Cam Smith wins LIV Golf’s Chicago event, proves he’s not ‘a worse player’ just because he switched tours | Golf News and Tour Information

A lot has happened in the nine weeks since Cameron Smith won the 150th Open Championship at St. Andrews. The popular Aussie confirmed golf’s worst-kept secret last month when he announced he had signed with LIV Golf. His defection triggered a ban by the PGA Tour, including from next week’s Presidents Cup. Smith had told … Read more

Cameron Smith wins LIV Golf Chicago in second post-PGA Tour start

Cameron Smith feels right at home on the 54 Tour. After finishing T-4 in his LIV Golf debut earlier this month in Boston, Smith earned his second start at LIV Golf Chicago on Sunday at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove, Illinois. The 29-year-old Aussie entered the final round with a three-stroke lead and exited … Read more

LIV Golf 2022, Chicago Invitational, leaderboard, scores, Cameron Smith, Dustin Johnson, prize money

Two-time major winner Dustin Johnson shot a par 63 from nine under to take a three-shot lead after the first round of the LIV Golf Chicago Invitational. The 38-year-old American enjoyed a bogey-free 18 holes to start the 54-hole event at Rich Harvest Farms, with the winner set to collect $4 million of a $25 … Read more

Golf’s LIV players cleared to play in Australian Open

The way remains clear for LIV golfers to compete at the Australian Open, with defending champion Matt Jones confirming he will defend his title at the December event. Jones is one of five Australians to take part in this week’s LIV event in Chicago, playing on the ‘Punch GC’ team with compatriots Cameron Smith and … Read more

Greg Norman issues Adam Scott mission for Cameron Smith, Marc Leishman

Greg Norman says “it’s over” Cameron Smith and Marc Leishman to convince Adam Scott to join LIV Golf after negotiations with the Aussie star failed earlier this year. The 2013 Masters winner was a key target for Norman’s Saudi-backed breakaway – and Scott was reportedly close to making the jump before finally backing off. Fellow … Read more

From Scottie Scheffler and Rory McIlroy to Golf’s Best Mullet: Unofficial Awards From a Year of Rebellion

Scottie Scheffler, Rory McIlroy, Cameron Smith and Cameron Young (clockwise from top left) can all add Barkys to their shelves for 2022. USA today Another year, another rebellion, another wave of faces leaving for a more lucrative destination. What is it, the PGA Tour or Central America? So much has happened in the small corner … Read more

Who had the lowest scoring averages for the 2021-22 season

The lower the scores, the better the chances of success on the golf course. That’s why most of the names on the PGA Tour’s lowest average scoring list for the 2021-22 season come as no surprise. It’s filled with big winners, but there are a few surprises. It’s difficult to play well throughout a season. … Read more

Don’t knock LIV Golf’s team format as stars contend there are numerous reasons why it’s compelling and fresh | Golf News and Tour Information

BOLTON, Mass. – Cameron Smith called it “the future” of golf. Anirban Lahiri predicts it could awaken a sleeping giant within India’s 1.4 billion sports-loving population. Harold Varner said this could end the Friday afternoon surrender. The team aspect of LIV Golf may be how the series can set itself apart from the more established … Read more

Look: Gary Player Rips Prominent Golfer For Leaving PGA Tour

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – APRIL 11: Gary Player of South Africa reacts to his shot from the first tee during the first tee ceremony to kick off the first round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 11, 2019 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) Nine-time major champion Gary Player … Read more

Cam Smith, Five PGA Members Join LIV Golf – NBC Chicago

Cam Smith, five PGA members join LIV Golf originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston Cameron Smith, the No. 2 golfer in the world according to the World Golf Ranking, officially joins LIV Golf. The Aussie was first linked to the breakout league in mid-July, days after winning his first major tournament, the Open Championship. He … Read more