Organised by Golf Canada and PGA Tour, Canadian Open is a professional golf tournament in Canada. The tournament has been held every year since its inception in 1904, except for periods during World War I, World War II, and the COVID-19 pandemic. With a history spanning 119 years, it is the third longest-running competition on the tour, following The Open Championship and the U.S. Open. Canadian golfer Nick Taylor won the 2023 edition of the tournament and is the current champion, meanwhile English golfer Tommy Fleetwood finished the tournament as the runner-up. Let’s have a look at Nick Taylor Canadian Open Prize Money.
How much money Nick Taylor won?
In his historic win at the Canadian Open, golfer Nick Taylor won a whopping $1.6 million and 500 FedEx Points. His counterpart, Tommy Fleetwood, who finished second received $981k and 300 FedEx Points as his prize money. Also Read: Tennis Player, Cricketer to Golfer: Ashleigh Barty Wins Golf Tournament In Brisbane
Has Nick Taylor ever won on the PGA?
In his career spanning over 13 years, Taylor has three professional win. Coincidentally all of his three wins came on the PGA Tour. He won the Sanderson Farms Championship by the margin of 2 strokes in 2014. After a gap of six years, he won the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am in 2020 by 4 strokes. And his latest win came on June 11 when he clinched the Canadian Open title. Also Read: Viktor Hovland Net Worth 2023, Salary, Sponsorships, Cars, Houses, Properties, Charities, Etc.
Nick Taylor in US Open
Just after winning the Canadian Open, Nick Taylor participated in the US Open. But, unfortunately he missed the cut. It has been a roller coaster ride for him. After shooting back-to-back two-over 72s to miss the cut at Los Angeles Country Club. He received a great reception and congratulatory hand shakes in Los Angeles.
Taylor is expected to head towards his home Abbotsford, B.C, where he will celebrate his historic win and is expected to take atleast a two-week off. Also Read: Ashleigh Barty, Retired No. 1 Tennis Player, set to play in a Major Golf Event in the USA
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