Defending champion Billy Horschel on Tuesday hit out at “hypocritical” LIV Golf rebels who are preparing to play in this week’s BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.
DP World Tour members including Ian Poulter, Sergio Garcia and Lee Westwood are eligible for the event near London after their suspensions for playing in the inaugural event of the Saudi-backed breakaway series were temporarily stayed on appeal.
American Talor Gooch and Mexico’s Abraham Ancer are in the field by virtue of being in the world’s top 60, but Horschel believes they are being “hypocritical” in chasing ranking points, having never shown any interest in the event before.
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“Even though Lee Westwood and Ian Poulter have been stalwarts for the European Tour (now known as the DP World Tour), I don’t…