Jordan Spieth: “Super League? It is a threat”

“The Saudi Golf Super League is a threat to the PGA Tour, but it will benefit the players and provide a major boost to the sport.” With these statements Jordan Spieth intervenes on the story that is causing so much discussion in the world of greenery about the advent of the new Superlega financed by the Public Investment Fund (Pif), a sovereign fund of Saudi Arabia that is courting all the best interpreters of the discipline.

Jordan Spieth, statements

“For golfers – admits Spieth – all this will bring them benefits, creating competition. The main circuits are aware of this and are trying to respond blow for blow to the progress of the Super League”.

A new career as a mental coach, alongside some of the best golfers in the world to drag them to success and support them in times of difficulty. This is what Michael Phelps, the most decorated athlete in the history of the Olympics, seems to have undertaken (also in the name of friendship). A great golf enthusiast, many now define him as the “secret weapon” of green totems such as Jon Rahm, number one in the world ranking, and Jordan Spieth, the Texan who, after a long period of crisis, is back in 2021 to amaze.

“He’s a good guy, he’s been through a lot as a sportsman and he’s the greatest Olympian of all time with a lot of tricks up his sleeve. I’m not going to reveal what I asked him but I can say that he has helped me a lot in the last period. “. These are the revelations of the Spaniard Rahm. For the legendary swimmer, nicknamed ‘the Baltimore Shark’, important words also came from Spieth, today 12 / o in the world ranking. “The mental aspect is something I’ve worked on a lot with him lately. I’m really lucky to have him around. Besides, he’s a great lover of golf and having him now more and more in our world is an added value.” This is the opinion of Spieth who yesterday, alongside Phelps, played the Pro-Am of the BMW Championship, the second event of the Play-Offs of the Pga Tour starting today in Owing Mills (USA), Maryland.