LPGA purses will top $100M in 2023, a record for tour

  • LPGA Commissioner Mollie Marcoux Samaan, center, speaks during a media roundtable at the LPGA CME Group Tour Championship golf tournament, Friday, at the Tiburón Golf Club in Naples, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

NAPLES, Fla. — More than $100 million will be awarded to LPGA players for the first time in 2023, an increase of about 18% over what was planned for this season and more than doubling what was paid out on the tour just a decade ago.