Patrick Reed will line up on the Asian Tour in Singapore and South Korea

Despite different statements when he opted for LIV Golf, arguing that he would be more often at home with his family than on the golf greens, Patrick Reed confirmed that he was committed to the next two International Series on the calendar of the Asian Tour this month.

The golfers of LIV Golf are no longer apart from a contradiction. Thereby, Patrick Roseau confirmed that he would be fine at the start of the next two International Series on the schedule ofAsian Tour 2022the Asian circuit benefiting from substantial financial assistance (300 million dollars) from LIV Golf Investmentsdon’t Greg Norman is the boss, and Public Investment Fund from Saudi Arabia.

The winner of Masters 2018 will depart next week (August 11-14) in Singapore ($1.5 million in prize money) then in South Korea from August 18 to 21 (also $1.5 million in prize money). The 31-year-old American golfer had nevertheless declared when he joined LIV Golf that he wanted to be less often at tournaments and more regularly surrounded by his family, with his family. Who will understand!

This choice to go evaluated on the Asian Tour is above all a means of garnering world points while uncertainty still hovers around the LIV Golf Invitational Series, not counting for the moment in the world ranking. Unless they are exempted as former Major winners, LIV players have no problem qualifying for the Grand Slam for the moment.

We talked about the recusal of (Jay) Monahan, (Keith) Pelley and (Martin) Slumbers and everyone who had a negative comment on the LIV

Greg Norman

But to listen to Greg Norman, the great patron of LIV Golf, this ” worry should be fixed very soon. Pierre Dawsonthe president of the OWGR which manages the world ranking, is ” a reasonable man », says the Australian.

He has our application, he will go through the right process to get it. We discussed the rejection of (Jay) monahan(kith) Pelley and (Martin) Slumbers and everyone who had a negative comment on the LIV. They cannot vote. From the perspective of the OWGR, if I’m in Dawson’s shoes, I get independent legal advice. »

Jay Monahan, Keith Pelley and martin sleepsrespectively boss of PGA Tourfrom DP World Tour and Royal and ancientsit on the Board of Directors of the OWGR and are therefore judge and party in this case…

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