Each team will have the top twelve world ranked players from their respective team countries based on the Rolex World Rankings as of September 30, 2016.
- The East Team will have 12 members and one captain.
- Players will be representing Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, China, New Zealand, and Australia.
- There will be a minimum of one professional from each country and not more than three from any one country.
- The West Team will have 12 members and one captain.
- Four professionals representing North and South America,
- Six professionals representing the United Kingdom, Europe, Africa
- Two members will be Invitations by the Tournament Chairman