“They’re baiting players”: Twitter reacts to $50m LIV finale

Greg Norman Liv Golf Investments

Earlier this week the LIV Golf Invitational Series confirmed its $50 million season finale will take place at Trump National Doral Miami. 

LIV chief executive Greg Norman said hosting the lucrative team event will “add another piece of history to this famed destination”. 

After the news broke, social media gave its reaction to the news – with the vast sum of money on offer the main topic of conversation. 

• Trump course to stage LIV finale

• Top-100 players on brink of breakaway

Golf journalist Robert Lusetich claimed the venture is “baiting players” into signing up for the breakaway league. 

However, others reacted more positively to the news... 

The Blue Monster course will stage the seeded, four-day, four-round, matchplay knock-out event featuring 12 teams, each of whom will compete for a share of the eye-popping $50million prize fund.

The first-place team will walk away with $16million, followed by $10million for second, and $8million for third.

• Curtis Cup squad announced

• Women's Scottish Open to welcome fans

Each player on the team will receive a 25% cut of earnings.

The Team Championship, taking place opposite the WGC-HSBC Golf Champions from October 27-30, will be the eighth and final event on the debut LIV Golf Invitational Series schedule.

Share this Article

share-logo
twitter-logo facebook-logo

Latest Videos See all videos right arrow

play button
2022 Driver Test | Which one is going in my bag?
Drivers
play button
The most powerful PING irons ever? | PING i525 review
Ping
play button
I'll be using the Vokey SM9 wedges... and you should too
Titleist
play button
The driver that has it all? | COBRA LTDx drivers REVIEWED!
Cobra
See all videos right arrow

Golf News

"Daftys”: Robert MacIntyre hits back at US PGA critics
US PGA 2022: Full prize money breakdown
9 things Justin Thomas gets for winning the US PGA
Justin Thomas wins US PGA in playoff
US PGA: Mito Pereira rues painful finish

Other Top Stories

Tiger Woods: Inside his $41million Florida mansion
The very best pubs in St Andrews
The Scottish Golf Course Emoji Quiz!
24 lies every bad golfer tells
Doug Sanders: The extraordinary life of golf's original playboy

Quick Fault 'n' Fixes See all videos right arrow

play button
Improve your rhythm and you will improve your golf
Watch
play button
Denis Pugh’s tips for swinging on plane
Watch
play button
Keep your feet planted during the backswing
Watch
play button
Swing with more arm speed
Callaway
See all videos right arrow