PDC Announce UK Open Prize Fund Increase
The Coral UK Open will see an increased prize fund in 2019 to £450,000 in addition to a change in format.
These changes will see the removal of the six UK Open Qualifiers on the ProTour, which will be replaced by an additional two Players Championship weekends.
The prize fund has a huge increase £100,000 increase, including the winner's cheque seeing a £30,000 on the £70,000 for the 2018 event.
The tournament will be once again staged at the Butlin's Minehead Resort from 1st - 3rd March across eight stages, whilst the quarter-final stage onwards will be played out on the main stage.
Full Press Release available from PDC: https://www.pdc.tv/news/2018/09/05/new-format-prize-fund-coral-uk-open
Date : 05-09-2018