WORLD NO. 4 CAM SMITH JOINS FIELD FOR 2022 RBC CANADIAN OPEN
Aussie star & reigning The Players champion joins stellar field with defending champion and
World No. 7 Rory McIlroy, World No. 1 Scottie Scheffler and World No. 11 Dustin Johnson
(May 9, 2022) One of the hottest golfers on the planet is sure to be a fan-favourite at St.
George’s Golf and Country Club in Toronto as world no. 4 Cameron Smith will compete in the
2022 RBC Canadian Open.
Competing in his third RBC Canadian Open, the 28-year-old Aussie is having a stellar season
with five top-10 finishes including victories at The Player Championship and the Sentry
Tournament of Champions in addition to a T3 finish at the Masters. Currently ranked no. 3 on
the 2022 FedEx Cup, Smith is a 5-time winner on the PGA TOUR.
“I’ve heard how much positive momentum there is for the return of the RBC Canadian Open. I’m
actually pretty excited to get back to Canada for the first time since 2017 and keen to play St.
George’s, which I hear is one of the top courses in the country,” said Smith. “Similar to back
home in Australia, Canada’s golf fans seem really passionate and I’m looking forward to
heading up Toronto in June to compete in their National Open.”
Internationally, Smith is a two-time winner of the Australian PGA Championship, was a member
of the International Team at the 2019 President’s Cup and competed for Australia at the 2020
Smith joins a strong field includes defending champion and world no. 7 Rory McIlroy, world no.
1 and reigning Masters champion Scottie Scheffler, and world no. 11 Dustin Johnson along with
other members of Team RBC.