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Who is Bryson DeChambeau ?
Bryson DeChambeau will not represent the United States in the men’s golf competition at the Tokyo Olympics after testing positive for COVID-19.
USA Golf announced the news Sunday morning in Japan, Saturday night in the US He will be replaced by Patrick Reed as one of four American golfers on the course of 60.
“I am deeply disappointed that I cannot compete in the Olympics for Team USA,” DeChambeau said in a statement via USA Golf. “Representing my country means a lot to me and it is a great honor to be part of this team. I wish Team USA the best of luck next week in Tokyo. Now I will focus on being healthy and hope to return to racing once I am cleared to do so. ”
DeChambeau tested positive before traveling to Tokyo as part of the final testing protocol.
How old is Bryson DeChambeau ?
September 16, 1993 (age 27 years), Modesto, California, United States
Other notable names in the US delegation who tested positive before arriving in Tokyo include Katie Lou Samuelson (3v3 basketball), Taylor Crabb (beach volleyball) and Coco Gauff (tennis). Additionally, gymnastics alternative Kara Eaker tested positive in Japan.
Reed is now a two-time Olympian, having participated in the 2016 Rio Games. He will be joined by current Open champion Collin Morikawa, Xander Schauffele and Justin Thomas. Countries receive two tickets, but the United States secured four spots with four players ranked in the top 15 for the Olympic qualifiers.
“I am very excited to have the opportunity to represent our country and be a part of Team USA in Tokyo,” Reed said in a statement. “I wish Bryson nothing but the best, and I know how disappointed he is not being able to compete, and I will do my best to play the best I can and represent our country.”
American Dustin Johnson would have qualified but decided not to participate.