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How much each player won at the 2019 U.S. Open



Gary Woodland withstood an onslaught from Brooks Koepka to win the 2019 U.S. Open and with it take home the winner’s check for $2.25 million. That’s just under $1 million more than Graeme McDowell ($1.35 million) won when he claimed the U.S. Open title at Pebble Beach back in 2010.

Earlier this year, the USGA announced that the U.S. Open purse was being increased to $12.5 million overall, making it the most lucrative tournament overall on the PGA Tour alongside The Players. Here’s a look at how much each golfer who made the cut earned at Pebble Beach.

1: Gary Woodland, -13, $2,250,000

2: Brooks Koepka, -10, $1,350,000

T-3: Xander Schauffele, -7, $581,872

T-3: Jon Rahm, -7, $581,872

T-3: Chez Reavie, -7, $581,872

T-3: Justin Rose, -7, $581,872

T-7: Adam Scott, -6, $367,387

T-7: Louis Oosthuizen, -6, $367,387

T-9: Henrik Stenson, -5, $288,715

T-9: Chesson Hadley, -5, $288,715

T-9: Rory McIlroy, -5, $288,715

T-12: Viktor Hovland, -4, (A)

T-12: Matt Fitzpatrick, -4, $226,609

T-12: Matt Wallace, -4, $226,609

T-12: Danny Willett, -4, $226,609

T-16: Webb Simpson, -3, $172,455

T-16: Francesco Molinari, -3, $172,455

T-16: Byeong Hun An, -3, $172,455

T-16: Graeme McDowell, -3, $172,455

T-16: Matt Kuchar, -3, $172,455

T-21: Paul Casey, -2, $117,598

T-21: Alex Prugh, -2, $117,598

T-21: Tiger Woods, -2, $117,598

T-21: Jason Day, -2, $117,598

T-21: Tyrrell Hatton, -2, $117,598

T-21: Hideki Matsuyama, -2, $117,598

T-21: Patrick Cantlay, -2, $117,598

T-28: Sepp Straka, -1, $86,071

T-28: Shane Lowry, -1, $86,071

T-28: Jim Furyk, -1, $86,071

T-28: Nate Lashley, -1, $86,071

T-32: Marcus Kinhult, E, $72,928

T-32: Patrick Reed, E, $72,928

T-32: Billy Horschel, E, $72,928

T-35: Aaron Wise, +1, $57,853

T-35: Bryson DeChambeau, +1, $57,853

T-35: Collin Morikawa, +1, $57,853

T-35: Martin Kaymer, +1, $57,853

T-35: Jason Dufner, +1, $57,853

T-35: Marc Leishman, +1, $57,853

T-35: Dustin Johnson, +1, $57,853

T-35: Brandon Wu, +1, (A)

T-43: Andrew Putnam, +2, $41,500

T-43: Rory Sabbatini, +2, $41,500

T-43: Erik Van Rooyen, +2, $41,500

T-43: Tom Hoge, +2, $41,500

T-43: Rickie Fowler, +2, $41,500

T-43: Nick Taylor, +2, $41,500

T-49: Kevin Kisner, +3, $31,385

T-49: Daniel Berger, +3, $31,385

T-49: Abraham Ancer, +3, $31,385

T-52: Phil Mickelson, +4, $27,181

T-52: Charles Howell III, +4, $27,181

T-52: Carlos Ortiz, +4, $27,181

T-52: Sergio Garcia, +4, $27,181

T-52: Haotong Li, +4, $27,181

T-52: Scott Piercy, +4, $27,181

T-58: Charlie Danielson, +5, $25,350

T-58: Zach Johnson, +5, $25,350

T-58: Andy Pope, +5, $25,350

T-58: Adri Arnaus, +5, $25,350

T-58: Harris English, +5, $25,350

T-58: Emiliano Grillo, +5, $25,350

T-58: Chandler Eaton, +5, (A)

T-65: Justin Walters, +6, $23,851

T-65: Kyle Stanley, +6, $23,851

T-65: Brian Stuard, +6, $23,851

T-65: Rafa Cabrera Bello, +6, $23,851

T-65: Tommy Fleetwood, +6, $23,851

T-65: Jordan Spieth, +6, $23,851

71: Rhys Enoch, +7, $22,977

T-72: Cameron Smith, +8, $22,353

T-72: Luke Donald, +8, $22,353

T-72: Clement Sordet, +8, $22,353

T-72: Billy Hurley III, +8, $22,353

76: Bernd Wiesberger, +10, $21,728

77: Brandt Snedeker, +11, $21,478

78: Chip McDaniel, +13, $21,224

79: Michael Thorbjornsen, +20, (A)

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Gianni is a freelance writer. He holds a Bachelor of Arts as well as a Diploma in Sports Journalism. He can be contacted at Follow him on Twitter @giannimosquito

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  1. Carl Spackler

    Jun 17, 2019 at 9:44 am

    So does Hovland get $226,609 in pro shop credit?

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The 6 best #GolfWRX photos on Instagram today (2.28.20)



In this segment, we’ll be taking a look at some of the best #GolfWRX tagged photos on Instagram. In case you aren’t already, there’s a whole load of action going on at our page, so follow us: @golfwrx

Let’s get to it then, here are six of the best #GolfWRX photos from the past 24 hours.

Tommy Fleetwood testing out an Axis1 flat-stick at the Honda.

Slick looking custom covers from Sugar Skull Golf.

Great looking new creation from Olson.

Nice restoration job from Kick Stand Putters.

Two Talent’s “Daddy Shark”

BogeyBaller showcasing Moraga Country Club, Moraga.

