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Masters 2012 Purse: Bubba Watson Victory Earns Him $1.44 Million

The 2012 Masters purse equaled $8 million and will pay out at least $100,000 to the top 20 finishers. The winner in this years Masters was Bubba Watson's who for winning is taking hom $1.44 million for his sudden death victory over Louis Oosthuizen. The second place finish for Oosthuizen netted him $864,000.

Former Kansas Jayhawk Gary Woodland had to withdraw from the tournament due to a wrist injury does not take home any money.

Here is the unofficial top 10 earners for the 2012 Masters:

1st: Bubba Watson, $1,440,000
2nd, Louis Oosthuizen $864,000
T-3rd, Lee Westwood, $284,000
T-3rd, Matt Kuchar, $284,000
T-3rd, Peter Hanson, $284,000
T-3rd, Phil Mickelson, $284,000
7th, Ian Poulter, $268,0000
T-8, Adam Scott, $244,000
T-8, Padraig Harrington, $244,000
T-8, Justin Rose, $244,000

You can view the final Masters leaderboard courtesy of Sports Illustrated and

For more on the 2012 Masters, be sure to check out SB Nation's golf hub, as well asWaggle Room, SB Nation's golf blog.