The Open Championship - Open winner to get £945,000

The 2013 Open champion will receive £945,000 pounds, an increase on last year of £45,000.

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The Claret Jug - The Open

The total prize pool is up £250,000 to £5.25 million.

The tournament begins at Muirfield, Scotland on July 18.

South Africa's Ernie Els is the defending champion.

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