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
All kinds of characters out at @WMPhoenixOpen on Saturday. 204,906 fans set a new tournament record. pic.twitter.com/zXOArKbRoo— Mark McClune (@MarkMcClune) February 5, 2017
All kinds of characters out at @WMPhoenixOpen on Saturday. 204,906 fans set a new tournament record. pic.twitter.com/zXOArKbRoo
Record attendance (204,906)! Recap with tomorrow's groupings & times - https://t.co/XMalCXUt0f #WMPO #greenestshow #thepeoplesopen #RESPECT pic.twitter.com/0uoKuU4tT7— WM Phoenix Open (@WMPhoenixOpen) February 5, 2017
Record attendance (204,906)! Recap with tomorrow's groupings & times - https://t.co/XMalCXUt0f #WMPO #greenestshow #thepeoplesopen #RESPECT pic.twitter.com/0uoKuU4tT7
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