The 2020 White Marlin Open wrapped up on the night of August 10 with two new tournament record fish, three newly minted millionaires and a world record tournament payout. ... Sun 8/11/2020. OCEAN CITY, Md. Record setting:White Marlin Open announces record number of boats, prize money on the line in 2020 White Marlin 8/6/20, Hook and Settle, Adam Fye, 74 lbs, $1,100,000.00 Last year’s purse of $6.1 Million was the largest purse ever seen in a fishing tournament and this year the White Marlin Open has outdone itself by over 1/2 a million dollars. – The 46th annual White Marlin Open is a record breaking year for the tournament. The 433 boats and purse are both new records for the tournament, beating last year's 403 boats and $6.1 million in prize money. The anglers aboard the “Drillin & Billin” boat saved their best for last this weekend at the 47th annual White Marlin Open in Ocean City. Thursday, August 6th 2020, 9:59 AM EDT OCEAN CITY , Md.- Organizers of the 47th White Marlin Open say most of the 433 registered boats have played a … 433 total boats have entered the 47th Annual White Marlin Open and they will all be looking for their share of over $6.7 Million dollars in prize money. Ocean City's White Marlin Open is prepared to continue in August as planned By Associated Press • Published May 21, 2020 • Updated on May 21, 2020 … — Organizers of the White Marlin Open announced Sunday night that the 2020 tournament will have 433 boats fighting for the $6.7 million purse. The 433 registered boats, facing the dual challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and Tropical Storm Isaias, hauled in fish that were collectively worth $6.7 million during the weeklong event; it … OCEAN CITY, Md.- The 2020 White Marlin Open wrapped up Sunday night with a new tournament record fish, three new millionaires and a world record tournament payout. Like it has done the previous 46 years, the White Marlin Open conducted its 47th tournament, featuring 433 boats and $6.7 million in prize money. Officials say 404 boats registered this year with 389 boats participating on Monday. ... $1.76 million in prize money. Travis Ort landed a 114.5-pound bluefin tuna at the White Marlin Open. OCEAN CITY, Md. The White Marlin Open is held in the waters near Ocean City, Maryland. The fish earned more than $1.4 million in prize money. There’s no fishing tournament like the White Marlin Open when it comes to prize money and number of boats.