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PONTE VEDRA, Fla. -- The First Coast is looking forward to big money when THE PLAYERS Championship returns to TPC Sawgrass May 6-11.

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According to THE PLAYERS executive director, Matt Rapp, the tournament will provide several benefits to the local community including providing exposure from all around the world, creating a positive economic impact.

THE PLAYERS will give the region an opportunity to attract new businesses, increasing revenue and further economic development in the community.

The region is expected to bring in more than $151 million.

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