PGA of Australia respond to the news about the PGA Tour/LIV merger

The unexpected announcement of a merger between the PGA Tour, DP World Tour, and LIV Golf, with the ultimate financial backing from the Saudi Arabian PIF, left everyone astounded.

Amidst the tumultuous landscape of professional golf in recent years, the CEO of the PGA of Australia, Gavin Kirkman, has taken a stance by aligning with the PGA Tour.

In response to the most recent development, he released the following statement today:

“The PGA of Australia has continued discussions with the PGA TOUR and DP World Tour overnight and this morning to discuss the details of the agreement jointly announced with the Public Investment Fund to unify professional golf on a global basis.

“We have and will continue to act in a deliberate, strategic and consistent manner which is to be committed to work within golf’s global ecosystem and provide strong pathways for the players on the PGA Tour of Australasia into tours around the world.

“These discussions are ongoing as we continue to ensure any new arrangements deliver positive benefits to our Tour, all of our members, the entire Australasian golfing community and those who love the game.”

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