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Koepka responds to Rory during LIV change of heart explanation

Koepka responds to Rory during LIV change of heart explanation

Four months after suggesting those who defected to the Saudi-backed LIV Golf series were sell outs, Brooks Koepka explained on Tuesday that he simply changed his mind. 29 Jun 2022
Morri: Not even close to a fair fight

Morri: Not even close to a fair fight

I don’t know how many ways there are to say this, but the game’s best women players deserve better. Much better. 27 Jun 2022
Wolff the latest reported LIV Golf signing

Wolff the latest reported LIV Golf signing

American Matthew Wolff will reportedly be part of the LIV Golf field at this week’s first event in the United States held at Pumpkin Ridge. 27 Jun 2022
DP World Tour announces LIV Golf bans and fines

DP World Tour announces LIV Golf bans and fines

The DP World Tour has fined members who played in the inaugural LIV Golf Invitational Series £100,000 ($A177,835) apiece and banned them from the upcoming Scottish Open and two other events. 24 Jun 2022
Scheffler surprised by Koepka's LIV move

Scheffler surprised by Koepka's LIV move

World No.1 Scottie Scheffler has admitted it was "definitely a surprise" to see Brooks Koepka join the breakaway Saudi-backed LIV Golf series as he reaffirmed his commitment to the PGA Tour. 24 Jun 2022
Monahan talks PGA Tour schedule changes and money

Monahan talks PGA Tour schedule changes and money

PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan has accused the Saudi-back LIV Invitational Series of attempting to buy the game of golf and then went on the offensive, unveiling larger purses, new events and a different calendar. 23 Jun 2022
Ancer to LIV as PGA Tour plans to reshape season

Ancer to LIV as PGA Tour plans to reshape season

Following reports of four-time major winner Brooks Koepka signing on with the Saudi-funded LIV Golf series, World No.20 and former Australian Open winner Abraham Ancer has confirmed he will also play the new Tour. 22 Jun 2022
The Preview: KPMG Women’s PGA Championship

The Preview: KPMG Women’s PGA Championship

The majors just keep on coming, with the best players in the women’s game taking the spotlight this week as the KPMG Women’s PGA heads to Maryland. 21 Jun 2022
Huggan: The U.S. Open displays what LIV can’t buy

Huggan: The U.S. Open displays what LIV can’t buy

Before the 122nd U.S. Open began, much of the chatter around The Country Club was devoted to the first LIV event. No surprise there, of course, the evolution of the Saudi-backed Tour/circuit/series has been the talk of the other Tours for months now. 19 Jun 2022
Smyth's million dollar week

Smyth's million dollar week

Australian Travis Smyth has become a golfing millionaire in just one week after cashing in on the untold riches that controversial Saudi Arabian petrodollars are pumping into the game. 13 Jun 2022
Woods joins billionaire athlete club

Woods joins billionaire athlete club

Tiger Woods has joined Michael Jordan and LeBron James in a select group of elite athletes with a net worth of at least $1 billion ($A1.4 billion). 12 Jun 2022
Schwartzel wins LIV London as 24-over earns $120K

Schwartzel wins LIV London as 24-over earns $120K

If anything summed up the absurd amounts of cash being lobbed at the new LIV Golf Invitational Series it was the $US120,000 ($A170,164) cheque handed to Andy Ogletree for coming dead last. 12 Jun 2022
Jed looking to top Cam’s biggest pay day

Jed looking to top Cam’s biggest pay day

Cameron Smith won the biggest winner's cheque in golf this year when he lifted The Players title – but now a mullet-haired, moustachioed, Queensland protege is aiming to eclipse him. 9 Jun 2022
McIlroy muses on LIV, money and motivations

McIlroy muses on LIV, money and motivations

Rory McIlroy has warned his fellow players of the dangers of pursuing "boatloads of cash" above all else as the Saudi-backed breakaway events continue to divide the game. 9 Jun 2022
Aussie Yuan’s career changing LIV week

Aussie Yuan’s career changing LIV week

Greg Norman's breakaway Tour may not enchant everybody – but for his fellow Australian Kevin Yuan, it feels like the chance of a lifetime. 8 Jun 2022
10 million reasons Minjee is excited for women’s golf

10 million reasons Minjee is excited for women’s golf

Australia’s women’s No.1 golfer Minjee Lee has hailed the $10 million prize purse on offer at this week’s U.S. Women’s Open as another “huge step” forward for the women’s game. 1 Jun 2022
Nicklaus had 'zero interest' in Saudi offer

Nicklaus had 'zero interest' in Saudi offer

Jack Nicklaus says he met with a Saudi Arabian group as a courtesy and had "zero interest" in running a rival golf circuit now being led by Australia's Greg Norman. 1 Jun 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
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: Aussie Amateur by name only

Morri: Aussie Amateur by name only

The professionalisation of elite amateur golf in this country becomes complete this week when the top finishers at the Australian Amateur Championship will be paid prizemoney for the first time. 28 Mar 2022
Monahan bullish on PGA Tour future in annual address

Monahan bullish on PGA Tour future in annual address

New media rights that include a comprehensive global package. A baker’s dozen of new title sponsor agreements. Galleries returning, with full stands to follow. And at the heart of it – an exciting mix of young stars and highly credentialed veterans committed to competing on a weekly basis on the world’s biggest golf stage. 9 Mar 2022