PGA TOUR Series-China will hold three Qualifying Tournaments before the 2018 Regular Season, the TOUR announced Tuesday. The Qualifying Tournaments, two for international players not from China and a Qualifying Tournament strictly for players from Mainland China, are set for January, February and March, with the beginning of the Regular Season expected to begin in mid-March.
The two International Qualifying Tournaments will be at the Mission Hills Golf Club in Haikou. The specific host site at Mission Hills’ 10 courses will be announced later. The first Qualifying Tournament is January 29th - February 4th followed by the second Qualifying Tournament from February 5th – 11th.
The Mainland China Qualifying Tournament is set for February 26th - March 2nd at a still-to-be-determined site.
At the two International Qualifying Tournaments, the field size will be 120 players. The low-15 finishers during the 72-hole tournament will receive full exemptions on 2018 PGA TOUR Series-China, while the next 25 finishers will be conditionally exempt.