The field for the tournament will be 156 players.
(a) The leading 69 players from the European Tour 2010 Exemption Category list.
(b) The leading 69 players from the European Challenge Tour 2010 Exemption Category list.
(c) The leading 4 French professionals from the top 25 of the French National Order of Merit 2009, not otherwise exempt in (a) or (b) above.
(d) 14 invitations – 4 Asian Tour & 4 China Tour members must be included within these invitations.
Note: Players at all times will be ranked in their higher category, with the European Tour Exemption Category list taking precedence over the European Challenge Tour Exemption Category list.