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"PGA Tour and Liberty National Golf Course Agree to 25-Year Deal"
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"The PGA Tour today will announce a 25-year agreement with Liberty National Golf Course that includes "plans to host the Presidents Cup at the eight-year-old Jersey City course" in '17."
"Liberty National has been selected to host the 2017 Presidents Cup, the PGA Tour announced Tuesday."
"Liberty National golf course in New Jersey has been chosen as the venue for the 2017 Presidents Cup, the PGA Tour said on Tuesday"
"At a flag-raising ceremony Tuesday overlooking the Manhattan skyline and Statue of Liberty, PGA TOUR Commissioner Tim Finchem officially announced Liberty National as host site for The Presidents Cup when it is next staged in the United States, in 2017. The announcement is part of a 25-year partnership between Liberty National and the PGA TOUR, which will bring up to 10 PGA TOUR events to the venue over the course of the agreement. Joining Finchem to mark the occasion were Liberty National co-founders Paul Fireman and Dan Fireman, as well as New Jersey Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno and Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop."
"If you ever visit Liberty National Golf Club, then you'll get an up-close view of the Statue of Liberty. It's visible from most of the course and stands just 1,000 yards from the 18th hole, offering one of the most unique settings in all of golf."
"Liberty National Golf Course will host the Presidents Cup in 2017 as part of a 25-year agreement that will bring the big-name international golf tournament as well as 10 other tour events to Jersey City, Governor Christie’s office announced Tuesday."
"PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem, and Paul Fireman, Liberty National co-founder, announce a new 25-year partnership between the PGA and Liberty National including playing host to the 2017 Presidents Cup"
"The Ponte Vedra Beach-based PGA Tour has struck a 25-year agreement with Liberty National Golf Course, where the Presidents Cup will be hosted in 2017."
"PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem and Liberty National co-Founder Paul Fireman today appeared on CNBC to promote the announcement of the Tour's 25-year partnership with the golf club."
"Golf's best international players are coming to Jersey City to duke it out with American golf's best."
"The PGA Tour and Liberty National Golf Club announced Tuesday the 2017 Presidents Cup will take place at the Jersey City, N.J., course with the Statue of Liberty in its view of the New York skyline."
"When Liberty National Golf Course hosted The Barclays, the first leg of the FedEx Cup, three years ago, its dramatic setting on the New Jersey side of New York Harbor (that's the par-3 2nd, left) wasn't enough to win over grouchy Tour pros who found the greens too severe and the fairways too narrow...."