CultureWednesday 08.24.22

PGA Commissioner Jay Monahan announces changes to the golf tour including a higher reward in some events.

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In addition to the elevated events we announced in June, we're planning to elevate another for events within the 2023 FedEx Cup regular season. We will identify these tournaments in the near future and they will feature an average purse of 20 million dollars. The second item will to me, it's the headline and I've already alluded to it. Our top players are making a commitment to play in all 12 elevated events as well as the PLAYERS Championship. The Masters Tournament the PGA Championship, the US Open and the Open Championship. They will also add at least three additional PGA Tour events to their schedules. Our top players are firmly behind the tour. Helping us deliver an unmatched product to our fans will be all but guaranteed to see the best players competing against each other. In 20 events are more throughout the season. This is an extraordinary and unprecedented commitment a testament to who these guys are and what they believe in.

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