The 2008 Masters golf tournament has a purse of $7.5 million, $250,000 more than last year. Of that, the winner (Trevor Immelman) takes home $1.35 million.
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The tournament committee decides what percentage of the total purse each position will get. A tie for second will each get half of the prize money for 2nd and 3rd place.
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You play great golf and finish the four rounds with the lowest total score.
The total purse for the tournament was $7,500,000. Graeme McDowell received $1,350,000 as champion.
There is no entry fee to play in the Masters golf tournament at Augusta National Golf Club. It is an invitational tournament.
Lifetime invitation to play in Masters Tournament
The Master's Golf Tournament is held in early April every year.
There are different awards for each year. For example, the total prize for the 2008 Masters Tournament was $7.500.000. The winner won $1.350.000 in 2008.
The Masters is the most famous golf tournament played in Georgia.
Arnold was the winner of the Masters golf tournament in 1958. As of June 2014, he has won the Maters four different times.
Tickets to the Masters Tournament (when you can find them) can be anywhere between $1500 and $12,000.
The Masters was first played in 1934. From 1943 to 1945 the tournament was cancelled due to WWII.
The winner of the 2008 Masters golf tournament will take home $1.35 million.