Greg Norman gave an interview to the newspaper The Telegraph in which he explains that several players, including a two-time Major winner, have committed to playing the tournaments on his new circuit, the Liv Golf Invitational Series.
Before the first meeting of the eight tournaments scheduled for this summer’s calendar, the rumors about the names of the players willing to play lifetime ban from the PGA Tourfrom world tour dp and therefore of the ryder cup continued fueling discussions outside the teachers.
48 hours ago I was sitting in my office with a player who won two Major tournaments
it’s a week beforeus open for Centurion Club London that the first tournament will take place and Norman declares to the English newspaper: “We respect the Masters and we have not made any announcements, but it is almost the end of the journey, for the players, not for me. » Implied, the time for players to reveal their intentions.
“They are still very, very, very interested. We have players who have signed a firm commitment. »
The overall prize pool for the Liv Golf Invitational is $255 million and the first 7 regular season tournaments will offer $25 million in prize money. That’s 5 million more than the best-endowed tournament in the world. PGA Tournamely Players and his $20 million.
There is $20 million to reward individual ranked players and $5 million shared between the top three teams.
Norman did not reveal the names of those who are under contract, but he assures that there is a two-time Major winner on this list. “48 hours ago I was sitting in my office with a player who won two major tournaments. »
Bubba Watson, is Kevin Na leaving?
Could be bubba watsonwho would have explained to his former caddy, ted scottthat was in the Masters winner’s bag, scottie schefflerat Augusta last week, who wasn’t sure he’d be able to play much more because of injuries.
The left-hander, double winner of the Masters in 2012 and 2014, participated, like many world golf stars, in the saudi International, in early February.
Ian Chicken, Lee Westwood Y kevin nawho wears the logo of Saudi Arabia’s golf promotion body on his polo shirt, are among the most frequently cited names.
We remember that Na had a hard time not being selected for the US Ryder Cup team and could feel that his luck had run out.