Mcllroy Commits to 2020 Travelers Championship

Bill Pearse
August 28, 2019 - 7:56 pm

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(HARTFORD,Conn./WTIC)-  The Travelers Championship has announced  2018-2019 FedEx Cup winner Rory Mcllroy has committed to the tournament next June.Mcllroy won the TOUR Championship in Atlanta last weekend  and became only the second player to win the season-long  FedEx Cup points championship twice.

Mcllroy  is coming off one of his best  seasons  on the PGA TOUR,with 14  top 10 finishes in 19 starts. Along with the TOUR Championship, Mcllroy also won The Players Championship and   the RBC Canadian Open in 2019.

Mcllroy said "I really missed playing  at TPC River Highlands this year, so I'm looking forward to coming back in 2020".Mcllroy tied for 17th at the 2017 Travelers  Championship and finished 12th in 2018.

The 202 Traveles  Championship will be held June 22-28 at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell.