Category: Golf

Tiger to skip next tournament; when will he play next?

Another week, another field without Tiger Woods. Friday’s 5 p.m. ET deadline to officially commit to next week’s Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit has come and gone without Woods entering his name into the field. The reigning Masters champion and 15-time major winner hasn’t played an official PGA Tour event since February’s Genesis Invitational at Riviera,…

Two PGA Tour players withdraw after one tests positive

Denny McCarthy became the latest PGA Tour player to test positive for coronavirus. He withdrew from the Travelers Championship on Friday. The 27-year-old Virginia product joins Cameron Champ, who tested positive on Tuesday, Nick Watney, who tested positive last Friday at the RBC Heritage, and caddies Ken Comboy and Ricky Elliot, who are all self-isolating…

Koepka withdraws after caddie tests positive

World No. 4 Brooks Koepka has told Golfweek that he is withdrawing from the Travelers Championship after his caddie, Ricky Elliott, became the latest to test positive for coronavirus on the PGA Tour. Elliott tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday morning at TPC River Highlands having previously tested negative 48 hours earlier when he arrived…