LPGA players past and present explain the importance of talks with LIV

While it might have shocked many to hear LPGA executive director Mollie Marcoux Samaan say she was going to talk to LIV Golf, Annika Sorenstam felt it was the right call. As did Juli Inkster. These LPGA legends understand one crucial thing: If Greg Norman and LIV Golf set out to create a rival tour … Read more

Discussion on Saudi Arabia, September 11, is coming to a Donald Trump seminar

Nearly 50 miles of dilapidated freeways, rusty bridges, crowded urban neighborhoods, peaceful woodland and tranquil horse towns separate the 16-acre Manhattan stamp of terror called Ground Zero from the 520-acre golf course in New Jersey owned by former President Donald. Trump. But in the next few days, these parts of the landscape are likely to … Read more

The Bolton International Tournament will host a LIV golf event in September

Bolton International Massachusetts International Golf Club has long been known as the home of America’s longest golf course, 8,325 yards, par-73 Pines. During the trade union weekend, however, the International Federation will be known for another reason – for holding an event at the LIV Golf Invitational tournament series that has aroused interest and controversy … Read more

LIV Golf Portland event footage from Pumpkin Ridge

After the new LIV Golf Invitational, led by Greg Norman and backed by Saudi Arabia, debuted earlier this month in London, the runway will start again for the second time this week in the Pacific Northwest. LIV Golf Portland competed on Thursday at the Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club in North Plains, Oregon, 32 miles from … Read more

Pumpkin Ridge has one big LIV party, but hard feelings and controversy hang over the golf course | Golf news and travel information

NORTH PLAINS, Ore. – Apart from three tense half-hour press conferences, the atmosphere at Pumpkin Ridge has been incredibly stress-free. The caddies do not believe how well they are cared for. Coaches too. At the PGA Tour, they paid for travel and accommodation. At LIV, care is taken. Members and staff are very excited and … Read more

The timeless attraction of professional golfers is ruined by money | Golf news and travel information

Take-take-take-take-take-take-take-take-take. Also: more-more-more-more-more. Everywhere you look these days in professional golf there is a lot going on, along with the demand for more. That’s not good for business. LIV Golf Tournament Series – Greg Norman Directs; the notorious MBS that is hiding – is taking various names of players from the PGA Tour. The players … Read more

Insights into how money works at LIV Golf | Golf news and travel information

NORTH PLAINS, Ore – LIV Golf is about a lot: distraction, sportswashing, revenge (in Greg Norman’s case) and, uh, golf. But most of all, it’s about cold, hard money. As with many other issues surrounding this journey, the details surrounding all the money are shady. In an effort to be more specific, Fire Pit Collective … Read more

LIV Golf’s strategy is clear: Roll out the red drag now, worry about the settlement later | Golf news and travel information

NORTH PLAINS, Ore. – When I inspected the driving area before the start of the shotgun on Thursday, one specially washed 3-wood stopped me in my footsteps. “Yes, it will work,” I muttered to one of the 48 livers at Pumpkin Ridge this week. “Yes, it will be,” he replied. He then pushed another ball … Read more