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BMW PGA Championship 2021

2021 BMW PGA Championship Facts

Dates9–12 September 2021
LocationVirginia Water, Surrey, England
Course(s)Wentworth Club
(West Course)
Tour(s)European Tour
Length7,267 yards (6,645 m)
Field144 players, 78 after cut
Cut142 (−2)
Prize fundUS$8,000,000
Winner’s shareUS$1,330,000
Billy Horschel
269 (−19)

Tournament Information

LocationVirginia Water, Surrey, England
Course(s)Wentworth Club
Length7,267 yards (6,645 m)
Tour(s)European Tour
FormatStroke play
Prize fundUS$8,000,000
Month playedSeptember
Tournament record score
Aggregate266 Brian Bamford (1961)
To par−21 An Byeong-hun (2015)

Prize Money

2021 BMW PGA Championship tennis Prize fund €6,215,965

Schedule of Events

BMW PGA Championship matches starts from Sep 9–12, 2021, Course: Wentworth Club – West Course

Course layout



Past champions in the field

Made the cut

PlayerYear wonR1R2R3R4TotalTo parPlace
Alex Norén201770707267279−9T27
Miguel Ángel Jiménez200868697370280−8T30
Francesco Molinari201869737069281−7T35
David Howell200671717073285−3T57
Danny Willett201970717374288ET71

Missed the cut

PlayerYear(s) wonR1R2TotalTo par
Luke Donald2011, 20127568143−1
Tyrrell Hatton20207469143−1
Chris Wood20167569144E

Nationalities in the field

North America (6)South America (1)Europe (114)Oceania (5)Asia (5)Africa (13)
United States (6)Paraguay (1)England (40)Australia (4)India (1)South Africa (13)
Northern Ireland (3)New Zealand (1)Japan (1)
Scotland (9)Malaysia (1)
Wales (1)Thailand (2)
Ireland (2)
Austria (2)
Belgium (3)
Denmark (8)
Finland (4)
France (12)
Germany (2)
Italy (8)
Netherlands (1)
Norway (1)
Poland (1)
Portugal (1)
Spain (8)
Sweden (8)


Round summaries[edit]

First round

Thursday, 9 September 2021

PlacePlayerScoreTo par
T1Kiradech Aphibarnrat64−8
Christiaan Bezuidenhout
3Adam Scott65−7
T4Laurie Canter67−5
Masahiro Kawamura
Justin Rose
T7Miguel Ángel Jiménez68−4
Francesco Laporta
Pablo Larrazábal
Joost Luiten

Second round

Friday, 10 September 2021

PlacePlayerScoreTo par
1Kiradech Aphibarnrat64-68=132−12
T2Laurie Canter67-66=133−11
Francesco Laporta68-65=133
4Adam Scott65-69=134−10
T5Jamie Donaldson69-66=135−9
Billy Horschel70-65=135
Justin Rose67-68=135
T8Marcus Armitage70-66=136−8
Christiaan Bezuidenhout64-72=136
Masahiro Kawamura67-69=136
Shane Lowry70-66=136
Thomas Pieters70-66=136
Fabrizio Zanotti70-66=136

Third round

Saturday, 11 September 2021

PlacePlayerScoreTo par
1Francesco Laporta68-65-69=202−14
2Laurie Canter67-66-70=203−13
T3Christiaan Bezuidenhout64-72-68=204−12
Jamie Donaldson69-66-69=204
Billy Horschel70-65-69=204
Adam Scott65-69-70=204
T7Sean Crocker71-68-66=205−11
Shane Lowry70-66-69=205
Bernd Wiesberger71-67-67=205
T10Kiradech Aphibarnrat64-68-74=206−10
Nicolai Højgaard70-67-69=206
Joakim Lagergren70-70-66=206
Justin Walters70-70-66=206

Final round

Sunday, 12 September 2021

PlacePlayerScoreTo parPrize money (€)
1Billy Horschel70-65-69-65=269−191,125,952
T2Kiradech Aphibarnrat64-68-74-64=270−18492,899
Laurie Canter67-66-70-67=270
Jamie Donaldson69-66-69-66=270
5Christiaan Bezuidenhout64-72-68-67=271−17281,587
T6Andrew Johnston70-69-68-65=272−16199,533
Francesco Laporta68-65-69-70=272
Justin Rose67-68-72-65=272
T9Sean Crocker71-68-66-68=273−15135,125
Thomas Pieters70-66-71-66=273
Shubhankar Sharma70-69-68-66=273

Past Results

YearWinnerCountryVenueScoreTo parMargin
of victory
share (€)
BMW PGA Championship
2021Billy HorschelEnglandWentworth Club269−191 strokeKiradech Aphibarnrat
Laurie Canter
Jamie Donaldson
2020Tyrrell HattonEnglandWentworth Club269−194 strokesVictor Perez974,457
2019Danny WillettEnglandWentworth Club268−203 strokesJon Rahm1,056,662
2018Francesco MolinariItalyWentworth Club271−172 strokesRory McIlroy995,394
2017Alex NorénSwedenWentworth Club277−112 strokesFrancesco Molinari1,041,939
2016Chris WoodEnglandWentworth Club279−91 strokeRikard Karlberg833,330
2015An Byeong-hunSouth KoreaWentworth Club267−216 strokesThongchai Jaidee
Miguel Ángel Jiménez
2014Rory McIlroyNorthern IrelandWentworth Club274−141 strokeShane Lowry791,660
2013Matteo ManasseroItalyWentworth Club278−10PlayoffSimon Khan
Marc Warren
2012Luke Donald (2)EnglandWentworth Club273−154 strokesPaul Lawrie
Justin Rose
2011Luke DonaldEnglandWentworth Club278−6PlayoffLee Westwood750,000