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25. Rod Pampling [Yahoo Class C]

Pampling has made Bay Hill a track of obsession over recent campaigns and he has filed more than a few rounds below 70 along the way. He haven't seen much to suggest he is ready for a surge, but this course has been a friend.

26. Jeff Overton [Yahoo Class C] - World Ranking: #190

When you mention that the ability to go long can produce noteworthy opportunity, you have to feel good when you see Overton in the field. He is all about going long and he has, on occasion, flashed the iron play to back it up.

27. Brendon de Jonge [Yahoo Class B] - World Ranking: #74

It has been a running theme to put de Jonge near the bottom of our top 30 only to see him produce numbers worthy of more respect. He nearly joined the fight for a win at Innisbrook last week and his momentum could be too great to ignore this week.

28. Matteo Manassero [Yahoo Class C] - World Ranking: #57

Manassero has become the talk of the golf word with more than a few suggesting he is set to join the ranks of the game's elite before he reaches 20-years of age. His game is amazing and this course appears to be perfectly tailored for his style of play.

29. Jason Dufner [Yahoo Class B] - World Ranking: #16

Dufner is a course-specific suggestion who has consistently served fantasy owners well in working the lower tiers of their leagues at Bay Hill over recent campaigns. He may be playing the best golf his career right now.

30. Sergio Garcia [Yahoo Class C] - World Ranking: #7

If you want to believe your eyes, you may find Garcia is on the rise after a much-needed break from the game. He is a dangerous proposal based on recent history, but talent and ability are not in question. Sergio may be back on the prowl.


Yahoo Golf Cheat Sheet

Class A

1. Tiger Woods
7. Phil Mickelson
16. Rickie Fowler
22. Bubba Watson

Class B

2. Justin Rose
4. Ernie Els
8. Jim Furyk
9. Ian Poulter
10. Dustin Johnson
12. Hunter Mahan
17. Kenny Perry
18. Bo Van Pelt
23. Martin Laird
27. Brendon de Jonge
29. Jason Dufner

Class C

3. Retief Goosen - NE
6. Kevin Na
11. Graeme McDowell
13. Robert Allenby
14. Scott Verplank
15. Boo Weekley
19. Camilo Villegas
20. Sean O'Hair
21. Charl Schwartzel
24. Paul Goydos
25. Rod Pampling
26. Jeff Overton
28. Matteo Manassero
30. Sergio Garcia
 


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