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2021 Hero World Challenge: Purse, Prize Money Breakdown for Albany in the Bahamas

The winner of Tiger Woods' 2021 Hero World Challenge will earn $1 million from a total purse of $3.5 million.
Viktor Hovland plays the 2021 BMW Championship.

Viktor Hovland earned $1 million for his win in the 2021 Hero World Challenge.

Viktor Hovland banked a cool $1 million Sunday with his win at the 2021 Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas.

He finished –18, one shot ahead of runner-up Scottie Scheffler. Scheffler made $375,000 for his second-place finish in the no cut, limited-field event.

Hovland continues his streak of winning only in tropical locales. The 24-year-old from Norway has won twice at Mayakoba in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, and got his first career win at the Puerto Rico Open.

Collin Morikawa had a five-shot lead on Brooks Koepka at the start of the round before he faltered early and shot 41 on the front.

2021 Hero World Challenge: Purse, Prize Money Breakdown

Here's the breakdown of the purse, per Golf Digest:

1: $1,000,000 — Viktor Hovland

2: $375,000

3: $225,000

4: $150,000

5: $135,000

6: $120,000

7: $115,000

8: $113,000

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9: $112,000

10: $110,000

11: $109,000

12: $108,000

13: $107,000

14: $106,000

15: $105,000

16: $104,000

17: $103,000

18: $102,000

19: $101,000

20: $100,000

Here are the past winners of the event:

  • 2020: Cancelled by the COVID-19 pandemic
  • 2019: Henrik Stenson at Albany, Bahamas
  • 2018: Jon Rahm at Albany, Bahamas
  • 2017: Rickie Fowler at Albany, Bahamas
  • 2016: Hideki Matsuyama at Albany, Bahamas
  • 2015: Bubba Watson at Albany, Bahamas
  • 2014: Jordan Spieth at Isleworth Golf & Country Club
  • 2013: Zach Johnson at Sherwood Country Club
  • 2012: Graeme McDowell at Sherwood Country Club
  • 2011: Tiger Woods at Sherwood Country Club
  • 2010: Graeme McDowell at Sherwood Country Club
  • 2009: Jim Furyk at Sherwood Country Club
  • 2008: Vijay Singh at Sherwood Country Club
  • 2007: Tiger Woods at Sherwood Country Club
  • 2006: Tiger Woods at Sherwood Country Club
  • 2005: Luke Donald at Sherwood Country Club
  • 2004: Tiger Woods at Sherwood Country Club
  • 2003: Davis Love III at Sherwood Country Club
  • 2002: Padraig Harrington at Sherwood Country Club
  • 2001: Tiger Woods at Sherwood Country Club
  • 2000 (December): Davis Love III at Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks, Calif.
  • 2000 (January): Tom Lehman at Grayhawk Golf Course in Scottsdale, Ariz.