- Golf rocked by merger announcement after secret agreement
- Rahm: ‘It’s not easy to wake up one day and see this bombshell’
The Masters champion Jon Rahm believes there is a feeling of “betrayal” among the world’s leading golfers after the PGA and DP World tours secretly cut a deal to join forces with Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund.
Golf was rocked last week by the sudden announcement that a new entity, funded to the tune of billions by PIF, will oversee the sport’s elite level.
Written by Ewan Murray at LA Country Club
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2023/jun/13/jon-rahm-saudi-arabia-pga-tour-dp-world-tour-liv-golf under the title “Rahm admits players feel sense of betrayal over deal with Saudi Arabia”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.