Mayakoba Golf Classic: What to know for the week in Mexico
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After a week off to celebrate Thanksgiving and let The Match III captivate the golf world, the PGA Tour returns with the Mayakoba Golf Classic for the final official tournament of 2020.

El Camaleon Golf Course will host the event for the 14th time. Stars such as Justin Thomas and Brooks Koepka will squeeze in one last start before the calendar flips.

When: Dec. 3-6
Where: Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Date Channel Time (ET)
Thurs. Dec. 3 Golf Channel 2-5 p.m.
Fri. Dec. 4 Golf Channel 2-5 p.m.
Sat. Dec. 5 Golf Channel 2-5 p.m.
Sun. Dec. 6 NBC 1-4 p.m.

Previous winners

2019: Brendon Todd (-20) over three players
2018: Matt Kuchar (-22) over Danny Lee
2017: Patton Kizzire (-19) over Rickie Fowler
2016: Pat Perez (-21) over Gary Woodland
2015: Graeme McDowell (-18) over Jason Bohn, Russell Knox
2014: Charley Hoffman (-17) over Shawn Stefani
2013: Harris English (-21) over Brian Stuard

The field

Continuing with the trend of strong fields in the fall swing, the group headed to Mexico this week is the best in tournament history. World No. 3 Thomas headlines the 132-man field with Koepka, Tony Finau, Daniel Berger, and Viktor Hovland also making the trip south.

Featured Groups

Group: Rickie Fowler, Abraham Ancer, Gary Woodland
Thursday - 7:40 a.m.
Friday - 12:10 p.m.

Group: Justin Thomas, Viktor Hovland, Joaquin Niemann
Thursday - 7:50 a.m.
Friday - 12:20 p.m.

Group: Tony Finau, Sebastian Munoz, Corey Conners
Thursday - 12:10 p.m.
Friday - 7:40 a.m.

Group: Brooks Koepka, Carlos Ortiz, Brendon Todd
Thursday - 12:20 p.m.
Friday - 7:50 a.m.

The full list of groups and tee times can be found here.

The course

PGA Tour

El Camaleon Golf Course is a 7,017-yard, par-71 resort layout designed by Greg Norman. The venue is set right on the Caribbean Sea with a number of holes nestled up against the beach.

"It's so beautiful here," Thomas said of the setting. "The beach, the golf course is pretty, so many holes on the water. It's a great, great relaxing venue and a nice way to end the PGA Tour year before we start off in Kapalua."

Because it's a resort course, the winning score typically lingers in the 20-under area, so expect plenty of low numbers this week.

Betting corner

Justin Thomas +800
Brooks Koepka +1000
Harris English +1600
Tony Finau +1800
Abraham Ancer +2200
Daniel Berger +2200
Russell Henley +2200
Viktor Hovland +2500
Rickie Fowler +2800
Corey Conners +3200
Joaquin Niemann +3200
Will Zalatoris +3200
Billy Horschel +4000
Charles Howell III +4000
Brian Harman +4500
Carlos Ortiz +4500
Emiliano Grillo +4500
Joel Dahmen +4500
Brendon Todd +5000
Marc Leishman +5000
Sebastian Munoz +5000

(Odds source: theScore Bet)

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