2022 Sentry Tournament of Champions Power Rankings: Top Picks to Win at Kapalua Course

Published 01/02/2022, 4:30 PM EST
Golf – The 149th Open Championship – Royal St George’s, Sandwich, Britain – July 16, 2021 Collin Morikawa of the U.S. on the green during the second round REUTERS/Paul Childs


The PGA Tour will be back as the off-season comes to an end. Meanwhile, the 2022 Sentry Tournament of Champions will be the first event of the new year. This Championship tournament is all set to begin from January 6 at Kapalua course in Hawaii. Hence, the fans will have an exciting weekend as the PGA Tour begins. 

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Sentry Tournament of Champions is one of the most incredible and competitive events on the tour. The winners of a PGA Tour event are eligible for making it a competitive event. This year there are around 39-players in the field, with players like Phil Mickelson, Jordan Spieth, and others.

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2022 Sentry Tournament of champions power rankings

5. Patrick Cantlay

Patrick Cantlay, the three-time winner last year on the PGA Tour, will start as one of the favorites to win this event. He has been in some extraordinary form, and hence he will be hopeful of continuing the same this year as well. 

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4. Viktor Hovland

After winning the World Wide Technology at Mayakoba in November 2021, Hovland has been playing some exceptional golf. Apart from this, he even won Tiger Woods’ Hero World Challenge. So his red hot form and remarkable iron play can get him victorious in the first event of the 2022 PGA Tour. 

3. Justin Thomas

Justin Thomas has won this event twice. Hence, he certainly knows a few things to succeed in the Sentry Tournament of Champions. So he will be looking to get his third victory and add one more trophy to his cabinet this year. 

Golf – Scottish Open – The Renaissance Club, North Berwick, Scotland, Britain – July 11, 2021 Justin Thomas of the U.S. during the final round REUTERS/Russell Cheyne

2. Jon Rahm

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Probably the best player of the 2021 PGA Tour will be hoping to start his year with a bang. Moreover, his game perfectly suits the course as Jon is incredible with his iron play and game on the greens. 

1. Collin Morikawa

Since iron play is going to be imperative on this course, we cannot leave Collin Morikawa. He is an impeccable iron player, and if he can manage to keep his tee shots in the fairway and have a decent game on the greens. Then certainly he is going to be the top contender to lift the trophy this week. 

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So these are the power rankings for the 2022 Sentry Tournament of Champions. But who are your top picks to win this week? Do let us know in the comments section below.  

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Amey Kulkarni

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Amey Kulkarni is a Golf writer at EssentiallySports. He is currently pursuing his Bachelor’s degree in mass media from HR College, Mumbai. Before joining EssentiallySports he used to write articles on Golf and Cricket on his personal blog cricgolf.

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