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The Deutsche Bank Championship is held annually over the Labor Day weekend. The tournament made its debut in 2003 and is held at the Tournament Players Club of Boston in Norton, Massachusetts.

The tournament became part of the FedEx Cup playoffs in 2007, with an accompanying $1.5 million increase in the purse to $7 million. The top 100 players in the FedEx Cup points list qualify for the event.

Winners:

Year Player Country Score To par Margin
of victory
Purse ($) Winner’s
share ($)
2013 8,000,000 1,440,000
2012 Rory McIlroy  Northern Ireland 65-65-67-67=264 –20 1 stroke 8,000,000 1,440,000
2011 Webb Simpson  United States 69-68-67-65=269 –15 Playoff1 8,000,000 1,440,000
2010 Charley Hoffman  United States 64-67-69-62=262 –22 5 strokes 7,500,000 1,350,000
2009 Steve Stricker  United States 63-72-65-67=267 –17 1 stroke 7,500,000 1,350,000
2008 Vijay Singh (2)  Fiji 64-66-69-63=262 –22 5 strokes 7,000,000 1,260,000
2007 Phil Mickelson  United States 70-64-68-66=268 –16 2 strokes 7,000,000 1,260,000
2006 Tiger Woods  United States 66-72-67-63=268 –16 2 strokes 5,500,000 990,000
2005 Olin Browne  United States 68-65-70-67=270 –14 1 stroke 5,500,000 990,000
2004 Vijay Singh  Fiji 68-63-68-69=268 –16 3 strokes 5,000,000 900,000
2003 Adam Scott  Australia 69-62-67-66=264 –20 4 strokes 5,000,000 900,000

Fun Fact:

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.

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