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Na quits PGA Tour in favour of LIV

Na quits PGA Tour in favour of LIV

Kevin Na is resigning from the PGA Tour and will join the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Invitational Series. 6 Jun 2022
‘I'm just so sick of talking about it’: McIlroy

‘I'm just so sick of talking about it’: McIlroy

Rory McIlroy has admitted he spoke too soon when declaring the Saudi-backed breakaway was "dead in the water", as he lamented the related absence of defending champion Phil Mickelson at the PGA Championship. 18 May 2022
I was offered $100m by Saudis: Nicklaus

I was offered $100m by Saudis: Nicklaus

Greg Norman was not the first choice to be the front man of the LIV Golf Invitational Series, they pursued and preferred Jack Nicklaus, according to the 73-time PGA Tour winner. 17 May 2022
Defending champion Mickelson out of PGA

Defending champion Mickelson out of PGA

Phil Mickelson will not defend his title in next week's PGA Championship at Southern Hills, tournament organisers have announced. 14 May 2022
Backlash for Norman over Saudi comments

Backlash for Norman over Saudi comments

Greg Norman's brushing off of Jamal Khashoggi's killing as a "mistake" has been condemned by the fiancée of the late Washington Post columnist, Amnesty International and Australian legend Karrie Webb. 13 May 2022
Norman refers to Saudi “mistakes” while pledging player defence

Norman refers to Saudi “mistakes” while pledging player defence

Greg Norman has pledged to "defend, reimburse and represent" any players who should face sanctions if they take part in his breakaway LIV Golf Invitational Series while saying “we’ve all made mistakes” when quizzed on Saudi Arabia’s human rights record. 12 May 2022
‘If you want to go, go’: Thomas

‘If you want to go, go’: Thomas

One day after the PGA Tour denied its members permission to participate in the competing Saudi-backed LIV Golf Invitational Series, multiple players who had no intention of leaving said that the decision should not be surprising. 12 May 2022
Shark bites back at PGA Tour

Shark bites back at PGA Tour

Greg Norman has hit out at the PGA Tour's decision not to grant players permission to contest next month's first LIV Golf Invitational Series event, labelling it "anti-fan and anti-golfer". 11 May 2022
PGA Tour denies Saudi release requests

PGA Tour denies Saudi release requests

Australian golfing great Greg Norman has said he has been given an extra $US2billion ($A2.9 billion) in funding from Saudi Arabia to build his rebel series of 54-hole events into a full league by 2024. 11 May 2022
Morri: Disrupting professional golf

Morri: Disrupting professional golf

If a question is worth asking, the answer – infuriatingly – is almost always ‘it depends’. And so it is with professional golf and where its future might lie. 25 Oct 2021