The Premier Golf League already exists...on the PGA Tour
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The Premier Golf League already exists…on the PGA Tour

Imagine it: The best male golfers in the world, getting together some 15-20 times per year, in a series of tournaments featuring huge purses and diverse locations. At the end of the series, a champion would be crowned in a season-ending tournament with a comically large prize pool.

That's the base pitch of the Premier Golf League.

It's also how the PGA Tour works now for a top-50 player.

Why might the PGL struggle to lure players?

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