Dell Technologies Match Play announces sell out of Weekly Grounds ticket
AUSTIN, Texas – The World Golf Championships-Dell Technologies Match Play is officially sold out for the third consecutive year, according to tournament officials, as the top 64 golfers in the world return to Austin Country Club on March 21-25, 2018. Although tickets are sold out once again, fans are encouraged to visit www.DellTechnologiesMatchPlay.com to purchase tickets through the official ticket exchange.
“We are excited to see the continued excitement and support of the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play from the Austin community as we announce the third consecutive sellout at Austin Country Club,” said Executive Director Jordan Uppleger. “Players and fans alike have raved the last two years about the on-site experience and energy in the crowd, and we’re expecting the 2018 event to be even bigger and better. For our fans who are still in search of tickets, we encourage them to visit our official ticket exchange to purchase tickets.”
As the tournament’s only authorized resale platform, the legitimacy of tickets purchased through the Exchange is guaranteed. Fans are encouraged to visit the Exchange to learn more about buying or selling tickets.
As the only head-to-head, match-play event on the PGA TOUR schedule, each of the top four players in the Official World Golf Rankings – Dustin Johnson (1), Justin Thomas (2), Jon Rahm (3) and Jordan Spieth (4) – are all set to compete in Austin. Two of the last three years the No. 1 player in the world – Rory McIlroy in 2015 and Dustin Johnson in 2017 – has gone on to win the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play. Jason Day became the No. 1 player in the world with his victory in Austin.
Those who purchased tickets are reminded that youth 18 and under will be admitted free all week when accompanied by a ticketed adult (one free youth ticket per each adult ticket will be available). This free ticket only applies for grounds tickets and not upgraded hospitality options.
The Dell Technologies Match Play is one of the most elite and exciting tournaments on golf’s calendar. Established in 1999, the Dell Technologies Match Play is one of four tournaments in the World Golf Championships series (Dell Technologies Match Play, Mexico Championship, Bridgestone Invitational, HSBC Champions) that are sanctioned and organized by the operational committee of the International Federation of PGA Tours, which includes the Asian Tour, European Tour, Japan Golf Tour, PGA TOUR, PGA Tour of Australasia and Sunshine Tour and are official events for all Tours across the globe (PGA TOUR, European Tour, Asian Tour, South African Tour, etc.)
Only the top 64 players in the Official World Golf Ranking are invited to play in the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play, a strict qualification guideline that ensures the field in Austin annually consists of the very best players from around the world from all Tours. It is a given that fans attending the Dell Technologies Match Play will see players like Jordan Spieth, Dustin Johnson, Justin Thomas, Jon Rahm and Phil Mickelson in the field.
The Dell Technologies Match Play has generated more than $17 million for charity since its inception, part of the more than $60 million raised for global charities since the advent of the World Golf Championships in 1999. For more information, visit www.WorldGolfChampionships.com.