Sadly for the three-time main champion, he completed in a tie for 54th this week. Spieth entered the week 27th on the FedEx Cup factors standings however slipped to 31st, with solely the highest 30 advancing to East Lake.
The ramifications of Spieth lacking out on the Tour Championship means he’ll violate the PGA Tour’s rule that states a participant should play in no less than 25 occasions all through the season, or add a brand new occasion they’d not performed within the final 4 years.
Spieth didn’t add a brand new occasion, and he has solely performed in 23 tournaments this season. The Ryder Cup will make 24, however he now has no probability at 25.
“I talked to the Tour a short time again and I did not actually assume a lot of it, and it turns into a scenario then, you understand,” Spieth mentioned, through golfchannel.com.
“I clearly settle for no matter wonderful it’s and transfer on and try to add one yearly, but it surely’s type of powerful.”