The 2017 Open victor – who secured the Masters and US Open titles in 2015 – has been set in a gathering with two kindred significant champions; Sergio Garcia won the Masters in April, and Bruce Koepka won the US Open in June. They will begin their first round off the tenth tee at 13:25 BST on Thursday.
Protecting champion Jimmy Walker starts at 18:25 close by Phil Mickelson and Jason Dufner.
World number one Dustin Johnson will be joined by Australian Jason Day and Swede Henrik Stenson at 13:35.
Rory McIlroy will be hoping to keep up the looks of frame appeared amid the Open at Royal Birkdale as he starts his mission for magnificence close to John Rahm and Rickie Fowler at 18:35 on Thursday