LIV Golf

Deal, if completed, would be highly unusual among most major sports properties

Six-time major winner says he no longer needs to be involved

LIV Golf has agreed a content partnership in China with social media platform Weibo. Weibo has got exclusive digital media rights for LIV's inaugural Invitational Series this year

Technology giants Amazon and Apple both reportedly passed on the opportunity to become the media rights partner of Saudi-backed startup LIV Golf in the United States, highlighting the difficulties the…

Phil Mickelson has taken a swipe at the PGA Tour for "magically" finding the money to increase the prize funds at many of its tournaments in the wake of the increasing threat of the Saudi-backed breakaway…

NBC Sports chairman Pete Bevacqua says he remains bullish about the future of the PGA Tour despite a number of leading players continuing to join the rival Saudi-backed breakaway tour LIV Golf

In this week’s episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Ahmad Nassar, newly named as executive director of the Professional Tennis Players Association and chief executive of its for-profit affiliate Winners Alliance. Fisher and Russo also discuss the state of tennis amid the start of the 2022 US Open, the development of TMRW Sports with star golfers Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy, the debut of FanDuel TV, a competitive and operational shift for the Savannah Bananas, and the state of Major League Baseball’s special events following the 'Field of Dreams' and MLB Little League Classic games.
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The Asian Tour has unveiled new tournaments in Egypt and Morocco as the latest additions to its International Series, a joint venture with Saudi Arabia-backed LIV Golf

The PGA Tour could potentially create a "tour within a tour" to help fend off the ever-growing LIV Golf challenge, with the new structure under consideration featuring 18 no-cut tournaments featuring the…

Proposed legislation seeks to prohibit events funded by sovereign wealth funds

The 2022-23 PGA Tour of Australasia season will consist of 16 events, with the return of tournaments including the Australian Open and New Zealand Open, the organisers of the regional golf circuit have…

A federal judge in California has rejected a bid from three LIV Golf participants to be allowed back into the PGA Tour to compete in the FedEx Cup Playoffs, which begin this week with the FedEx St.

In this week’s episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Michael Levine, co-head of CAA Sports. Fisher and Russo also discuss the latest developments around LIV Golf, the National Football League’s punishment of the Miami Dolphins, the establishment of the United International Baseball League, a seed fundraising round for sports technology firm Sportsbox AI, and the deaths of industry icons Bill Russell and Vin Scully.
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John Daly, the colorful veteran American golfer, says he has "begged" LIV Golf chief executive Greg Norman to join the Saudi-backed rival golf tour

US Editor Eric Fisher explores how LIV Golf's eager embrace of extreme right-wing politics threatens its viability.

Group of golfers claim the PGA Tour has used monopoly power to define where and how they can compete

Golf legend Tiger Woods was offered a blockbuster deal in the range of $700m-$800m (€685m-783m) to leave the PGA Tour and join LIV Golf, the Saudi-backed breakaway tour's chief executive Greg Norman h…