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Tiger mulling details of proposed lucrative global golf tour

(CNN)He says it is a "natural evolution" but Tiger Woods is wary of jumping ship to a proposed new world golf tour. Woods said Tuesday he had been approached by the fledgling Premier Golf League (PGL) and has been digesting the details with his team.The British-based World Golf Group hopes to lure the biggest stars to a highly lucrative global circuit to rival the PGA Tour and the European Tour -- the game's two major leagues.The suggested format is for 48 of the top players to compete in 18 tournaments a year -- each with a purse of $10 million -- starting in 2022. The new tour would reportedly offer a total prize fund of $240 million."Have I been personally approached? Yes, and my team's been aware of it and we've delved into the details ...