An Indiana City Golf Championship Qualifying Round to Remember

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – There’s always something interesting going on during the City of Evansville Men’s Golf Tournament. This year’s event was no exception. A total of 173 golfers competed for 63 spots during Saturday’s qualifying round. It marks the most participants for the tournament since 2008 and the first time two courses have been required … Read more

LIV Golf Invitational Series: Why are players taking ‘colossal’ money to join the Saudi-backed circuit? golf news

paul mcginley golf columnist Paul Casey became the latest former Ryder Cup player to join the LIV Golf Invitational Series this week; Paul McGinley reflects on the impact the Saudi-funded tour is having on the global game and discusses other potential changes within the sport in the future. Last update: 04/07/22 6:53 am Use the … Read more

Branden Grace wins the first event in the US for the controversial LIV Golf tour, taking home a total of $4,375,000

NORTH PLAINS, Ore. — Branden Grace won the first stop of LIV Golf on US soil, an event that drew critics and protesters alike because Saudi Arabia funded the new series. Grace closed out a 7-under 65 on Saturday to finish 13-under in the 54-hole tournament at Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club. The fledgling LIV series, … Read more

Dustin Johnson, Carlos Ortiz lead entering final round of LIV Series event at Pumpkin Ridge

The clamor that ushered in the first American stop of the Saudi-funded LIV Golf Series died down a bit on Friday, putting the spotlight on the game at Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club. Modest crowds and mild temperatures in the mid-70s welcomed players to the new series, funded by Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund, which is … Read more

DP World Tour responds to LIV Golf players’ legal threat in scathing open letter | Golf news and tour information

DP World Tour CEO Keith Pelley has responded to a contingent of European players defecting to LIV Golf after the group threatened legal action against Pelley and the tour. The defectors sent a letter to the Pelley and DP World Tour board members that was leaked to several European outlets earlier this week. In the … Read more

LIV Golf tees off in Oregon amid criticism of Saudi funding

NORTH PLAINS, Oregon. The second event of the Saudi-backed LIV Golf tour kicked off on Thursday, angering a group of families who lost loved ones on 9/11 and want the Saudi government to account for the terror attacks. About 10 family members and survivors spoke at a small park honoring veterans in tiny North Plains, … Read more