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SA's Oliver Bekker sheds light on joining controversial LIV Golf: 'It's new and fresh'

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South African golfer Oliver Bekker
South African golfer Oliver Bekker
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There's a lot said over the LIV Invitational Golf Series, the majority of it criticising players over "greed" and supporting this Saudi-backed breakaway series.

The controversy heightened when former world number one Dustin Johnson, Sergio Garcia and South Africa's top trio Louis Oosthuizen, Charl Schwartzel and Branden Grace resigned for the PGA Tour.

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