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“We are in a difficult situation”: some tournaments are facing a new challenge after the launch of the PGA Tour. Upcoming schedule changes

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ATLANTA — Changes to the PGA Tour schedule and minimum player event requirements announced by Commissioner Jay Monahan on Wednesday have left many in the game of golf cautiously optimistic but scrambling to figure out the best way to proceed.

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Monahan acknowledged things fell into place so quickly following the LIV Golf threat and a Tiger Woods-led players-only meeting in Wilmington, Delaware last week that many details have yet to be unraveled. sorted.

But it’s already clear that some tournaments might struggle to attract top players to their events, due to the high status of many tournaments and the requirement for top players to commit to them.

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