One shot back, however, is one of the most talked-about golfers of 2022. Cameron Smith, back in Australia for the first time in three years but also back in contention for the first time in three weeks. The World No. 3 last teed at the LIV Golf team finale in Miami last month, when he helped lift his all-Australian foursome Punch GC to a second place finish. Smith’s defection to LIV in September came after a whirlwind year featuring three PGA Tour victories, including the 150th Open at St. Andrews in July, as well as a LIV win in Chicago in September.