DeChambeau, Rahm positive; out of Games
KAWAGOE, Japan (AP) Positive COVID-19 tests knocked Jon Rahm and Bryson DeChambeau out of the Olympic golf tournament Sunday, in a pair of surprises that reinforced the tenuous nature of holding a massive sports event during a global pandemic.
Word of Rahm's positive test came from the Spanish Olympic committee about four hours after USA Golf delivered the same news about DeChambeau.
They are among the best-known of the some 11,000 athletes descending on Japan for the 17-day sports festival at which negative COVID tests - but not vaccinations - are required to participate.
|Money Leaders: PGA Tour|
|View Full Leaderboard|