In this episode, Alex Perry and Matt Chivers discuss a remarkable weekend of PGA Tour action and the rumblings coming from the LIV camp

In this week’s episode of The Slam – a National Club Golfer podcast in association with CallawayAlex Perry and Matt Chivers discuss the ridiculous finish at the Valspar Championship, where Jordan Spieth was clearly just keeping his form for the upcoming Masters and Grand Slam pursuit at the PGA Championship, while golf’s nicest man Tommy Fleetwood was also in the mix for a first win on the US circuit.

Not so nice, though, was Matt Wallace, who came under fire after being caught in a foul-mouthed rant at his caddie.

Elsewhere, another Alan Shipnuck expose has LIV Golf’s PR teams scrambling. Are we starting to see divisions among the players? And might others be having regrets about joining the breakaway league? It certainly looks like it. 

Let’s dive in… 

The Slam podcast: What on earth is going on at LIV Golf?

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Alex Perry


Alex is a Devonian who enjoys wittering on about his south west roots, Alex moved north to join NCG after more than a decade in London, the last five of which were with ESPN. Away from golf, Alex follows Torquay United and spends too much time playing his PlayStation or his guitar and not enough time practising his short game.

Handicap: 14

Matt Chivers

Tour Editor

Matt is NCG's man for all things going on in the world of tour golf. Kent born and bred, Matt is 7 handicap at Royal Cinque Ports and spent many years caddying at Royal St George's before moving north to study history at the University of Liverpool. Away from golf, Matt is an avid Arsenal fan and horse racing enthusiast. He is also keen to point out his surname is pronounced Chiv-ers, not Chive-ers. Matt is currently playing: Driver: Cobra LTDx LS, 3-wood: Cobra LTDx, Utility: TaylorMade 4 DHY, Irons: Ping G10 4-PW, Ping Glide 4.0 (50,54,58), Putter: TaylorMade Spider GTX

Handicap: 7

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