WGC - HSBC Champions

Oct 25 - Oct 28

Prize money: US$10,000,000

Note: HFH RANK refers to players’ rankings on the Asian Tour’s Habitat for Humanity Standings following the WGC - HSBC Champions.

Number of Players in the field: 78

a Winners of the 2018 Masters, US Open Championship, British Open Championship, US PGA Championship and Players Championship.
1 Patrick REED United States of America
2 Brooks KOEPKA United States of America
3 Francesco MOLINARI Italy
b Winners of the 2017 WGC-HSBC Champions, 2018 WGC-Mexico Championship, WGC-Dell Technologies Matchplay Championship and WGC-Bridgestone Invitational
4 Justin ROSE England
c Players ranked within the top 50 of the OWGR as of Monday 8th October 2018.
5 Dustin JOHNSON United States of America
6 Rory MCILROY United Kingdom
7 Jon RAHM Spain
8 Tommy FLEETWOOD England
9 Jason DAY Australia
10 Tony FINAU United States of America
11 Xander SCHAUFFELE United States of America
12 Alex NOREN Sweden
13 Paul CASEY England
14 Hideki MARUYAMA Japan
15 Patrick CANTLAY United States of America
16 Tyrrell HATTON England
17 Kyle STANLEY United States of America
18 Rafa CABRERA BELLO Spain
19 Keegan BRADLEY United States of America
20 Cameron SMITH Australia
21 Ian POULTER England
22 Billy HORSCHEL United States of America
23 Kiradech APHIBARNRAT Thailand
24 Matthew FITZPATRICK England
25 Brian HARMAN United States of America
26 Adam SCOTT Australia
27 Kevin NA United States of America
28 Charley HOFFMAN United States of America
29 Thorbjorn OLESEN Denmark
30 Brandt SNEDEKER United States of America
31 Branden GRACE South Africa
32 Byeonghun AN Korea (Republic of)
33 Satoshi KODAIRA Japan
d Players ranked within the top 30 of the final 2017/2018 Fedex Cup Points List.
34 Patton KIZZIRE United States of America
35 Emiliano GRILLO Argentina
36 Andrew PUTNAM United States of America
37 Chez REAVIE United States of America
38 C. T. PAN Chinese Taipei
e Players ranked within the top 30 of the 2018 Race to Dubai Rankings as of Monday 15th October 2018.
39 Russell KNOX Scotland
40 Lucas BJERREGAARD Denmark
41 Alexander BJORK Sweden
42 Ryan FOX New Zealand
43 Brandon STONE South Africa
44 Jorge CAMPILLO Spain
45 Matt WALLACE England
46 Haotong LI China
47 Shubhankar SHARMA India
48 Julian SURI United States of America
49 Thomas PIETERS Belgium
50 Andy SULLIVAN England
51 Alexander LEVY France
52 Adrian OTAEGUI Spain
f The leading 4 committed players not otherwise exempt in (a) - (e) above from the 2018 Asian Tour Order of Merit as of Monday 8th October 2018.
53 Sanghyun PARK Korea (Republic of)
54 Scott VINCENT Zimbabwe
55 Gaganjeet BHULLAR India
56 Justin HARDING South Africa
g The leading 2 committed players not otherwise exempt in (a) - (e) above from the 2018 Japan Golf Tour Order of Merit as of Monday 15th October 2018.
57 Yuki INAMORI Japan
58 Yuta IKEDA Japan
h The leading 2 committed players not otherwise exempt in (a) - (e) above from the final 2017 PGA Tour of Australasia Order of Merit.
59 Brett RUMFORD Australia
60 Adam BLAND Australia
i The leading 2 committed players not otherwise exempt in (a) - (e) above from the final 2017/2018 Sunshine Tour Order of Merit
61 George COETZEE South Africa
62 Erik VAN ROOYEN South Africa
j 6 Chinese Players not otherwise exempt above.
63 Ashun WU China
64 YUAN Yechun China
65 Xin-Jun ZHANG China
66 XIAO Bowen China
67 LIANG Wen-chong China
68 LIU Yanwei China
k "RESERVE" NB. If there are less than 78 players entered through Categories (a) - (j) above, then further players who are not otherwise exempt will be selected in following order.
69 John CATLIN United States of America
70 RITCHIE JC South Africa
71 Jason NORRIS Australia
72 Andrea PAVAN Italy
73 Pat PEREZ United States of America
74 Adam HADWIN Canada
75 Sihwan KIM United States of America
76 Oliver BEKKER South Africa
77 Jason SCRIVENER Australia