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

Pat Perez T-shirt Delivers the LIV Golf Honesty Others Fled From

Pat Perez was her usual candor this week, with her words and her choice of outfit. Specifically, the 46-year-old three-time PGA Tour winner donned a T-shirt adorned with $100 bills Tuesday night at the LIV Golf Invitational Series welcome party before his second event, outside Portland. , Oregon. When he met with the media a … Read more

Luxurious homes and riches from golf’s greediest by joining LIV

It is the competition that has started a civil war in professional golf. Funded by the Saudi Arabian Public Investment Fund, organizers of the LIV Golf Series have pledged $2 billion in the new venture which has, unsurprisingly, caught the attention of many golfers, even though it is targeted by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, … Read more

Phil Mickelson’s sympathy is ‘insulting’: 9/11 widow

Twenty years before Tom Strada, 41, found himself as a bond broker for Cantor Fitzgerald on the 104th floor of the North Tower of the World Trade Center at 8:46 a.m. on September 11, 2001, he was a golfer and assistant pro at Meadow Brook Country Club. There he met his future wife, Terry, a … Read more

Phil Mickelson, other LIV golfers set to meet PGA Tour rivals at US Open

So… return to the usual programming in the world of golf. Even if it’s only for a week. A big championship will be played next week, with the US Open starting Thursday at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Surely, there will still be residual talk about the controversial and white-hot Golf LIV Invitational Series … Read more