LIV Golf makes more changes ahead of second season with 2023 calendar, new role for Greg Norman

LIV Golf makes more changes ahead of second season with 2023 calendar, new role for Greg Norman

LIV Golf is making big changes in 2023.

After the likes of Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy said Greg Norman should lose his job as commissioner and CEO of the Saudi Arabian Public Investment Fund-backed startup circuit, Norman will now have an elevated role in the company as LIV make more leadership changes. before his sophomore year.

Majed Al-Sorour, CEO of Golf Saudi Federation, will step down as CEO of LIV Golf, but will remain as one of LIV Golf’s seven board members. Sports Illustrated was the first to report the news.

“Majed Al-Sorour has been and will continue to be an invaluable part of LIV Golf as he continues in his capacity as Board of Directors,” LIV Golf said in a statement to golf week. “Majed’s role was instrumental in supporting the launch of LIV Golf. As the business moves into its first full season with a new broadcast partnership, the time is right for the CEO role to transition and for Majed to focus his efforts and attention on other interests.

“We are grateful for Majed’s hard work, contributions and taking LIV to this new stage.”

The SI report also included the full schedule as LIV Golf transitions to its league format in 2023. Seven of the 14 events have already been announced, with the league set to resume February 24-26 at Mayakoba in Mexico. The league will unexpectedly return to Saudi Arabia for its season-ending team championship and will also finish a month later than previously planned.

LIV Golf 2023 Calendar

Date

Event

Course

Town

February 24-26

LIV Golf Mayakoba

El Camaleon Golf Club

Riviera Maya, Mexico

March 17-19

LIV Golf Tucson

Golf Club Gallery

marana, arizona

March 31-April 2

LIFE Golf Orlando

Orange County National (crooked jack)

orlando

April 21-23

LIV Golf Adelaide

Farm Golf Club

Adelaide, Australia

April 28-30

LIFE Golf Singapore

Sentosa Golf Club

sentosa, singapore

May 12-14

LIFE Golf Tulsa

cedar song

Broken Arrow, Oklahoma

May 26-28

LIV Golf Washington, D.C.

Trump National Washington, D.C.

Potomac Falls, Virginia

June 30-July 2

LIV Golf Valderrama

Valderrama

Sotogrande, Spain

July 7-9

LIFE Golf London

centurion club

Hertfordshire, England

August 4-6

LIV Golf Greenbrier

the green brier

White Sulfur Springs, West Virginia

August 11-13

Bedminster Golf Life

trump national bedminster

Bedminster, New Jersey

September 22-24

LIV Golf Chicago

Harvest-rich farms

Sugar Grove, IL

October 20-22

LIFE Golf Miami

Trump National Doral

Doral, Florida

November 3-5

LIFE Golf Jeddah

Royal Greens Golf and Country Club

King Abdullah Economic City, Saudi Arabia

The event in Orlando at the Orange County National did not appear on last year’s schedule and will take place the week before the Masters. The stop at Trump National in the Virginia suburbs of Washington, DC is also new for 2023. Last year’s team championship was held at Trump National Doral, but this year’s event at the former president’s club near Miami it will be a normal regular season tournament. .

Last week it was announced that LIV Golf had reached agreement on a television deal with the CW Network.

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The story originally appeared on GolfWeek

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