TThe LIV Golf Invitational will arrive in the US this week with a second tournament in Portland, Oregon.
The Saudi-backed series has added four players from the world’s top 50 since the first tournament outside of London. Brooks Koepka, Abraham Unser, Bryson DeChambeau and Patrick Reed.
number two in the world Rory McIlroy called the players who joined the LIV Golf Series “ambiguous” for how they handled their breakaway.
“Look, I respect Rory (McIlroy) as a player. He is good. He is phenomenal. I’ll be honest with you. I didn’t see it. So listen, he’s entitled to his opinion. He can think whatever he wants. He will do what’s best for him and his family, I’m going to do what’s best for me and my family, and I can’t hate anyone for that. it, and like I said, opinions change, man,” Koepka said.
DeChambeau: “I respect the opinions and decisions of everyone”
“I mean, personally, I believe that I respect the opinions and decisions of everyone, just as I hope that they will be on our side. Everyone is entitled to their own opinion, and from my point of view, we are golfers. around the world, and we will continue to do so over time.”