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European trio receive PGA Tour special temporary membership (Reuters)


Mar 5, 2017; Mexico City, MEX; Thomas Pieters plays his shot from the 15th tee during the final round of the WGC - Mexico Championship golf tournament  at Club de Golf Chapultepec.  Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports

(Reuters) – European Tour players Thomas Pieters, Tyrrell Hatton and Tommy Fleetwood have accepted Special Temporary Membership of the U.S. PGA Tour for the remainder of the 2016-17 season, the U.S. tour said on Monday. With a tied fifth finish at the WGC-Mexico Championship earlier this month, Belgian Pieters took his FedExCup points to 416, surpassing the points picked up by 150th-ranked player last season and making him eligible for the membership. England’s Hatton and Fleetwood became eligible after top-10 finishes at the Arnold Palmer Invitational earlier this month.



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