Golf Rankings for Mayakoba Golf Classic
In 2008, Thatcher finished T9 at Cancun thanks to setting the course record in the third round. While he hasn’t competed here since 2009, Thatcher is a decent long shot among bottom-tier golfers.
Roberto Castro [Yahoo Class C] - World Ranking: #88
Castro has made all four cuts this season, but has yet to crack a top-30 finish. Currently 12th in total driving and 26th in All-Around Ranking, Castro might be able break through this week.
In five career starts at Cancun, Riley owns one top-15, two top-20s and four top-30 finishes. Riley opened his season with a T33, but missed the cut at Pebble.
After a hot start to 2011, Vegas began to fade missing six cuts in a stretch of seven starts at one point. Unfortunately, he’s missed two of his last three cuts, making last year’s T19 at Cancun a distant memory.
The captain of the 2012 European Ryder Cup team will make his first Tour start of the season in Cancun. Olazabal has competed in four events on the European Tour this year with a top-10 and a pair of top-12 finishes.
Price recently turned 55 years old and was an elite player during the early and mid-1990s. However, he remains a consistent golfer on the Champions Tour with two straight top-12 finishes this season.
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Charles Howell III
Jose Maria Olazabal