Tag: PGA Tour

Tiger Woods of the United States tips his cap on the 18th hole during the final round of the Hero World Challenge

The ‘Tiger-Effect’ Skyrocketed TV Ratings at the Hero World Challenge

What could the PGA Tour’s 23-year-old two-time major winner and proverbial “future of golf” possibly be talking about last week at the Hero World Challenge when he said “it is really exciting for us and for golf … He can truly help get the numbers back up in golf,” about a 4o-year-old # 898th ranked player in the World teeing it up after a fifteen-month layoff?

GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump shows a photograph a supporter wants him to sign, during the final round of the Cadillac Championship golf tournament, Sunday, March 6, 2016, in Doral, Fla.

Donald Trump Responds to PGA Move to Mexico: ‘Hope They Have Kidnapping Insurance’

“They move the World Golf Championships from Miami to Mexico City,” Donald Trump commented. “They moved the PGA Tour, moved the World Golf Championships from Miami, where they’re furious to Mexico City. If I become your president, this stuff is all going to stop,” Trump added. He went on to criticize the U.S. economy for being taken advantage of by Mexico.

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Caddies Sue PGA for $50 Million in Lost Advertising Revenue

With the PGA tour raking in big bucks from advertising, part of which comes from tour caddies wearing corporate logos on their bibs, 80 professional caddies joined in a $50 million lawsuit charging that they deserve some of the spoils for their role as unpaid roaming billboards.