John Henderson and Scott Mitchell are among those to have still received invitations to participate in the UK Open from March 1 to 3. In addition to the 128 Tour Card holders, 16 Rileys Amateur Qualifiers, eight Development Tour qualifiers and Challenge Tour qualifiers are also competing.
The eight highest-ranked players on the 2023 PDC Challenge Tour Order of Merit who do not have a PDC Tour Card this year are eligible for a starting spot at the UK Open.
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These players do have to start the tournament from the first round. Through this, Henderson and Mitchell may still make the trip to Minehead.