The second Main of the 12 months is in full swing. Gamers are out on the sector to earn their spots on the weekend, taking part in on a area that, from the outcomes, seems extra like a U.S. Open (proper now there are solely 11 gamers underneath par).
Pga Championship, prizes
As a substitute, what is definite is the prize bundle that belongs to the subsequent PGA Championship Champion. 1. The jackpot At current, the highest prize for the event winner continues to be set at $2.7 million (the whole prize pool is $15 million).
It’s believable that, earlier than the tip of the event, the announcement of the upward adjustment of the determine will arrive, given the coverage of accelerating prize cash in progress on the opposite aspect of the Atlantic. 2. The trophy The Wanamaker Trophy stays within the arms of the winner for a 12 months, who carries it over to the subsequent version and receives a scaled-down copy.
3. The lifetime exemption PGA winners are eligible to take part within the event for all times. The one different Main that applies this rule is the Masters Event. 4. Exemption for different Majors The PGA Championship Champion is invited to hitch the opposite Majors for the subsequent 5 years.
5. The Tour Card 5 years of Constitution on the PGA Tour, and as many on the DP World Tour, are an fascinating profit. 6. World Rating factors As with the opposite Majors, there are 100 OWGR factors which might be as a result of winner and which, in essence, assure him to stay within the prime 50 gamers of the rating for the next 18 months.
7. FedEx factors Additionally on this case the dowry of FedEx factors as a result of winner (600) is an identical to these of the opposite Majors. That is 100 factors greater than a “normal” PGA Tour occasion. 8. Invites to different tournaments The winner of Oak Hill, like his predecessors, receives invites to The Gamers Championship for the subsequent 5 years, in addition to invites to different Excursions occasions for which he obtained the Constitution.
9.Champions Dinner The normal dinner of the Champions, established in 1965, differs from that of the Masters in that it’s open to the households of the gamers, whereas in Augusta solely the Previous Champions and the President of the Augusta Nationwide take part.