Golf is ramping up its efforts in the international fight against the coronavirus, and now some of the sport’s biggest stars are joining the fray. Jack Nicklaus, Rory McIlroy, Nick Faldo are just a few of the names listed among a massive sports charity auction aimed at raising money for virus relief efforts.
The auction, named “Athletes for COVID-19 Relief,” features gear and other memorabilia from more than 100 athletes across most major professional sports. Seven current and former professional golfers currently have items listed.
The items up for auction span the gamut of golf memorabilia. Rory McIlroy fans have the opportunity to enter to win a signed flag with the Players Championship logo. A signed hat and glove from Jack Nicklaus, a signed Ryder Cup flag from Ian Poulter and a signed Masters flag and used putter from Sir Nick Faldo are also listed on the men’s side. From the LPGA, a signed bag from Cristie Kerr and set of three custom wedges from Paige Spiranac headline the list.