Justin Rose is presently in Pebble Beach, California taking part in within the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. While talking in a press convention, he confessed that he did beat across the bush relating to a doable swap to LIV Golf. However, he reasoned that he was by no means comfy at risking taking part in majors by making that transfer.
The Englishman’s European Ryder Cup teammates Tyrrell Hatton and Jon Rahm joined the disruptive league. But, he nonetheless has the identical stance relating to making a doable swap. The golfer revealed that he did get affords to affix the Saudi-backed league, nonetheless, his “childhood desires” of taking part in within the main tournaments have typically restricted him from doing so. Rose said,
“I suppose technically I may need carried out like two-plus, two-plus, three years in the past or one thing, a minimum of had a dialog round it. But for me it was all the time I may by no means get comfy with the giving up on the childhood desires of the Majors and I simply couldn’t see that altering anytime quickly.”
Justin Rose added that he didn’t have “long-term” exemptions to play the key tournaments and he had typically fought his technique to get a spot.
“I used to be ready, a scenario the place I used to be having to earn my method into them so I didn’t have these long-term exemptions to buffer it,” Rose added.
Playing within the main match continues to be a good distance highway for LIV Golf gamers. Since they’re nonetheless ineligible to earn Official World Golf Ranking factors, their possibilities to make it into the sphere stay within the shadows. So, if Justin Rose is holding himself again from becoming a member of the disruptive resulting from this cause, it’s form of comprehensible.
Justin Rose Opens Up On LIV Golf Players’ Possibility To Play On The PGA Tour
Since the announcement of the PGA Tour, DP World Tour, and PIF merger, there have been speculations that after this deal would finalize, it might actually enable LIV Golf gamers to return again to the PGA Tour. While some gamers like Rory McIlroy suppose that it might be proper for the sport of golf, there are few similar to Jordan Spieth and Patrick Cantlay who don’t agree with the identical.
Recently, Justin Rose additionally opened up relating to his stance on the LIV Golf gamers’ doable comeback on the PGA Tour. He acknowledged that there would by no means be an settlement amongst all of the gamers relating to the insurgent gamers’ comeback as some would really feel that they haven’t obtained one thing that the returning participant has acquired.
“I believe it’s difficult and there’ll by no means be a one-for-one ration the place one man feels good about everybody coming again as a result of they acquired one thing they usually didn’t,” Rose mentioned.
Justin Rose added that a number of the massive gamers from LIV Golf returning will definitely assist them strengthen the PGA Tour. He added that something that may strengthen the Tour would straight profit its gamers.
“But I believe finally, if that is all structured the suitable method, these guys coming again strengthens the Tour and everyone that’s now concerned on this new construction goes to profit from these nice names coming again and being part of the Tour. So it’s important to take a look at it objectively as nicely. Anything that’s going to strengthen the Tour in the long run goes to profit the gamers now”
With the PGA Tour asserting its $3 billion cope with SSG, it might be fairly attention-grabbing to see in the event that they nonetheless negotiate with the PIF. But in the event that they do, there are possibilities that LIV Golf gamers might return to the Tour by some kind of adjustment for positive.