While a Sword Hangs Over Greg Norman’s Head, LIV Golf Makes a Major Announcement Per Reports

Published 10/21/2023, 1:57 PM EDT

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The world of golf has been in a state of uncertainty ever since LIV Golf and the PGA Tour decided to merge back in June this year. After a moment of widespread shock following the unexpected decision, the entirety of the golf world started anticipating the unforeseen future of the sport. At the time, the fans’ prayers for a better tomorrow were set to be answered by the end of this year.

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However, considering the current circumstances, that seems highly unlikely, as only two months are left before the deadline comes. In the midst of this confusion, LIV Golf officials have started planning for their 2024 season. As the golf world hangs by the thread of “what ifs”, these officials seem to indulge themselves in the 2024 conundrum.

LIV Golf officials plan for 2024 amidst confusion

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Amidst ongoing confusion concerning the merger, LIV Golf has started planning for its upcoming 2024 season. Even though there is no confirmation whether LIV Golf will be teaming up with the PGA Tour and DP World Tour in their upcoming edition or not, that has not stopped the Saudi-backed league from continuing its planning for 2024.

They have already started their promotions, new signings, and expansion of their teams ahead of the upcoming season, despite the uncertainty surrounding the PGA Tour deal. They are set to have a worldwide schedule. All the teams involved will participate in a fourteen-event schedule. Eight of these events will be held internationally, whereas six of them will be held in the USA.

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LIV Golf CEO and commissioner, Greg Norman, also shared his thoughts about the merger. He said, “I just hope [the agreement] does work; I really do. That’s why I wanted to speak to Jay Monahan a long time ago to explain the value of our product. They chose not to. I’ll leave it up them to figure [the framework agreement] out.”

LIV Golf is also expecting to add more major names to its roster in 2024. LIV Golf and PGA Tour have till 31 December to finalize a framework for the merger. A lot of planning and preparation has already gone into the 2024 season. Only time will tell what will happen to the expected merger in the coming days. However, LIV Golf officials have chosen to leave no stone unturned in their preparation for the future.

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LIV Golf recently announced a huge partnership

The famous Saudi-backed LIV Golf League has also recently announced a huge partnership with Asprey. Asprey is a British manufacturer of luxury silverware, jewelry, timepieces, and other goods. They have been manufacturing the trophies for LIV Golf since its inception.

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Their relationship has solidified in recent times. This is because Asprey has signed a deal with LIV Golf. They have agreed to a multi-year partnership with LIV Golf to serve as the latter’s official trophy provider. In return, LIV Golf will prominently feature them at its events.

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Daiemah Malik

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