DUBLIN, Ohio – Jason Day has withdrawn from the Memorial Tournament with a again damage and can likely miss the U.S. Open for the primary time since 2010.
“Unfortunately, I’ve had to make the decision to withdraw from the Memorial Tournament with a back injury. While my body has been great recently I tweaked my back on Monday and while we tried to get it right over the last few days ultimately I felt the best decision was not to put it at further risk,” Day stated in a press release.
“It’s disappointing to have to miss one of my favorite tournaments of the year but I’m confident it’s nothing major and with some rest and rehab I’ll be back soon. I look forward to returning to Muirfield Village next year and I wish Jack [Nicklaus]and the tournament every success this week.”
Day, who has struggled with again accidents all through his profession, is presently 69th on the earth rating and wanted to play nicely sufficient at Muirfield Village to crack the highest 60 to earn a spot at Torrey Pines later this month.
The Australian is presently signed as much as play the U.S. Open ultimate qualifier in Columbus, Ohio, on Monday however final month he stated he deliberate to skip that occasion due to a beforehand scheduled sponsor obligation.
Day wasn’t changed within the subject which is now at 120 gamers.