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GolfWRX Spotlight: Evalu18 – ‘Evaluating golf architecturally’



When it comes to course directories with an emphasis on past and present architects, Evalu18 is likely to be one of the most in-depth—for UK and Ireland golf courses—you’re ever likely to see—highlighted by the site’s wealth of information and user-friendly navigation.

Jasper Miners, a Canadian now living in London, is the brains behind Evalu18. He explained to me how the concept began as a map with courses that he wanted to play based on his extensive research, which was then added to based on the recommendations of others. Frustrated by the lack of an easy way to access the information in a modern format – he created Evalu18.

“After some time I shared a map with a good friend, an American from New York whom I worked with who was a very keen golfer. The map and my notes allowed him to find great golf wherever he was and to plan a trip easily. 

Everyone has heard of the Open rota courses and perhaps some of the courses which are intimately linked to the history and origins of the game. However, for every well-known course, there are 10-20 that may be just as good that we and even locals may never have even heard of. Evalu18 exists for those – sound golf is the criteria for being listed.” – Jasper Miners, founder of Evalu18

Beginning with the site’s interactive map the depth of research and information available is striking. The filter option, which has been crafted down to the minutest detail, puts the directory in a league of its own and allows golfers to plan for the perfect day out or golfing trip.

Whether you are looking for a particular golf course from a specific architect or consultant, to whether the track is dog-friendly. or is suited to trolleys or buggies, Evalu18 has you covered. The directory allows you to filter courses based on the level of difficulty their walkability is, what is available practice facility wise or if you’re looking for a course which has ever hosted a specific event as well as much more.

Another cool feature of Evalu18 is its “Collections” element. With taste and preference regarding golf courses being so vast amongst golfers, the site doesn’t separate courses by ranking but lets you home in on that ideal course in a simple fashion.

The Collection section showcases courses that are grouped according to identifiable characteristics. Featured in this area of the site are nine-hole courses, truly unique courses, bunker-less courses, hidden gems, bang-for-your-buck courses as well as so many more cool categories.

Each course on the site contains information that a typical guest would want to know, with plenty also featuring full reviews written to enhance the experience.

Additionally, a “discover” section of the site allows golf-enthusiasts to explore golf course architecture books, magazines and pertinent works with the company confidently claiming to have “the most thorough collection of GCA book reviews anywhere online.”


As for what’s next for Evalu18, international growth along with a unique travel guide, says Jasper

“We are working on improvements to the site and a unique travel section that will have substantial guides. Every course can also have included recommended accommodation, food and drink venues and tourist sites. We engage with the clubs and have them help us tell their story – what makes them unique and worth your time, attention and $.”

Whether you are already in the UK and Ireland or planning that dream golfing trip abroad, Evalu18 is a site that is a must for any golfer to check out. Once you do, it will likely place you on your ideal course—which before you may not have even known existed.

Check out Evalu18 here.





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The 6 best #GolfWRX photos on Instagram today (2.27.20)



In this segment, we’ll be taking a look at some of the best #GolfWRX tagged photos on Instagram. In case you aren’t already, there’s a whole load of action going on at our page, so follow us: @golfwrx

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Anyone for some Nano black with lime green and blue paintfill?

Gorgeous shots of The Club at Kukuiula courtesy of Channing Benjamin.

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Life is too short to wake up with regrets.? ? We all deserve a chance to "getaway" from the daily grind. And so, my favorite place to escape to has always been Kauai. Oh, the garden island. Full of love, rainbows, epic views and good golf! I've been visiting this island for many years and it's starting to kind of feel like home. Truth be known I'm not there enough, but when I do visit it's completely refreshing. ? ? Kukui'ula, pictured here in the pano (swipe ??), is a part of that refresh that I look forward to every time. Tom Weiskopf designed the challenging 18-hole Kaua'i golf course that Golf Digest called “One of the Best Courses in Hawaii.” The challenging 14th hole, sometimes described as “a quintessential Weiskopf par 4,” has become legendary—and not just because of its dramatic ocean views, or sightings of spinner dolphins and humpback whales.? ? ????@channingbenjaminphotography @kukuiula ? ? . . . . . #alohafriday #aloha #kukuiula #picoftheday #hawaiilife #kauai #kauaiswhy #beautifuldestinations #hawaiigolf #hawaiistagram #instagoodmyphoto #instalike #whyilovethisgame #instagolf #golfing #thisisgolf #pga #golfcoursephotos #golfaddict #golfwrx #golf #golfphotography #beautifulgolfcourses #golfdigest #golfcourses #golfcoursearchitecture

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Limited-run of raw wedges from haywoodgolf.

Sweet looking flat-stick with a great story behind it from MannKrafted.

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It’s been a few years since I had the opportunity to have a putter on the club count at a PGA-level event. @hughroyergolf fixed that with his playing into the Champions Tour Cologuard Classic this weekend! Congrats to HRIII for his fighting and tenacity. For those who don’t know, Hugh was out of action for over a year, fighting Basal Cell skin cancer that nearly put him down. The orange dots on the flange of this putter are there to make sure that the fight is never forgotten. Watch for HRIII this weekend as he reminds his peers that he still has game. #hriii #mannmade #pgachampions #5goldPINGputters #mannkrafted #customputter #milledputter #handmade #fightthefight #basalcellsurvivor #doingwhatilove #doingitoldschool #golfwrx #golfdigest #golfersjournal #sunridgecanyongolf

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Reworked Scotty Cameron Futura 5W from Norcal Putters.

Stamped wedge-divot tools from Hot Birdie Golf.

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