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Rory McIlroy Quits PGA Tour Board Amidst Criticism of LIV Golf Tour

, Rory McIlroy Quits PGA Tour Board Amidst Criticism of LIV Golf Tour

Professional and Personal Commitments

Golf star Rory McIlroy has made the decision to step down from the PGA Tour Board just one day after its quarterly meeting. McIlroy cited "professional and personal commitments" as the reason for his resignation.

Vocal Critic of LIV Golf Tour

McIlroy, 34, has been one of the most outspoken critics of the LIV Golf Tour. His decision to leave the PGA Tour Board comes as the organization is working on finalizing a deal with the Saudi Public Investment Fund.

Resignation Revealed After Press Conference

During a press conference on Tuesday, McIlroy did not mention his intention to resign from the PGA Tour Board. However, when asked about his experience on the board, he admitted that he did not particularly enjoy it and that the game of professional golf has been in a state of flux for the past two years.

Deal with LIV Golf Tour

In June, the PGA reached an agreement to merge with the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Tour. The two parties set a deadline at the end of the year to finalize the deal, with the possibility of extending the deadline if necessary.

Criticism of LIV Players and CEO

McIlroy has been critical of players joining the LIV Golf Tour, describing it as "taking the easy way out." He has also frequently criticized LIV CEO Greg Norman.

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