Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy team up for new virtual PGA tournament

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(NEW YORK) -- Two of golf’s biggest names -- Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy -- are stepping up to lead a new virtual golf tournament.

Called the TGL, the new virtual golf league, launched in partnership with the PGA, will have pros compete in a series of primetime stadium-style team showdowns.

The announcement comes amid the ongoing battle between the PGA and LIV, the Saudi-backed golf league.

ABC News’ Will Reeve appeared on Good Morning America Thursday to explain more about the new virtual league:

Thursday, August 25, 2022 at 11:37AM by ABC News Permalink