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Jon Rahm withdraws from 2024 US Open due to foot infection

Jon Rahm made the decision to withdraw from the field at the 2024 U.S. Open this week in Pinehurst, North Carolina due to an infected sore on his left foot. After consulting with numerous doctors and my team, I have decided it is best for my long term health, to withdraw from this weeks [sic] US Open Championship,” Rahm said …

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LIV Golf's Ian Poulter rips British Airways after airline loses his clubs

Ian Poulter is set to play in LIV Golf’s Texas event this weekend, but right now, he doesn’t have anything to play with. The 48-year-old flew from Heathrow Airport to Texas earlier this week, but without his clubs. Midflight, the airline sent Poulter an email “to inform you that a bag has not travelled with you today” and told Poulter …

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Three-time major winner admits to missing LIV golfers after PGA Championship, calls for solution between tours

It looks like Phil Mickelson can now say, “I told you so.” The LIV Golf pro presented an interesting dilemma on social media earlier this month in a since-deleted post on X when he questioned what the future of golf might look like if some of the best players in the game weren’t allowed to compete at the majors. Padraig …

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Xander Schauffele's dad makes stance on LIV Golf clear after PGA Championship win: 'Not chasing the money'

LIV Golf continues to chase the biggest names in the sport, but newly crowned PGA Championship winner Xander Schauffele is apparently not interested. After winning his first major over the weekend in record fashion, Schauffele’s father told Dylan Dethier of Golf.com that winning a major and the exemptions that come with it are not a sign that Schauffele is considering …

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Bryson DeChambeau confronts man who swiped golf ball meant for young fan

Bryson DeChambeau could have tucked his tail between his legs after a one-stroke loss to Xander Schauffele at the PGA Championship on Sunday, but he still took time to make sure a young fan at Valhalla Golf Course took home a souvenir. DeChambeau flipped a golf ball meant for the fan, but an older man caught it instead and took …

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PGA Championship 2024: Xander Schauffele, Collin Morikawa atop crowded leaderboard heading into final round

Brace yourselves – we are in for a wild finish at Valhalla. After a wild third round that was filled with low scores, some of which even matched gold records, two men are tied for the lead, with 13 others within five shots of the lead at the PGA Championship. Xander Schauffele and Collin Morikawa, the co-leaders at -15, will …

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Major champions Rory McIlroy, Lucas Glover react to Jimmy Dunne's resignation from PGA Policy Board

Earlier this week, Jimmy Dunne resigned from his role on the PGA Policy Board, just under one year after he helped negotiate with the Public Investment Fund alongside Jay Monahan and chairman Ed Herlihy. Dunne, vice chair and senior managing principal at Piper Sandler, wrote in his resignation letter that “no meaningful progress has been made towards a transaction with …

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Golf analyst rages over Jon Rahm's PGA Tour comments: 'I want to wring his neck'

Jon Rahm, like most LIV Golf defectors who chose to play for the renegade series, had his PGA Tour card suspended when he left the organization. Rahm on Tuesday claimed he was still a PGA Tour member – suspended or not – and rebuked the notion he was playing for “the other side.” It was a comment that left Golf …

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Tiger Woods to get $100 million in equity for staying with PGA, Rory McIlroy receiving $50 million: report

It turns out that staying loyal to the PGA Tour did, in fact, pay off for golf’s two biggest stars. Tiger Woods and Rory Mcilroy will reportedly each receive a hefty payday after sticking with the Tour, rather than defecting to LIV. The 15-time major champion will receive $100 million, while McIlroy will bring in $50 million, via the newly-created …

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Rory McIlroy expected to rejoin PGA Tour policy board after surprising resignation: reports

Rory McIlroy is expected to rejoin the PGA Tour’s Policy Board months after his surprising resignation from his position as player director, according to multiple reports. McIlroy, who resigned in November citing “personal and professional commitments,” is expected to rejoin pending the board’s approval, a decision that could come as early as this week, ESPN reported Tuesday. Rory McIlroy of …

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