2019 British Open Championship money: Purse, winner's share, prize money payout
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2019 British Open Championship money: Purse, winner’s share, prize money payout



The 2019 British Open Championship purse is set for $10.75 million, with 73 professional players who made the cut after two rounds at Royal Portrush Golf Club in Portrush, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland, earning a paycheck this week.

The winner's share of the British Open Championship prize pool is at $1,935,000, with the second-place finisher taking home $1,120,000.

The British Open Championship field is headed by Shane Lowry, Tommy Fleetwood, Lee Westwood and Brooks Kopeka on the final day, with Lowry emerging as a six-shot winner to capture his first major title.

With less than 78 players making the 36-hole cut, all of the players are allowed to finish the tournament on Sunday and move up the leaderboard in the final round. The R&A does not subject players to the PGA Tour's secondary cut.

2019 British Open Championship prize money, winner's share, first-place payout

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POS PLAYER TO PAR R1 R2 R3 R4 TOTAL MONEY
1 Shane Lowry -15 67 67 63 72 269 $1,935,000
2 Tommy Fleetwood -9 68 67 66 74 275 $1,120,000
3 Tony Finau -7 68 70 68 71 277 $718,000
T4 Lee Westwood -6 68 67 70 73 278 $503,500
T4 Brooks Koepka -6 68 69 67 74 278 $503,500
T6 Robert MacIntyre -5 68 72 71 68 279 $313,000
T6 Tyrrell Hatton -5 68 71 71 69 279 $313,000
T6 Danny Willett -5 74 67 65 73 279 $313,000
T6 Rickie Fowler -5 70 69 66 74 279 $313,000
10 Patrick Reed -4 71 67 71 71 280 $223,000
T11 Francesco Molinari -3 74 69 72 66 281 $171,700
T11 Tom Lewis -3 75 68 68 70 281 $171,700
T11 Justin Thomas -3 71 70 68 72 281 $171,700
T11 Alexander Noren -3 68 71 68 74 281 $171,700
T11 Jon Rahm -3 68 70 68 75 281 $171,700
T16 Ryan Fox -2 68 75 70 69 282 $126,313
T16 Lucas Bjerregaard -2 70 68 74 70 282 $126,313
T16 Rory Sabbatini -2 70 70 71 71 282 $126,313
T16 Sang-hyun Park -2 69 72 68 73 282 $126,313
T20 Louis Oosthuizen -1 70 72 72 69 283 $91,350
T20 Stewart Cink -1 74 68 71 70 283 $91,350
T20 Doc Redman -1 71 71 71 70 283 $91,350
T20 Lucas Glover -1 72 69 71 71 283 $91,350
T20 Erik van Rooyen -1 70 68 72 73 283 $91,350
T20 Matthew Fitzpatrick -1 71 69 70 73 283 $91,350
T20 Cameron Smith -1 70 66 71 76 283 $91,350
T20 Henrik Stenson -1 70 69 68 76 283 $91,350
T20 Jordan Spieth -1 70 67 69 77 283 $91,350
T20 Justin Rose -1 69 67 68 79 283 $91,350
T30 Kevin Kisner E 70 71 70 73 284 $69,875
T30 Webb Simpson E 68 71 71 74 284 $69,875
T32 Kiradech Aphibarnrat 1 68 73 77 67 285 $56,278
T32 Jason Kokrak 1 74 69 74 68 285 $56,278
T32 Bernd Wiesberger 1 70 71 74 70 285 $56,278
T32 Andrew Wilson 1 76 67 71 71 285 $56,278
T32 Joost Luiten 1 73 69 71 72 285 $56,278
T32 Ernie Els 1 71 69 72 73 285 $56,278
T32 Byeong-Hun An 1 73 67 70 75 285 $56,278
T32 Andrew Putnam 1 70 67 70 78 285 $56,278
T32 Dylan Frittelli 1 68 69 70 78 285 $56,278
T41 Callum Shinkwin 2 70 71 75 70 286 $36,250
T41 Bubba Watson 2 72 71 73 70 286 $36,250
T41 Kyle Stanley 2 75 67 73 71 286 $36,250
T41 Benjamin Hebert 2 73 69 73 71 286 $36,250
T41 Inn-choon Hwang 2 72 71 70 73 286 $36,250
T41 Aaron Wise 2 72 69 71 74 286 $36,250
T41 Patrick Cantlay 2 70 71 71 74 286 $36,250
T41 Justin Harding 2 71 65 74 76 286 $36,250
T41 Russell Knox 2 70 71 68 77 286 $36,250
T41 Xander Schauffele 2 74 65 69 78 286 $36,250
T41 Matt Kuchar 2 70 68 69 79 286 $36,250
T52 Shubhankar Sharma 3 70 72 77 68 287 $28,080
T52 Branden Grace 3 70 71 75 71 287 $28,080
T52 Matt Wallace 3 73 70 72 72 287 $28,080
T52 Charley Hoffman 3 70 73 70 74 287 $28,080
T52 Dustin Johnson 3 72 67 72 76 287 $28,080
T57 Ashton Turner 4 69 74 77 68 288 $26,467
T57 Thorbjorn Olesen 4 72 68 77 71 288 $26,467
T57 Kevin Streelman 4 77 65 74 72 288 $26,467
T57 Paul Casey 4 72 70 73 73 288 $26,467
T57 Adam Hadwin 4 74 69 72 73 288 $26,467
T57 Graeme McDowell 4 73 70 68 77 288 $26,467
T63 Paul Waring 5 75 68 75 71 289 $25,800
T63 Jim Furyk 5 73 68 75 73 289 $25,800
T63 Mikko Korhonen 5 72 69 71 77 289 $25,800
T63 Romain Langasque 5 69 72 70 78 289 $25,800
T67 Thomas Pieters 6 72 68 74 76 290 $25,088
T67 Yosuke Asaji 6 72 71 71 76 290 $25,088
T67 Sergio Garcia 6 68 73 71 78 290 $25,088
T67 J.B. Holmes 6 66 68 69 87 290 $25,088
71 Eddie Pepperell 8 70 72 76 74 292 $24,625
T72 Nino Bertasio 9 72 71 75 75 293 $24,438
T72 Yuki Inamori 9 70 73 70 80 293 $24,438

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