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Four top-25 Masters finishers commit to Zurich Classic

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NEW ORLEANS (WAFB) -

One American and three international stars commit to the Zurich Classic following top-25 finishes in the 2016 Masters.

American J.B. Holmes, ranked 21st in the Official World Golf Rankings, and tied for fourth in this week’s Masters tournament, joins international stars Danny Lee, Jamie Donaldson and Angel Cabrera in the 2016 Zurich Classic of New Orleans, announced Steve Worthy, CEO of the Fore!Kids Foundation, producer of the tournament.

The most recent group of commitments joins Jason Day (#1 in OWGR), Rickie Fowler (#5 OWGR) and defending Zurich Classic champion Justin Rose (#10 OWGR) in the field for the 2016 Zurich Classic of New Orleans.

The tournament will be played April 25-May 1, 2016 at TPC Louisiana in Westwego. Purse for 2016 totals $7.0 million, with the winner taking home $1,260,000.

Former LSU Tigers commit to Zurich Classic.

Information provided by Fore! Kids Foundation and Zurich Classic Media Relations.

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