Smith wins Chicago Tournament

The Aussie won his first title on the dissident LIV professional circuit. Australian Cameron Smith, defending British Open champion, won his first LIV Golf title on Sunday, beating Dustin Johnson and Peter Uihlein in the home stretch of the Chicago tournament. Smith returned a 69 (-3) to finish 13 under in the 54-hole tournament at … Read more

Johnson in charge of the Chicago tournament

Dustin Johnson took the lead in the Chicago tournament, a cash event for the LIV circuit, finishing the first round with a card of 63, or nine strokes under par, Friday at Rich Harvest Farms. The American, winner of the US Open in 2016 and the Masters in 2020, finished the course without any bogey … Read more

Greg Norman warns World Rankings will become ‘laughable’ without LIV players

Former Australian champion Greg Norman, who became LIV boss, revealed on Wednesday that the world rankings would become “laughableif its officials refused to award points to golfers who joined its dissident circuit, heavily financed by Saudi Arabia. “This will make the world ranking obsolete if they don’t acceptto award points to LIV participants, Norman told … Read more

$50 million to the winning team of the final

For its grand finale, which will take place on the Doral course in Miami (Florida), owned by Donald Trump, the Dissident League will distribute an unprecedented endowment. Originally scheduled for Saudi Arabia and scheduled for October 27 to 30, the grand final of the LIV Golf Invitational Series will take place on these dates on … Read more

Gooch remains in the lead in Boston, ahead of Niemann

The American Talor Gooch retained the lead of the Boston Invitational, 4th stop on the new LIV golf circuit, on Saturday, one step ahead of the Chilean Joaquin Niemann, who starts in this series richly endowed by Saudi Arabia. Gooch, who has consistently finished in the Top 10 in LIV’s three previous tournaments, surrendered a … Read more

LIV joins legal action against PGA

The dissident Saudi-backed LIV Golf League has joined an anti-trust action against the US PGA Championship initiated on August 3 by 11 players who were suspended by the PGA for joining it. A revised lawsuit filed Friday in federal court in San Jose, Calif., accuses the PGA of using a monopoly position to suspend players … Read more

the PGA and the European Tour, together against the Saudi league

The North American Golf Tour (PGA) and the European Tour (DP World) on Tuesday unveiled a 13-year alliance to fight together against the breakaway Saudi-funded new league LIV. “Today’s announcement strengthens both Circuits for the benefit of their members,” said Keith Pelley, President and CEO of the European Circuit. As part of this partnership, the … Read more

DP World Tour and PGA Tour sign 13-year partnership to counter LIV Golf

By Le Figaro Golf with AFP Posted 10 minutes ago, Update just now The logos of the European and American circuits DP World Tour Threatened by Saudi petrodollars, Europeans and Americans have sealed a contract that extends until 2035 to protect their common interests. The PGA Tour and DP World Tour announced a 13-year joint … Read more