PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan announced a sweeping overhaul of the circuit in a move designed to dissuade players from defecting to the Saudi-backed LIV Golf series.
At a press conference in Connecticut on the eve of the tour’s Traveler’s Championship, Monahan confirmed details of a plan that leaked out on Tuesday to revamp the tour.
The sweeping reforms include a return to a calendar year season starting in 2024, and the creation of three international events at the end of the season.
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In addition, eight designated tour events will see prize money boosted significantly with purses averaging at around $20 million.
The season-ending FexExCup playoffs would also see revised field sizes…