The purse for next week's Players Championship has been raised to $6 million ($1.08 million to the winner), making it the biggest prize in the history of golf.
*Well done. Hubert Green won the first Senior tour tournament played in Mexico....
Green blistered La Vista Country Club, in Puebla, for 11 birdies during his 10-under 62 on Sunday and won by five strokes.
The last Netherlander to win a pro event in Europe was Joop Ruhl, at the '47 in the Dutch Open....
A record 496 courses opened in the U.S. last year, breaking the previous mark of 468, set in '95.
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