The following is a list of the prize money up for grabs for professional women golfers at the 2014 JTBC Founders Cup, which is being played at the Wildfire Golf Club from Thursday, March 20, 2014, to Sunday, March 23, 2014.
The JTBC Founders Cup became a LPGA Tour event in 2011. The three past winners of the JTBC Founders Cup are Karrie Webb (2011), Yani Tseng (2012), and last year's winner Stacy Lewis (2013).
The JTBC Founders Cup is held annually at the Wildfire Golf Club, which is a beautiful golf course located in Phoenix, Arizona. Wildfire Golf Club is owned by Marriott. The sponsor of the tournament, JTBC, is a Korean cable TV broadcasting network.
LPGA players playing in the 2014 JTBC Founder Cup include such stars as Suzann Petersen, Morgan Pressel, Inbee Park, Michelle Wie, Lexi Thompson, Natalie Gulbis, and the always red hot Paula Creamer, who just won the HSBC Championship with a 70 foot putt in Singapore.
Golf prize money up for grabs for women at 2014 JTBC Founders Cup at Wildfire
- Winner - $225,000
The winner of the 2014 JTBC Founders Cup will earn a cool $225,000. That is the same amount Stacy Lewis earned when she won the JTBC Founders Cup in 2013.
- Second Place - $138,527
The second place finisher will earn $138,527. The same amount of money that Ai Miyazato earned for her second place finish here last year.
- Third Place - $100,492
The third place finisher in the 2014 JTBC Founders Cup will earn $100,492. The same amount of money Angela Stanford earned for her third place finish in the tournament last year.
- Fourth Place - $80,000 (estimate)
Jessica Korda, Lizette Salas, Jee Young Lee, and Giulia Sergas split $234,352 last year, with each player earning $58,588, when they all tied for fourth place.
- Fifth Place - 60,000 (estimate)