|Tuesday Mar 07, 2023|
The Players Championship is obviously not a major, but the list of the tournament's multiple winners is major caliber. Six players — all major champions — have won the Players two or more times: Jack Nicklaus (1974, 1976, 1978), Tiger Woods (2001, 2013), Davis Love III (1992, 2003), Hal Sutton (1983, 2000), Steve Elkington (1991, 1997) and Fred Couples (1983, 1996).
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> Question of the week: Why should the Players Championship, which this week will feature 43 of the top 50 players in the Official World Golf Ranking (as of Friday's field release), not be considered in the same discussion as the four majors — or should it?
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