Canadians Brooke Henderson fired a final round 67 to move up to 29th spot, while Alena Sharp finished with a 75 in 49th place.
This week the panel discusses Xander Schauffele’s achievement and if Olympic golf medal winners will ever be as revered as medal winners in other sports.
Rory Sabbatini captured the Silver for Slovakia, while seven players went to a playoff for the Bronze medal. CT Pan won it for Chinese Taipei.
Those that find fault with the Olympic Golf competition want the strongest 60-man field possible. Currently, 30 of the top 60 are American. What kind of Olympics would that be?
This week the panel discusses what’s best (or worst) about Olympic golf; their likelihood of watching; and keeping or rejecting pandemic related golf protocols.
This is the second positive test for Rahm, In early June he was knocked out of the Memorial after the third round when he held a six-shot lead.
Wouldn’t it be more exciting if the Olympics could get away from the usual 72-hole stroke play format and weave in different games and mixed teams too?
In light of the one-year delay, athletes now will accumulate Olympic Golf Rankings (OGR) points through a period ending on June 21, 2021, for the men, and June 28, 2012, for the women.
This week the panel boldly predicts the outcome of Tiger Woods’ latest comeback; discusses the fate of the Rio Olympic golf course; and the possibility of a team format in Tokyo in 2020.