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Quentin Batalillon

General News 2024

2024 LIV Golf Nashville: top golfers with high winning chances examined\

As the big fever at Pinehurst No. 2 subsides, Nashville is the next stop for LIV Golf. With the US Open winning lead in the field and glorious prospects alongside their shining teams, a lot seems possible this coming weekend.

Although full of new and unpredictable endings, Nashville’s many attractions, including that of a glorious music city, have a lot to offer, including money. A total of $25 million is at stake in Nashville, with a whopping $20 million set aside for individual winnings and $5 million for the team competition. The individual winner’s payout is $4 million, while the winning team will earn $3 million. So with this in mind, who has the best chance to seize the opportunity in Nashville?

Who are the individual potential winners?

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1. Bryson DeChambeau

After a big win over No. 2 Pinehurst and a big jump up the OWGR rankings, Bryson DeChambeau has all the promise to make Nashville his winning ground. With four top-10 finishes this season and no wins, Nashville may be the right place and time for DeChambeau to increase his current 15th position in the individual standings, as he did at OWGR.

2. Brooks Koepka

With a total of four top 10 finishes in LIV Golf this season and a win in Singapore, it’s possible Koepka shines brightly in Nashville to compensate for the withdrawal of his name from Olympic consideration in Paris. It’s possible a win in Nashville will boost his current 4th-place finish.

3. Sergio Garcia

A win in Nashville will increase Garcia’s chances of skyrocketing in individual rankings. In addition to the many financial benefits, it will be Nashville’s first individual victory this season. His best bets so far have been at Mayakoba and Miami, while his worst finish has been a T40 finish in Adelaide.

4. Paul Casey

Hoping for his first win this season, a fourth place finish in the top 10 (and possibly a win) could be on the line for Casey. A win or a top finish in Nashville could even increase his current position of 13th.

5. Talor Gooch

With a total of four top-10 finishes and a high rank of 8 in his individual rankings, Gooch’s mastery could lead him to a multi-million dollar payday in Nashville.

But what about the predicted team play ranks?

Which teams promise to win?

1. Fireballs GC

The fiery Fireballs GC are the talk of the town in the Gulf city. With the likes of Sergio Garcia and Abraham Ancer topping the league’s individual rankings in the top-10, and David Puig’s strong T3 finish in Houston, coupled with the team’s T2 finishes in Singapore and Houston, Fireballs GC look to have the best chance of a glorious season. victory in Nashville.

Fun fact: David Puig’s fate at the Paris Olympics has been sealed as part of the Spanish team.

2. Destroy GC

Led by Brooks Koepka, Smash GC is all set to revive its former glory and channel it in Nashville. After a win-win season in Vegas, a top-3 finish in Jeddah, a fourth-place finish in Singapore and most recently a T2 finish in Houston, Koepka’s team looks to enter Nashville with a bright past and a bright prospect in the future. . Both Koepka and Talor Gooch are at the peak of their games in the embellished 54-hole competition.

3. Link GC

The flawless Torque GC has consistently finished in the top 5 for most of the season, except in Singapore. With a third-place finish in the overall team standings, Nashville could be the Joaquin Niemann-led team’s first win. Known for their mastery of making birdies, Niemann’s top-level leadership might just give his persistent team their dream victory.

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4. Cleeks WG

After earning their first-ever team victory in Houston, the captain Martin Kaymer-led team could continue their streak in Nashville. It seems the team has every intention of taking ownership of the Nashville field, with the able support of Adrian Meronk and their cumulative accurate ball striking their efforts could be fruitful.

5. Breakers GC

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With the 2024 US Open winner in the lead, the Crushers GC have all the promise of achieving their third victory this season in Nashville. After a horrific injury, Nashville will see the return of Charles Howell III. With their charm in driving accuracy, GIR rate and scrambling, it’s possible that Bryson DeChambeau adds Nashville to his glittering streak.

All in all, only time can tell Nashville’s true winner. After all, luck is not constant or persistent, unlike many of these teams.