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Italian Open 2022 Purse: Payout and Prize Money

Right after the BMW PGA Championship ended in Wentworth, the prestigious DP World Tour moved to Rome for the DS Automobiles Italian Open 2022. Here, you will know about the Italian Open 2022 Purse, Payout, and Prize Money

It was established in 1925. This year, the 79th edition of the event is taking place at Marco Simone Golf and Country Club, located in Guidonia, Rome, Italy.

Rory McIlroy was the key attraction throughout the tournament that commenced on September 15.  The Irishman appeared in the event for the first time to get familiar with the course ahead of the Ryder Cup coming next year. The same venue is set to host the Ryder Cup. He is currently in top form and came off finishing the BMW PGA Championship as a runner-up. He lost to Shane Lowry last weekend by one stroke.

The field has featured 144 players, headed by Rory McIlroy, Matt Fitzpatrick, Viktor Hovland, and many other world-class players. The Top 65 players advanced after a 36-hole cut.

Who’s on top of the Leaderboard?

Nicolai Hojgaard is the reigning champion as he claimed the title last year with a 1-stroke victory over Tommy Fleetwood and Adrian Meronk. Who is going to snatch the glory from the Danish this year?

Matt Fitzpatrick is leading the way with 10 strokes. Aaron Rai and Rory McIlroy stand next sharing the second position with 9 strokes. 

Italian Open 2022 Purse:

The total Italian Open 2022 Purse is €3 million. The winner is expected to receive a share of €500,000. This is the standard 16.67 percent of the purse according to the European Tour’s prize money distribution chart.

That’s not all! The winner will be rewarded with 24 Official World Golf Ranking points too. The winner will gain 710 DP World Tour points. He posted 13-under 271 to secure a win over Tommy Fleetwood and Adrian Meronk.

Purse In Previous Year:

Last year, the total purse of the event was €3,000,000 while the title winner Nicolai Hojgaard earned €485,330 and 710 points in the Dubai standings. So, the winner’s share has increased within the same amount of purse.

Italian Open 2022 Purse and Prize Money Breakdown:

Each of the top 65 players will be awarded a specific share of the prize pool. Find the Italian Open 2022 Purse breakdown here.

Position — Prize Money

1 €500,000

2 €333,333

3 €187,800

4 €150,000

5 €127,200

6 €105,000

7 €90,000

8 €75,000

9 €67,200

10 €60,000

11 €55,200

12 €51,600

13 €48,300

14 €45,900

15 €44,100

16 €42,300

17 €40,500

18 €38,700

19 €37,200

20 €36,000

21 €34,800

22 €33,900

23 €33,000

24 €32,100

25 €31,200

26 €30,300

27 €29,400

28 €28,500

29 €27,600

30 €26,700

31 €25,800

32 €24,900

33 €24,000

34 €23,100

35 €22,500

36 €21,900

37 €21,300

38 €20,700

39 €20,100

40 €19,500

41 €18,900

42 €18,300

43 €17,700

44 €17,100

45 €16,500

46 €15,900

47 €15,300

48 €14,700

49 €14,100

50 €13,500

51 €12,900

52 €12,300

53 €11,700

54 €11,100

55 €10,500

56 €9,900

57 €9,300

58 €9,000

59 €8,700

60 €8,400

61 €8,100

62 €7,800

63 €7,500

64 €7,200

65 €6,900

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