Report: Cameron Smith, Joaquin Niemann among group of players heading to LIV Golf next week in Boston

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At the conclusion of the Tour Championship, expect the next wave of LIV Golf announcements to come quickly.

Cameron Smith, who has long been rumored to be heading to the Saudi-backed, Greg Norman-led series, is among at least five other players who will tee it up at LIV Golf’s fourth event in Boston next week, according to reports from Sports Illustrated and Golf Channel. Smith declined to comment on his departure at the FedEx St. Jude Championship, and Niemann told Golf Channel on Friday he had yet to make up his mind.

Joining Smith and Niemann will be Marc Leishman, Cameron Tringale, Harold Varner III and Anirban Lahiri, according to the reports. Golf Channel reported Mito Pereira is also heading to LIV Golf, but SI said Pereira wasn’t going to play in next week’s event.

Smith, Niemann and Pereira are all automatic qualifiers at the Presidents Cup for the International Team, but if they were to join the breakaway series, they would all vacate their spots and be suspended from the PGA Tour.

The Presidents Cup is set for next month at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Both Smith and Niemann are playing in the Tour Championship at East Lake in Atlanta this weekend.

Story originally appeared on GolfWeek