The tournament is taking place at the TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm, Which is located in Maryland. Hosting the event for the first time since its inception, the venue will surely offer a completely different experience than the previous editions in North Carolina. The course is a par-70 course, stretching over 7000 yards
Rory McIlroy won the 2021 edition, making it his third win at the event. It was his 19th PGA Tour win, making him the only person to win multiple times at the Wells Fargo Championship.
Max Homa, Jason Day, and Rickie Fowler are a dew other PGA Tour players who have won.
As per reports, the total prize purse for this event will be $9 million. Not only does this promise $1.62 million for the winner , but it also means an increase in prize money since 2021.
Of course, players are expected to win an exception along with berths for other PGA Tour tournaments.
With an interesting field, it will be exciting to see who might win the Wells Fargo Championship this year. Past Champions like Jason Day will return this year, making it an interesting watch. McIlroy too will make a return, probably hoping to win for the fourth time.