Top executive resigns; Westwood abandoned by UPS; norman in danger

Leading up to a tournament, LIV Golf has certainly helped cause its fair share of turmoil, from incurring the PGA Tour’s wrath to precipitating the downfall of a once-loved icon (and current PGA Championship winner) in Phil Michaelson. This week, despite a major championship being played at Southern Hills Country Club, the news cycle surrounding … Read more

Phil Mickelson, Greg Norman taking shots at the PGA Championship

Thirteen years after he last competed in one, major championships remain a reliable source of disappointment for Greg Norman. At last month’s Masters, Augusta National president Fred Ridley clearly signaled his support for golf’s existing world order, thus tacitly rejecting Norman’s Saudi-funded effort to seize the top of the professional game. On Tuesday at the … Read more

Timeline: Key events related to the LIV Golf Invitational Series and Phil Mickelson

Here’s a look at the timeline of key events that have transpired in connection with the LIV Golf Invitational Series and Phil Mickelson (courtesy of Golf Channel’s investigative unit): Spring 2021: Reports are emerging of a proposed golf league backed by Saudi Arabia set to start in 2022. May 23, 2021: Phil Mickelson wins the … Read more

Greg Norman’s comments show he is the epitome of unabashed greed

A long time ago, Greg Norman was a very good golfer with a flashy nickname who was best known for losing major tournaments in the worst way possible. Today, he is something else entirely: the despicable epitome of unabashed greed, a man seemingly without soul or conscience who has just uttered one of the most … Read more

Cut line: Will Phil Mickelson be back? Is it time for Greg Norman to go?

In this week’s issue, we break down the PGA Tour’s decision to deny conflicting event releases at LIV Golf events, marvel at more losses for Phil Mickelson, and lament Greg Norman’s status as the face of the rival league. cut done max. [Homa] perspective. One of the Tour’s most entertaining people on social media has … Read more

LIV Golf received 170 entries for the first event, including 19 from the World Top 100

The inaugural LIV Golf Invitational Series event will feature 19 of the world’s top 100 players, six of whom are currently ranked in the top 50. A source told SI.com/Morning Read that LIV Golf Investments received 170 entries for the June 9-11 event at Centurion Golf Club outside London, with 36 ranked in the top … Read more

Watching Greg Norman watch his 1996 Masters collapse on ‘Shark’ is awkward but impossible to turn off | Golf news and tour information

There’s a moment early in “Shark,” ESPN’s latest 30 for 30 documentary, when you hear the reassuring voice of veteran CBS broadcaster Verne Lundquist say, “This could turn out to be one of the biggest final-round meltdowns in the main stories of the tournament.” The viewer has just been shown a highlight of the 1996 … Read more

Cut line: Phil Mickelson’s seclusion has already affected his future in the game

In this week’s post-Masters edition we celebrate Scottie Scheffler’s past and look at Phil Mickelson’s future. cut done Appreciate the rise. Sportswriters have a natural tendency to become prisoners of the moment with little interest in savoring achievement. That notion had never felt truer than it did on Sunday when Scottie Scheffler slipped the coveted … Read more

Greg Norman talks about Khashoggi’s murder and Saudi money

Greg Norman has defended LIV Golf Investments’ relationship with Saudi Arabia and its Public Investment Fund (PIF), insisting that its aim is to “give back to golf”. In an extensive interview with the bunker podcast – his first major interview in the UK since the launch of the new LIV Golf Invitational Series this week … Read more

Saudi-backed golf league announces 2022 schedule, with four events in the US

Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in New Jersey, pictured during the 2017 US Women’s Open, is scheduled to host an LIV Golf Invitational tournament. Eric Sugar/USA Today Greg Norman is forging ahead with his rival golf league, announcing on Wednesday the launch of an eight-tournament schedule beginning in June and offering prize money of $25 … Read more

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