ESPN signs TV deal to broadcast Tiger/Rory’s new TGL simulator golf league
It has commitments from a 16 PGA Tour players, has a handful of celebrities signed as team owners and is building a one-of-a-kind arena in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., to hold its competitions. And now TGL, the indoor simulator golf league developed by Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy in partnership with the PGA Tour, has a television network to air its competition when play begins in January 2024.
- TGL Atlanta led by Arthur M. Blank, AMB Sports and Entertainment (Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta United, PGA TOUR Superstores)
- TGL Boston led by John Henry, Tom Werner, and Fenway Sports Group (Boston Red Sox, Liverpool FC, Pittsburgh Penguins)
- Los Angeles Golf Club led by Alexis Ohanian (Angel City FC), Serena Williams, and Venus Williams; as well as limited partners the Antetokounmpo brothers, Alex Morgan, Servando Carrasco and Michelle Wie West
- TGL New York led by Steven A. Cohen (New York Mets), Cohen Private Ventures