Are these the first steps towards a World Tour? Keith Pelley believes it’s a possibility as relations between Europe and PGA continue to grow
- European Tour chief Keith Pelley wants closer co-operation with the PGA Tour
- Pelley believes it is the best way forward for golf to compete against other sports
- He is speaking with PGA CEO Jay Monahan and said a World Tour is a possibility
European Tour chief executive Keith Pelley believes closer co-operation with the behemoth PGA Tour in America is the way forward if golf is to take on the competing interests of other sports.
The Canadian stopped short of saying there will finally be a World Tour in place in the near future but conceded it was a possibility.
‘I don’t know the reasons why the relationship was strained between us and the PGA Tour in the past, but it’s certainly changed now,’ he said. ‘I have an excellent relationship with Jay (Monahan, the CEO for the PGA Tour) and we are talking right now about how we can work closer together.
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