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"I'm very disappointed in having to withdraw from the Memorial Tournament," he said in a statement posted on Twitter Saturday. "This is one of those things that happens in life, one of those moments where how we respond to a setback defines us as people. I'm very thankful that my family and I are all OK."

The PGA Tour said Rahm was placed in contact tracing protocols on Monday after officials learned he had been in close contact with someone who was Covid-19 positive.

La tercera jornada The Memorial Tournament fue uno de los mejores días del presente año en el PGA Tour. Una exhibición con nueve birdies y un solo ‘bogey’ que le daban seis golpes de ventaja (empatando los también seis golpes con los que Tiger Woods salió la última jornada del año 2000) e igualando con -18, el registro más bajo del torneo tras 54 hoyos. Le quedaba una jornada para revalidar el título conseguido el año pasado, como había conseguido años atrás Tiger Woods.

The Tour's medical adviser informed Rahm of his test results upon completion of his third round and, following Tour protocols, he was withdrawn from the competition. Rahm will remain in isolation for the next 10 days in accordance with CDC guidelines. terminara su vuelta para comunicarle la noticia y establecer el protocolo previsto. Rahm tendrá que mantenerse confinado hasta el próximo 15 de junio, justo dos días antes del comienzo del US Open en Torrey Pines, uno de sus campos más renombrados del PGA Tour.

 
 
 
 Bob Harig joins SportsCenter to discuss Jon Rahm being forced to withdraw from the Memorial Tournament with a 6-shot lead after testing positive for COVID-19.
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Patrick Cantlay picked up his fourth PGA TOUR victory and second Memorial Tournament (2019) title in the last three seasons by outlasting Collin Morikawa in a playoff

The Memorial Tournament at Murfield Village Golf Club in Toledo, Ohio, paid a heartfelt tribute to Seve Ballesteros. https://magnoliagolfdesign.es/the-memorial-tournament/