With Spieth’s withdrawal, men’s Olympic golf will now be missing its top four players.
The US team would include Jordan Spieth, Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler and Patrick Reed.
This week the panel discusses the avalanche of players pulling out of the Olympics citing risk of Zika virus ; Billy Hurley’s feel good win in Washington; and one thing to grow the game of golf.
Fairways columnist Jim Deeks has offered to play for Team Canada at the Olympics and has penned an emotional appeal to Prime Minister Trudeau seeking his support.
According to Fairways columnist Jim Deeks, the rules controversy at the US Open was a farce but the Rio Olympics could be a bigger one.