Who is playing in LIV Golf’s Invitational in Chicago? How much can they earn?

Who is playing in LIV Golf’s Invitational in Chicago? How much can they earn? originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago

It’s time for the fifth edition of the LIV Golf Invitational Series. This weekend’s tournament will be held in Chicago.

It’s been very good since the series began in London – resulting in wins from Charl Schwartzel, Dustin Johnson, Henrik Stenson and Branden Grace. But who will win the fifth tournament?

Before we get to Rich Harvest Farms Golf this weekend, let’s take a look at which golfers will be competing and what the total payout will be:

Who is playing in LIV Golf’s Invitational in Chicago?

There are 48 golfers competing in the LIV Golf Invitational in Chicago this weekend, including Charles SchwartzelDustin Johnson, Henrik Stenson and Branden Grace, all of whom were previous winners of an LIV event. Phil Mickelson and Bryson DeChambeau are also notable golfers who will be participating.

Here are all 48 golfers competing:

  • Abraham Ancer

  • Anirban Lahiri

  • Byrd Weisberger

  • Braden Grace

  • Brooks Koepka

  • Bryson DeChambeau

  • Cameron Smith

  • Cameron Tringale

  • Carlos Ortiz

  • Charles Schwartzel

  • Charles Howell III

  • Chase Koepka

  • David Puig

  • Dustin Johnson

  • Eugenio Chacarra

  • Graeme McDowell

  • Harold Varner III

  • Henrik Stenson

  • Hudson Swafford

  • Ian Poulter

  • James Piot

  • Jason Kokrak

  • Jediah Morgan

  • Joaquin Nieman

  • Kevin Na

  • Laurie Canter

  • Lee Westwood

  • Louis Oosthuizen

  • Marc Leishman

  • Martin Kaymer

  • Matt Jones

  • Matthew Wolff

  • Pat Perez

  • Patrick Reed

  • Paul Casey

  • Peter Uihlein

  • Phachara Khongwatmai

  • Phil Mickelson

  • Richard Blunt

  • Sadom Kaewkanjana

  • Sam Horsfield

  • Scott Vincent

  • Sergio Garcia

  • Sean Norris

  • Shihwan Kim

  • Talor Gooch

  • Petit Turk

  • Wade Ormsby

What are the LIV golf clubs for Chicago?

The 48 golfers competing in this weekend’s tournament will be divided into 12 teams of four players per team, including a captain. Here are those groups:

GC Aces

  • Dustin Johnson (captain)

  • Patrick Reed

  • Talor Gooch

  • Pat Perez

Hyflyers GC

  • Phil Mickelson (captain)

  • Byrd Weisberger

  • Matthew Wolff

  • Cameron Tringale

Punch GC

  • Cameron Smith (captain)

  • Marc Leishman

  • Matt Jones

  • Wade Ormsby

Cleeks GC

  • Martin Kaymer (captain)

  • Graeme McDowell

  • Laurie Canter

  • Richard Blunt

Iron Heads GC

  • Kevin Na (Captain)

  • Sadom Kaewkanjana

  • Phachara Khongwatmai

  • Shihwan Kim

Smash GC

  • Brooks Koepka (Captain)

  • Jason Kokrak

  • Peter Uihlein

  • Chase Koepka

GC crushers

Majesticks GC

  • Lee Westwood (captain)

  • Ian Poulter

  • Henrik Stenson

  • Sam Horsfield

Stinger GC

Fireballs GC

  • Sergio Garcia (captain)

  • Abraham Ancer

  • Carlos Ortiz

  • Eugenio Chacarra

Niblicks GC

  • Bubba Watson (Captain)

  • Harold Varner III

  • Hudson Swafford

  • James Piot

  • Petit Turk

GC torque

How much does the LIV winner get?

Like all 2022 LIV tournaments so far, the winner will receive $4 million.

How much money can golfers win at LIV Golf’s Invitational in Chicago?

LIV golfers will compete for a $25 million purse.

The winner will earn $4 million, the runner-up will receive $2.125 million and the third-place winner will receive $1.5 million.

What is the minimum payout for LIV Golf’s Invitational in Chicago?

The minimum payout for LIV golfers in the Chicago event is $120,000.

How much money will each tournament give out?

In 2022, there will be a total of eight LIV golf events. For each of these events, golfers will compete for a total pot of $225 million.

The purse will be $25 million for the first seven tournaments, including this weekend’s tournament in Chicago. LIV’s final tournament in Miami, which will serve as the tour’s de facto championship, will have a purse of $50 million.

When does Liv Golf’s Chicago Invitational start?

LIV Golf’s Invitational in Chicago is scheduled to take place from Friday, September 16 through Sunday, September 18 at Rich Harvest Farms Golf in Chicago.

You can watch this edition of the LIV series at LIVGolf.com or at LIV Golf’s YouTube and Facebook.

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