Day 3 of Phoenix Open sees another record-breaking crowd

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(Source: WM Phoenix Open Facebook page) (Source: WM Phoenix Open Facebook page)

It was another record-breaker at the TPC!

Saturday at the Waste Management Phoenix Open broke yet another attendance record, as 204,906 fans were on hand to watch the third round action.

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The previous record for Saturday attendance was 201,003, set just last year. This brings the total attendance for the week to 596,780, with Sunday’s fourth round yet to play.

A mere 21,585 fans are needed on Sunday to break 2016’s week-long total attendance record of 618,365.

Sunday attendance has never been below 23,650 (1991) in the 26 years daily attendance has been recorded.

2017 WM Phoenix Open Attendance Numbers:

Monday – 11,743

Tuesday – 29,801

Wednesday – 77,906* (75,380 in 2015)

Thursday – 103,420

Friday – 169,004* (160,415 in 2016)

Saturday – 204,906* (201,003 in 2016)

*Denotes New Record

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