Irishman Shane Lowry is one of the 30 or so gamers approved by the PGA Tour to play the event in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia in early February. But for Lowry, not like his compatriot Rory McIlroy, he does not make it a matter of precept.
Shane Lowry spoke this week throughout a video convention organized by the Saudi International press service. Asked about his first look in the Ryder Cup when Europe was defeated at Whistling Straits, he defined that it left him with a bitter style and that he had just one purpose left to beat the Americans at all prices in 2023 in Italy.
I'm joyful to make a residing going there and taking part in golf and hope to win a event.
Regarding his participation in the Tournament now stamped Asian Tour in a number of weeks on the shores of the Red Sea,
Shane Lowry stated he was “a golfer and never a politicianTo reduce brief any controversy.
The event which takes place at the Royal Greens Golf and Country Club in King Abdullah Economic City from February 3-6 attracted an distinctive discipline of gamers with some of the finest gamers in the world akin to Dustin Johnson, Bryson DeChambeau and Phil Mickelson.
“Listen, obviously we're not trying to hide from the people who are communicating about this tournament what's going on here, but in the end I don't think I'm a politician, I'm a professional golfer.” Lowry stated.
“I'm happy to make a living going there and playing golf and hope to win a tournament.”
The non-public funding fund (PIF) now essential sponsor of the event is at the origin of the creation of LIV Golf Investments, the firm at the head of which we discover Greg Norman and who has simply invested in the Asian Tour.
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