The field for the event will be a minimum of 36 players, maximum 48 players, comprising :
1. Members of the 2000 US and International Teams from The Presidents Cup
2. Members of the 1999 US Ryder Cup Team
3. The top 12 players who are eligible for the European Ryder Cup Team, from the Volvo Order of Merit at the conclusion of the Victor Chandler British Masters (August 14th, 2000).