Sunday, July 8, 2018

European Tour Golf Prize Money Up for Grabs at the 2018 Scottish Open

The 2018 Scottish Open golf tournament on the European Tour is taking place this week from July 12-15, 2018, at the Gullane Golf Club located in , Scotland. Here is a list of the prize money up for grabs for the European Tour players to win this week at the 2018 Scottish Open.

The Scottish Open dates all the way back to 1935, though, the event was not played from 1937 to 1971. Ian Woosnam hold the record for most wins with three, followed by Ernie Els with two wins. In recent times Americans Phil Mickelson (2013) and Rickie Fowler (2015) have won the Scottish Open sandwiched between a win by England's Justin Rose in 2014. Alex Noren won this event in 2016 and the defending champion is Rafa Cabrera-Bello.

Rickie Fowler, who won on this course in 2015, is returning to play here this year. Americans also playing include Phil Mickelson, Patrick Reed, Matt Kuchar and Charley Hoffman.

The total prize money up for grabs at the 2018 Scottish Open is $7 million making this one of the highest prize money events on European Tour in 2018. All prize money below for the 2018 Scottish Open golf tournament is in American dollars. 

European Tour Golf Prize Money Up for Grabs at the 2017 Scottish Open

  • Winner - $1.17 million

The winner of the 2018 Scottish Open will earn $1.17 million. The winner of this European Tour event last year was Rafa Cabrera-Bello from Spain.

  • Second place - $777,000

  • Third place - $441,000

  • Fourth place - $350,000

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