PGA Tour suspends all players participating in first LIV Golf Championship

The PGA Tour announced Thursday that it has suspended 17 members of the inaugural LIV Golf International Series. Players who withdraw from membership before the start of the LIV golf event outside London on Thursday will also no longer be eligible for the Tour or the Presidents Cup. Those now banned from the tour include … Read more

Strong final round gives Ladue grad Park place in Junior PGA Championship Boys Golf – Fall

Greg Uptan | Special to Alton — William Parker will have a busy schedule this fall, so he plans to enjoy a nice, laid-back summer. The recent Radu graduate shot a 1-under 71 Wednesday to finish with a two-day total of 144 to win the Junior PGA Championship at Spencer T. Olin Golf Course … Read more

PGA Tour and DP World Tour Announce 13-Year Joint Venture to Strengthen Strategic Alliance | Golf News & Travel Information

Faced with a potential rift in professional teams, the PGA Tour and DP World Tour announced a 13-year strategic alliance to counter the emergence of the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Series. In a joint news conference with DP World Tour CEO Keith Pelley on Tuesday, PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monaghan said the deal will “significantly enhance … Read more

Glover returns to defending champion at John Deere Classic near Quad

On Thursday, the Illinois John Deere Classic’s only annual PGA Tour stop will kick off a three-day golf kickoff with the controversial LIV Tour’s first U.S. championship in Oregon. The Saudi-backed LIV event will feature four stars – Bryson DeChambeau, Patrick Reed, Abraham Anser and Brooks Koepka – since the Saudi Tour’s first event in … Read more

Ireland’s Leona Maguire on track to win first major at KPMG Women’s PGA Championship

June 23, 2022 Charlotte GibsonESPN It all happened so fast. Leona Maguire, 27, on the 18th green at Crown Colony Golf & Country Club in Fort Myers, Florida, in February The golf ball fell to the bottom of the cup, and she breathed a sigh of relief. She won her first LPGA Tour victory at … Read more

In Gee Chun Breaks Capitol Course Record in Women’s PGA Championship Opening Round | Golf News

In Gee Chun gets off to a solid start at the Women’s PGA Championship as she breaks Capitol Country Club record with an 8-under first-round finish; Chun leads Thailand’s Pornanong Phatlum and South Korea’s Hye-Jin Choi by 5 strokes ; defending champion Nellie Korda one under Last updated: 24/06/22 6:50 AM Please use the Chrome … Read more

Brooks Koepka becomes latest star golfer to leave PGA Tour for LIV Golf Series, sources confirm

Four-time major champion Brooks Koepka is the latest golfer to switch from the PGA Tour to the LIV Golf Invitational, sources confirmed to ESPN. Koepka, 32, is one of the most high-profile players on the Independent Tour, which is funded by Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund and led by two-time Open champion Greg Norman. Sources … Read more

Tiger Woods is officially a billionaire, no thanks to the Saudis

He reportedly turned down a “high nine-figure” deal for a new Saudi-backed golf tour, but that’s okay. Thanks to endorsements and real estate, he’s a billionaire anyway. Tiger Woods’ limp in South Hills during last month’s PGA Championship was a stark reminder of how much has passed since he wandered the fairways at the 1997 … Read more