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Brooks Koepka and Bryson DeChambeau to face off in newest version of ‘The Match’

The pair, who had been each a part of the just lately victorious US Ryder Cup crew, will compete in a 12-hole occasion at Wynn Golf Membership in Las Vegas.

Koepka and DeChambeau’s rivalry has been brewing for the previous two years.

They’ve each beforehand made jibes about every others’ physiques, and at this yr’s US Open, Koepka’s eye-rolling response to certainly one of DeChambeau’s interviews prompted a slew of memes.

“I believe it is enjoyable … I personally like it,” DeChambeau later stated of the rivalry because the duo continued to commerce barbs on social media.

DeChambeau (left) and Koepka attend the opening ceremony ahead of last month's Ryder Cup.

This would be the fifth version of “The Match” and the second for DeChambeau, who beat Tom Brady and Phil Mickelson whereas taking part in alongside Aaron Rodgers in July.

The primary iteration of the occasion, which sees gamers mic’d up whereas on the course, came about between Mickelson and Tiger Woods in 2018. Up to now three years, it has raised almost $30 million in help of varied charities and initiatives, based on the PGA Tour.

“So does this imply we’re having ‘Friendsgiving,'” four-time main winner Koepka tweeted in reference to the head-to-head going down a day after Thanksgiving, whereas DeChambeau, whose sole main triumph got here finally yr’s US Open, stated: “Lastly what the world has been ready to see.”

The occasion might be broadcast on Turner Sports activities and simulcast on TBS, truTV and HLN.



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