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2023 Open Championship Purse and Payout Breakdown

By Jeff Stinger

The PGA TOUR is ending its annual run of exciting major tournaments with a bang this week, as the action tees off from Royal Liverpool for the 151st installment of The Open Championship. Being the final major event of the season, there’s definitely a sizeable pot of gold at the other end of the British Open’s rainbow.

Nitrobetting is here to help turn your golf bets from bogeys to birdies. This time, let’s take a breather from the thrilling golf betting action to find out the total prize money at stake in The Open Championship 2023.

2023 Open Championship Event Info

  • When: Thursday, July 20 – Sunday, July 23
  • Where: Royal Liverpool Golf Club, Wirral, England
  • TV: Golf Channel
  • Live Stream: GolfChannel.com
  • Purse: $16,500,000

The Open Championship 2023, also widely referred to as the British Open, is the oldest golf tournament in the entire world with a history spanning over a century and a half. This is the 13th time that the Royal Liverpool Golf Club in the small town of Hoylake will host The Open, with the venue last hosting the event in 2014.

A massive prize purse worth $16.5 million is at stake in Royal Liverpool this week. That’s a whopping $2.5 million increase from last year’s edition of the British Open, as this season’s winner of the tourney is now set to take home close to $3 million for the top prize.

Here’s how the $16.5 million prize money will be distributed to the top 10 finishers in The Open Championship 2023:

  • 1st Place: $2,970,000
  • 2nd Place: $1,782,000
  • 3rd Place: $1,112,000
  • 4th Place: $792,000
  • 5th Place: $660,000
  • 6th Place: $594,000
  • 7th Place: $552,750
  • 8th Place: $511,500
  • 9th Place: $478,500
  • 10th Place: $445,500

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*All odds stated are subject to change without prior notice.