The PGA Excursion showed in January remaining yr that the streaming carrier would have unparalleled behind-the-scenes get right of entry to to its tournaments, in addition to the sport’s 4 main championships.
That suggests the collection – entitled Complete Swing and launched on February 15 – will characteristic Thomas successful his 2nd US PGA Championship and Matt Fitzpatrick’s US Open triumph, however, maximum intriguingly, the explosive fall-out from the release of the Saudi-funded LIV Golf collection.
“Perhaps they only knew one thing that we didn’t,” Thomas joked to the PA information company.
“It’s mindblowing when it began firstly of the yr and the volume of storylines simply via avid gamers and what they’re seeking to accomplish. I don’t suppose any one may have been sitting right here presently remaining yr and stated what was once going to occur.
“I’m excited to look at and it couldn’t have in point of fact drawn up a greater yr or scenario as to what came about all over the process the yr.”
At one level in a recently-released trailer for the collection, Poulter is proven throwing a golfing membership within the locker room on the WGC-Dell Fit Play, despite the fact that the explanation why is unclear.
“I noticed my episode and know there’s numerous issues that I shot or did and also you by no means know in the event that they’re going to be in different issues, when are you going to pop up right here or there,” Thomas added.
“Everybody’s going to have it the similar manner, like ‘Oh wow, I forgot I did that, I will’t consider that’s in there’, or ‘We spent such a lot time in this, I will’t consider that’s no longer in there’.
“It’s more or less loopy to mention however as a golfing fan I’m excited to look at it. I do know what (pictures) I shot, however I don’t know what Tony Finau shot, or what Rory (McIlroy) shot. It’s going to be attention-grabbing and funky.
“I see those guys greater than perhaps you possibly can should you pass to a event they usually’re status at the 3rd tee or no matter, however I’m nonetheless going to look issues that I’ve by no means noticed so that you and I and everybody else who’s a large golfing fan will experience that aspect, while different people who has perhaps by no means heard of even par ahead of will be told what this is. I feel that’s what’s very distinctive about it.”
Requested why he agreed to enroll in the collection, Thomas stated: “The principle explanation why was once to take a look at to create and develop the target market and fanbase with regards to the Excursion and the sport of golfing.
“If the sport of golfing can change into a larger and higher position from this then all people receive advantages.
“It’s only a excellent alternative for a few of us to turn our personalities or our week to week existence, day-to-day existence, our go back and forth – simply stuff like that individuals would by no means see except we gave some more or less get right of entry to like this.”