保罗·凯西, 世界排名第26, 成为 LIV Golf 的最新退出 PGA 巡回赛

最新的名字是保罗凯西, who LIV Golf announced Saturday is the latest defector from the PGA Tour. 凯西, 44, 将在巡回赛的第三场比赛中首次亮相, 七月 29-31 在贝德明斯特的特朗普国家高尔夫俱乐部, 新泽西州. Casey has missed the Masters, the PGA Championship and the U.S. Open this year, recovering from a back injury. He has not played since the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play Championship in March.

Paul Casey of England lines up a putt on the par 4, 14th hole during the final round of THE PLAYERS Championship at TPC Sawgrass on March 14, 2022 in Ponte Vedra Beach, 佛罗里达.

Paul Casey of England lines up a putt on the par 4, 14th hole during the final round of THE PLAYERS Championship at TPC Sawgrass on March 14, 2022 in Ponte Vedra Beach, 佛罗里达. (大卫坎农/盖蒂图片社)

Casey is ranked 26th in the Official World Golf Ranking. LIV Golf now has 22 of the top-100 players in the world on board, with Dustin Johnson (没有. 17) the highest-ranked player in the field.

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The Englishman is a three-time winner on the PGA Tour — the last coming at the Valspar Championship in 2019. Casey has won 15 times on the European Tour and has represented Team Europe five times in the Ryder Cup. Casey has been teammates on Team Europe with players such as Ian Poulter,Sergio GarciaandLee Westwood — all of whom play in LIV Golf.

Paul Casey of England chips to the 15th green during the final round of THE PLAYERS Championship on the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass on March 14, 2022 in Ponte Vedra Beach, 佛罗里达.

Paul Casey of England chips to the 15th green during the final round of THE PLAYERS Championship on the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass on March 14, 2022 in Ponte Vedra Beach, 佛罗里达. (Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

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在 2019 Casey said he wasn’t comfortable playing in the Saudi International tournament, then sanctioned by the European Tour. He skipped the event in both 2019 和 2020, before playing in it in each of the past two years.

Paul Casey of England plays his shot from the 18th tee during a practice round prior to the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 04, 2022 在奥古斯塔, 佐治亚州.

Paul Casey of England plays his shot from the 18th tee during a practice round prior to the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 04, 2022 在奥古斯塔, 佐治亚州. (大卫坎农/盖蒂图片社)

LIV Golf is primarily backed by Saudi Arabia, which has been long accused of human rights violations. Players who have joined the upstart league have been criticized by players, both former and current, as well as fans for joining.

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