Branden Grace checks optimistic for coronavirus and can miss US PGA
Grace completed third on the US PGA Championship 5 years in the past
Branden Grace will miss subsequent week’s US PGA Championship after testing optimistic for coronavirus on the Barracuda Championship.
He was joint second on the PGA Tour occasion in Nevada however withdrew earlier than the third spherical and can now go into isolation for 10 days.
The US PGA begins at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco on Thursday.
“I needed to get examined out of respect for my friends and everybody concerned with the event,” stated Grace, 32.
“Whereas it’s unlucky given my place on the leaderboard, a very powerful factor is our well being.
“I felt nice all week. Final night time, I used to be drained and thought it needed to do with the altitude. This morning, I notified the PGA Tour about my signs earlier than going to the golf course.”
A PGA Tour assertion stated Grace’s caddie had examined destructive however will quarantine for 14 days as a precaution.
Source:: New paper 24 – Sports