Golf abandons its pursuit of getting world ranking points

Anthony Kim watches his tee shot on the fourth hole during the final round of the Greenbrier Classic PGA golf tournament in July 2011 at the Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, W. Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)

LIV Golf CEO Greg Norman, bottom, reacts on the eighth hole during the final round of LIV Golf Las Vegas at Las Vegas Country Club on Feb. 10 in Las Vegas. (Chris Trotman/LIV Golf via AP)

The Great White Shark is waving the white flag when it comes to LIV Golf being recognized by the Official World Golf Ranking. Greg Norman, the CEO and commissioner of the Saudi-funded league, has told his players that LIV has withdrawn its application.