Prize Money




Stroke play With no cut




  • Tournament Name ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP
  • Location Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club(MAP
  • Date October 24th Thu - 27th Sun, 2019
  • Format 72-hole stroke play with no cut
  • Prize Money Total : $9.75M (appro. ¥1.1B*)
  • Winner's Share : $1.75M (approx. ¥200M*)
  • 500 FedExCup points
  • Organizers ZOZO, Inc., PGA TOUR
  • Co-Organizer Japan Golf Tour Organization(JGTO)
  • Joint Supervisors PGA TOUR,
  • Japan Golf Tour Organization(JGTO)
  • ※113 yen by the dollar

  • Oct. 22nd(Tue)
    Practice Day
  • Oct. 24th(Thu)
    1st Round
  • Oct. 25th(Fri)
    2nd Round
  • Oct. 26th(Sat)
    3rd Round
  • Oct. 27th(Sun)
    Final Round / Awards Ceremony

Field Composition

Player Baroon Player Baroon
Player Draw Player Draw

There will be a total of 78 players participating in the tournament. Along with the 60 PGA TOUR players, JGTO’s top 7 players*, the top 3 players from the 2019 Bridgestone Open and 8 special exemptions from ZOZO will be competing.

※From JGTO prize money ranking starting from the 2019 SMBC Singapore Open thru the 2019 Bridgestone Open.

One of The Greatest Golf Tournaments

The first official PGA TOUR tournament in Japan, the ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP will take place on October 24th, 2019. The world’s best players, including Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy, will be competing for $9.75 million in total prize money (approximately ¥1.1 billion*), the largest purse in Japan’s golf history. Please come and visit the ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP and witness one of the world’s greatest golf tournaments.

※113 yen by the dollar


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