Amid reports that he will be LIV Golf's next defector, Cameron Smith, the world's second-ranked I danced around the question of possibilities.
"I'm here to play FedEx his cup his playoff opponent. That's what I'm focusing on," Smith said Tuesday. 10}, said TPC at his Southwinds pre-press conference. "...my goal here is to win the FedEx Cup playoffs. That's all I'm here for. No comment on that." When asked, Smith replied "thank you" and walked away. 2018 champion — will join LIV Golf for $100 million, reportedly. However, the Saudi Arabia-backed tour is not expected to announce Smith's signature until FedEx completes his cup, giving Smith a chance to win the top prize of $18 million. He is currently his second in the FedEx Cup standings behind Scotty Schaeffler.
"If he at LIV has anything to say about the PGA Tour, it will come from Cameron Smith, not Cameron Percy," Smith said. "I'm a man of promises. Whenever you guys need to know something, that's what I'll say.
After winning the Open last month, Smith could be out.
"I just won the British Open. But you ask about it, I don't think it's very good," Smith said. "I don't know, buddy. My team around me worries about all that. I'm here to win a golf tournament."