Golf has come to this: now it is information when a participant publicizes that he has stayed on the PGA Tour.
Collin Morikawa, the two-time main winner who led the US Open forward of the catastrophic Saturdays, has reaffirmed his dedication to the PGA Tour. Hours after the information broke that Brooks Koepka would be part of the LIV, Morikawa took to Twitter to elucidate his place.
“I advised Riviera in February that I used to be right here to remain on @PGATOUR,” Morikawa wrote, “and nothing has modified.”
Whereas the PGA Tour must be happy that certainly one of its brightest younger stars stays, a number of different main winners – Bryson DeChambo, Dustin Johnson, Koepka – all confirmed their involvement within the Tour again in February, however returned as soon as. LIV has turn out to be a actuality.
Morikawa, who has already been a two-time grand winner, is strictly the participant LIV desires of: younger, proficient and more likely to be an influential participant within the largest golf competitions of the last decade forward. Like Rory McIlroy, John Ram and Justin Thomas, he follows the PGA tour … though it’s now a really open query which of his colleagues might be subsequent, who will soar.
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