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Meet All the LIV Golf Defectors Who Are a Part of the PGA Tour Netflix Docuseries

Published 02/13/2023, 1:54 PM EST

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Golf lovers get ready for a thrilling journey into the world of golf with the highly anticipated documentary, Full Swing. This show will premiere on Netflix soon. It will take the viewers on a behind-the-scenes journey with some of the top golfers. The docu-series will also feature some LIV defectors.

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Full Swing will offer a unique and captivating look at the sport of golf. The docu-series will explore the challenges, perseverance, and drive that propels these golfers to be the best they can be. From the meticulous preparation and mental focus required for each shot to the camaraderie and competitive spirit that keeps them pushing forward, this show will leave you with a newfound appreciation for the game.

LIV players are also a part of Full Swing


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Full Swing is not going to be watered down at all, it will take the viewers through the great divide of golf. Moreover, it will also feature 5 LIV defectors.

The second and third episode of the show is focused on Brooks Koepka and Ian Poulter. Koepka’s episode showcases his inner turmoil after a close miss at the WM Phoenix Open, revealing his self-doubt and insecurities in stark contrast to his confident demeanor on the PGA Tour. 


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On the other hand, Poulter’s episode revolves around the speculation and decision-making process surrounding his affiliation with LIV. Throughout the episode, there were moments where Poulter seemed quite aware of the cameras, leading to a feeling that he may have been performing for them. 

However, it was only towards the end that he explained his reasoning for joining LIV. Despite some inconsistencies, both Koepka’s and Poulter’s episodes will provide a captivating and thought-provoking insight into the personal and professional lives of these golfers.

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Moreover, episode 5 features Dustin Johnson discussing his possible move to LIV Golf with his wife. Additionally, Mito Pereira and Joaquin Niemann featured in the teaser of the show. This means we might get some insights about them as well.

Who are PGA Tour Stars featuring in the show?

The show will follow the PGA Tour legends and best friends Justin Thomas and Jordan Spieth. It will showcase their relationship on and off the course. 

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Moreover, Scottie Scheffler will also feature in the show. And his episode will focus on his rise to become the World No 1 in golf.


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We will also see the golf legend Rory McIlroy in the later half of the show. The former World No 1 had initially refused to be a part of the show. But agreed to give a short appearance after being persuaded by Chad Mumm.

When will Full Swing Tudum on Netflix?

The show will premiere on the 15th of February. You will need to have a Netflix subscription to enjoy the show. The docu-series includes 8 episodes.


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Every episode will be approximately 45 minutes long. Although Netflix has not confirmed the exact release time of the show, the good news is all the episodes will be released together. Therefore viewers can binge-watch the show.

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