Why do Professional Golfers play the Memorial Tournament?



Why do Professional Golfers play the Memorial Tournament?

Golfers often relish a chance to compete at the course that Jack built, as it is a uniquely difficult setup that tests every aspect of a player’s game. The Memorial also attracts players because it has a big purse. In fact, the prize money available at the tournament ranks top 10 on the PGA Tour.

What is the prize money for the 2022 Memorial Tournament?

A sweet sweet. With that, here’s everything you need to know about the money, including winner’s share, for the 2022 Memorial Tournament’s $12 million purse. (But we, sadly, can’t help with the milkshake recipe.

How much money does the winner of the Memorial Tournament get?

The winner at the Memorial earns a $2.16 million prize money payout. Horschel’s previous high came from winning the 2021 WGC-Dell Match Play in which he pulled in $1.82 million. The overall purse this week is $12 million. Here’s the prize money payout for each golfer who made the cut at Muirfield Village.

Should you buy a place in Muirfield Village after winning Memorial Tournament?

It pays to play well on the PGA Tour, folks. Just ask this week’s winner, Patrick Cantlay. The 29-year-old California native and Florida resident should think about buying a place in Muirfield Village after winning his second Memorial Tournament on Sunday at Jack Nicklaus’ place by defeating Collin Morikawa in a playoff.