The list of 48 players has been revealed for the first event of 2023 as the new LIV Golf season gets underway at El Camaleon Golf Course in Mayakoba, Mexico.
The LIV Golf tour has an expanded 2023 schedule of 14 events for the second year of the series and some new faces will make their debut in Mexico from February 24-26.
The season-opening LIV Golf Mayakoba is being staged at the El Camaleon Golf Course which has previously staged PGA Tour events.
There are six new faces for the new season, some team swaps and two new teams names.
Mito Pereira, Sebastian Munoz, Danny Lee and Brendan Steele have made the move over from the PGA Tour and Dean Burmester and Thomas Pieters have joined from the DP World Tour.
There are also two new teams to look out for with the Cam Smith-led Punch GC now known as Ripper GC and Bubba Watson’s Niblicks GC changing to the RangeGoats GC.
In some team switches, Matt Wolff has joined Brooks Koepka’s Smash GC, Peter Uihlein is in at Aces GC in place of Talor Gooch, who moves to the RangeGoats GC.
LIV Golf Mayakoba Players
- Abraham Ancer
- Richard Bland
- Dean Burmester
- Paul Casey
- Eugenio Chacarra
- Bryson DeChambeau
- Sergio Garcia
- Talor Gooch
- Branden Grace
- Sam Horsfield
- Charles Howell III
- Dustin Johnson
- Matt Jones
- Martin Kaymer
- Sihwan Kim
- Brooks Koepka
- Chase Koepka
- Jason Kokrak
- Anirban Lahiri
- Danny Lee
- Marc Leishman
- Graeme McDowell
- Phil Mickelson
- Jediah Morgan
- Sebastian Munoz
- Kevin Na
- Joaquin Niemann
- Louis Oosthuizen
- Carlos Ortiz
- Mito Pereira
- Pat Perez
- Thomas Pieters
- James Piot
- Ian Poulter
- David Puig
- Patrick Reed
- Charl Schwartzel
- Cameron Smith
- Brendan Steele
- Henrik Stenson
- Cameron Tringale
- Peter Uihlein
- Harold Varner III
- Scott Vincent
- Bubba Watson
- Lee Westwood
- Bernd Wiesberger
- Matthew Wolff
LIV Golf Mayakoba Format
The 48 players have been drawn into 12 teams of four and play for individual victory and team victory in each event across three days of competition.
The LIV Golf team event will run throughout the entire schedule with each tournament taking place across four hours with shotgun starts.
There will be an individual winner in Mayakoba and the 12 teams will be ranked based on the best two scores from the four players in the first two rounds and three from four in the final round.
LIV Golf Team Championship Miami Players & Teams
The team names, captains and line-ups for the Mexico event are:
- Torque GC: Captain Joaquin Niemann, Mito Pereira, Sebastian Munoz, David Puig
- Majesticks GC: Captains Ian Poulter and Henrik Stenson, Lee Westwood, Sam Horsfield
- Smash GC: Captain Brooks Koepka, Chase Koepka, Matt Wolff, Jason Kokrak
- 4 Aces GC: Captain Dustin Johnson, Patrick Reed, Pat Perez, Peter Uihlein
- Fire Balls GC: Captain Sergio Garcia, Abe Ancer, Carlos Ortiz, Eugenio Chacarra
- HY Flyers GC: Captain Phil Mickelson, James Piot, Brendan Steele, Cam Tringale
- Iron Heads GC: Captain Kevin Na, Scott Vincent, Danny Lee, Sihwan Kim
- RangeGoats GC: Captain Bubba Watson, Talor Gooch, Thomas Pieters, Harold Varner III
- Ripper GC: Captain Cam Smith, Marc Leishman, Matt Jones, Jed Morgan
- Cleeks GC: Captain Martin Kaymer, Bernd Wiesberger, Richard Bland, Graeme McDowell
- Crushers GC: Captain Bryson DeChambeau, Paul Casey, Anirban Lahiri, Charles Howell III
- Stinger GC: Captain Louis Oosthuizen, Branden Grace, Dean Burmester, Charl Schwartzel
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