Don’t inform Paulina Gretzky that LIV Golf wins don’t matter.
Gretzky posted a number of movies and photographs to her Instagram Stories to celebrate husband Dustin Johnson’s LIV Boston playoff victory on Sunday that netted the star $4 million.
“I got excited at the end,” Gretzky captioned one video of Johnson making a putt.
Johnson was the the primary huge title to bolt from the PGA Tour to LIV Golf for a reported $125 million, surprising the golf neighborhood and paving the best way for others to affix him for the riches of the Saudi-funded rival tour.
Gretzky’s social media celebration included photographs with greatest buddy Kristina Melnichenko, a GIF of her and Johnson embracing and a gaggle picture from a airplane celebration.
Johnson rammed residence a clutch eagle putt on 18 to seal the victory.
“It was going a little fast, but it was a good line,” Johnson advised reporters after the spherical. “I got some unlucky breaks [on No. 18] the first time around. It owed me one, and I got it.”
Johnson scrambled to make par on 18 through the spherical to to qualify for the sudden-death playoff with Joaquin Niemann and Anirban Lahiri at 15-under par.
The prime PGA Tour execs have criticized LIV Golf for its’ 54-hole, no-cut format. Johnson’s victory offers the tour its first signature second. It comes within the fourth occasion of the season and one week after the PGA Tour wrapped up.
“LFG!!!! UNBELIEVABLE,” Paulina’s brother, Trevor Gretzky, posted over video of the ending shot.
Johnson and Gretzky married in April on the lavish Blackberry Farm resort in Tennessee.