FedEx Cup play resumes
CHERRY HILLS, Colo. (AP) — This week’s PGA event, the BMW Championship in Colorado, is the third FedEx Cup playoff tournament. Last week’s winner, Chris Kirk, tops the standings with an eye on winning the $10 million prize that goes to the overall winner after next week’s event in Atlanta.
The top 70 in the FedEx Cup standings qualified for this week’s event. The field will be cut to 30 for next week’s Tour Championship at East Lake in Atlanta.
Entering this week’s tournament, Kirk has an 819-point lead over second-place Rory McIlroy. Hunter Mahan is third, 843 points back of Kirk.