Jon Rahm’s absence from Amex Golf Tournament field reignites LIV rumors

A notable player will be absent from The American Express in mid-January, the first PGA Tour event held in the continental United States each year.

Jon Rahm, who won this event—formerly known as The Bob Hope Classic—in 2023, was not among the names announced for the 2024 edition on Tuesday, per Joel Beall of Golf Digest.

Some of the players that will compete include Scottie Scheffler, Patrick Cantlay, Xander Schauffele, and Tom Kim.

Thus, the defending champion will not have the opportunity to defend his title, which consequently, reinvigorated his association with LIV Golf.

In recent weeks, the Rahm to LIV rumors have swelled, and many signs

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