The dissident circuit cost world golf millions of dollars

RECIT – The new league funded by an investment fund from Saudi Arabia opposes the ruling American Tour.

Repaired at 126e mondial, Charl Schwartzel, lauréat du Masters 2011, this is a man fully completed since last Sunday. Le Sud-Africain, winner of the premier tournoi de la ligue dissidente LIV Golf includes London worth 4,75 million dollars (3,82 million euros). By comparison, when he was imposed on Augusta, eleven years ago, he had received “only” $ 1.44 million. Schwartzel is one of 48 “section members” who have joined the new League, funded by the Saudi Public Investment Fund (PIF) and led by legendary Greg Norman or through the company LIV Golf Investments. With $ 25 million in endowment for each of the eight tournaments scheduled this year (before passing 15 events in 2023), petrodollars will flow in this three -day exhibition that offers a team and individual ranking.

The grand winner of the empochera season is worth 18 million dollars, the deuxième, 8 million…

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