LPGA Evian Championship 2022: Prize Breakdown and Winner Payment

The 2022 Amundi Evian Championship has already started on July 21, organized by the Evian Resort Golf Club. This LPGA Tour event will feature players such as Jin Young Ko, Inbee Park, Jeongeun Lee6 and many more. There was some rumor that the Amundi Championship might give players a purse boost as well as prize money for the event.

What is the final prize pool for this season of the Amundi Evian Championship? And what will be the value of individual scholarships for all players? Let’s dig deeper and find out.

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Remuneration and prize money of the winner of the Amundi Evian Championship 2022

The total prize money for the event is $6.5 million, an increase of $2 million from last year’s tournament and an increase of $2.4 million from 2019. The winner will take home $975,000 this year. The event has a total field size of 132 players. This is a 32-hole tournament where the top 70 players will be rewarded.

The venue for the 2022 Amundi Evian Championship

The championship takes place at the Evian Resort Golf Club, which is undeniably one of the most spectacular courses in the world. It was redesigned in the 1980s by Cabell Robinson and offers views worth seeing. Players and fans can also enjoy the beautiful view of Lake Geneva from the course.

Other benefits and perks of the event:

It’s not just the money this time around for the Amundi Evian Championship players. Much more than prize money is at stake this year, especially for the winner of the event.

The tournament champion will receive 600 points for the CME Globe Race.

KAWAGOE, JAPAN – AUGUST 06: Nelly Korda of Team USA plays her shot from the 11th tee during the third round of the Women’s Individual Stroke Match on day fourteen of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Kasumigaseki Country Club on August 06 2021, in Kawagoe, Japan. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

The top 60 players from the PWC will qualify for the CME Group Tour Championship at the end of the season. And the winner of this event will take home $1.5 million as well as the Race to the CME Globe title. The winner will also get other big benefits, including a 5-year LPGA Tour exemption, as well as a fixed roster in other major tournaments.

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Individual prize money for the Evian Championship 2022

Here is the individual prize pool for the players of the 2022 Amundi Evian Championship.

Position Silver
1 $975,000
2 $604,812
3 $438,750
4 $339,407
5 $273,185
6 $223,512
seven $187,090
8 $163,911
9 $147,355
ten $134,108
11 $124,173
12 $115,892
13 $108,609
14 $101,988
15 $96,025
16 $90,727
17 $86,096
18 $82,121
19 $78,809
20 $76,157
21 $73,512
22 $70,860
23 $68,214
24 $65,562
25 $63,248
26 $60,931
27 $58,607
28 $56,290
29 $53,976
30 $51,987
31 $50,001
32 $48,012
33 $46,027
34 $44,038
35 $42,387
36 $40,729
37 $39,075
38 $37,417
39 $35,760
40 $34,437
41 $33,114
42 $31,792
43 $30,462
44 $29,140
45 $28,145
46 $27,151
47 $26,159
48 $25,165
49 $24,170
50 $23,176
51 $22,519
52 $21,853
53 $21,190
54 $20,530
55 $19,867
56 $19,201
57 $18,545
58 $17,878
59 $17,222
60 $16,556
61 $16,227
62 $15,893
63 $15,564
64 $15,233
65 $14,898
66 $14,570
67 $14,242
68 $13,904
69 $13,575
70 $13,247

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