The tone was set for the DP World Tour's flagship week at a tense AGM on Monday morning as LIV rebels - including Lee Westwood,

Eighteen players from the Saudi-funded series will be playing this week's BMW PGA Championship on the West Course,

and although it doesn't start until Thursday, they've already made their presence known. The Tour anticipated unpleasant scenes as LIV Golf chartered a plane

The play didn't end at The International until just before midnight UK time - Dustin Johnson holed a 40-foot eagle to claim the $4 million first prize

and Westwood pocketed more than $1 million for the fourth - but they were there in Surrey just over 10 o'clock later.

But Pelley was able to protect himself with a court case set to take place in February in which the defectors will seek to overturn the $100,000 fines

The players said  Keith just kept saying 'we're in the middle of an ongoing legal case so I can't give you an answer,""

"We didn't get as many questions as we wanted.Kaith also said that the DP world Tour is a pathway to the PGA Tour.