Trump calls into PGA charity broadcast: ‘I’m getting a little tired of watching 10-year-old golf tournaments’
Donald Trump plays a round of golf after the opening of The Trump International Golf Links Course on July 10, 2012 in Balmedie, Scotland.
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President Donald Trump made an unannounced phone call into NBC Sports’ live broadcast of a golf tournament raising funds for coronavirus relief efforts.
“It’s a wonderful thing to see,” Trump told NBC’s Mike Tirico when asked how he felt watching pro golfers return to the links after the PGA Tour cancelled or postponed its events through May amid the pandemic.
The TaylorMade Driving Relief tournament marks one of the first live professional sports events in over two months, though without any spectators present on the course.
“I’m getting a little tired of watching 10-year-old golf tournaments [on television] where you know who won,” Trump said.
Trump called the sports channel after returning …continued .
[Source: CNBC News]