Dell Technologies Championship
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The Dell Technologies Championship was a professional golf tournament on the PGA Tour in the northeast United States, held annually in late summer over the Labor Day weekend. The 2018 edition was the last time the event was staged as the FedEx Cup was reduced from four to three Playoff events in 2019.
|Length||7,216 yards (6,598 m)|
|Prize fund||$9 million|
|Aggregate||262 Vijay Singh (2008)|
262 Charley Hoffman (2010)
262 Henrik Stenson (2013)
|To par||−22 as above|
In July 2018, the PGA Tour announced that The Northern Trust, the first event of the FedEx Cup playoffs, will rotate between the New York/New Jersey and Boston areas in 2019 and 2020. The 2019 playing of The Northern Trust will be held August 6–11, 2019 at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, New Jersey, and in 2020, The Northern Trust will see the PGA Tour's return to New England and TPC Boston.
Replacing the Air Canada Championship in British Columbia on the tour schedule, the tournament made its debut in 2003 as the Deutsche Bank Championship. It is held at the Tournament Players Club of Boston in Norton, Massachusetts, south-southwest of Boston. Unlike most PGA Tour events which are played Thursday through Sunday, this tournament is played Friday through Monday, with the final round on Labor Day.
It became part of the first-year FedEx Cup playoffs in 2007, with its purse increased to $7 million. The purse in 2018 was $9.0 million, with a winner's share of $1.62 million. As the second of the four playoff events, its field was limited to the top 100 players on the FedEx Cup points list. Points were amassed during the PGA Tour's regular season and the first playoff event, The Northern Trust, which takes place the previous week in the New York City area.
With the tournament's offset scheduling, Friday to Monday, network coverage has been over the final two scheduled rounds, Sunday and Monday; cable channels carry the Friday and Saturday rounds. The first network partner was ABC Sports from 2003 to 2006, though the 2006 event was covered under the "ESPN on ABC" banner. The event has been covered by NBC Sports from 2007 to 2018, though the 2011 and 2012 events were covered under the "Golf Channel on NBC" banner.
|Dell Technologies Championship|
|2018||Bryson DeChambeau||United States||268||−16||2 strokes||Justin Rose||9,000,000||1,620,000|
|2017||Justin Thomas||United States||267||−17||3 strokes||Jordan Spieth||8,750,000||1,575,000|
|Deutsche Bank Championship|
|2016||Rory McIlroy (2)||Northern Ireland||269||−15||2 strokes||Paul Casey||8,500,000||1,530,000|
|2015||Rickie Fowler||United States||269||−15||1 stroke||Henrik Stenson||8,250,000||1,485,000|
|2014||Chris Kirk||United States||269||−15||2 strokes|| Russell Henley
|2013||Henrik Stenson||Sweden||262||−22||2 strokes||Steve Stricker||8,000,000||1,440,000|
|2012||Rory McIlroy||Northern Ireland||264||−20||1 stroke||Louis Oosthuizen||8,000,000||1,440,000|
|2011||Webb Simpson||United States||269||−15||Playoff1||Chez Reavie||8,000,000||1,440,000|
|2010||Charley Hoffman||United States||262||−22||5 strokes|| Jason Day
|2009||Steve Stricker||United States||267||−17||1 stroke|| Jason Dufner
|2008||Vijay Singh (2)||Fiji||262||−22||5 strokes||Mike Weir||7,000,000||1,260,000|
|2007||Phil Mickelson||United States||268||−16||2 strokes|| Arron Oberholser
|2006||Tiger Woods||United States||268||−16||2 strokes||Vijay Singh||5,500,000||990,000|
|2005||Olin Browne||United States||270||−14||1 stroke||Jason Bohn||5,500,000||990,000|
|2004||Vijay Singh||Fiji||268||−16||3 strokes|| Adam Scott
|2003||Adam Scott||Australia||264||−20||4 strokes||Rocco Mediate||5,000,000||900,000|
1 Sudden-death playoff in 2011 was won on the second extra hole.
Green highlight indicates scoring records
- Vijay Singh: 2004, 2008
- Rory McIlroy: 2012, 2016
- "The Northern Trust to call New York/New Jersey home in 2019, Boston home in 2020". PGA Tour. July 10, 2018. Retrieved December 20, 2018.
- "Deutsche Bank extends sponsorship four years through 2016". PGA Tour. August 29, 2012. Retrieved January 6, 2016.
- "Boston's Tour event renamed Dell Technologies Championship". PGA Tour. October 26, 2016.
- Kay, Emily (April 24, 2013). "Tiger Woods Foundation to run Deutsche Bank Championship in Boston". SBnation.com. Retrieved January 6, 2016.