The Open: Prize money list revealed for 145th event at Royal Troon

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The Champion Golfer of the Year will win £1,175,000 at The 145TH Open at Royal Troon.

The R&A announced that the total prize money will be £6,500,000, an increase of £200,000 from last year’s Championship.

Martin Slumbers, Chief Executive of The R&A, said, “The Open is one of the world’s great sporting events and it is important that this is reflected in the prize fund. We want to continue to attract the world’s best golfers to compete in the Championship each year and to enhance its global appeal.”

Prize money

 Place £           Place £

1 £1,175,000  36 £34,000

2 £675,000     37 £32,500

3 £433,000     38 £31,000

4 £337,000     39 £30,000

5 £271,000     40 £28,750

6 £235,000     41 £27,500

7 £201,000     42 £26,250

8 £170,000     43 £25,000

9 £149,000     44 £23,750

10 £135,000   45 £22,500

11 £122,000   46 £21,500

12 £108,750   47 £20,500

13 £102,000   48 £19,500

14 £95,500     49 £18,700

15 £89,500     50 £18,300

16 £82,000     51 £17,900

17 £78,000     52 £17,500

18 £74,000     53 £17,250

19 £71,000     54 £17,000

20 £68,000     55 £16,750

21 £64,500     56 £16,500

22 £61,500     57 £16,300

23 £58,250     58 £16,200

24 £55,000    59 £16,100

25 £53,000     60 £16,000

26 £50,750     61 £15,900

27 £48,750     62 £15,800

28 £47,000     63 £15,700

29 £45,000     64 £15,600

30 £43,250     65 £15,500

31 £41,500     66 £15,400

32 £39,250     67 £15,300

33 £38,000     68 £15,200

34 £36,750     69 £15,100

35 £35,500     70 £15,000

Prize money shall be allocated only to professional golfers.

If more than 70 professional golfers qualify for the final two rounds, additional prize money will be added. Prize money will decrease by £100 per qualifying place above 70 to a minimum of £9,000.

Non-qualifiers after two rounds: Leading 10 professional golfers and ties £4,625; next 20 professional golfers and ties £3,700; remaining professional golfers £3,100.