(Reuters) – Men’s golfer Sergio Garcia has been fined by the DP World Tour for failing to provide justification for withdrawing from the BMW PGA Championship in Britain. there is a possibility of receiving it.
The tournament was shortened to 54 holes following the death of Queen Elizabeth on the 8th. Garcia, who finished the first round with a 76, withdrew from the second round on the 10th.
However, on that day, it turned out that he was watching a college football match between Texas and Alabama in Austin, Texas. Mrs. Garcia was a golf player at the University of Texas during her school days.
The DP World Tour rulebook stipulates that a player may withdraw from a tournament only in an emergency or for medical reasons as deemed reasonable by the tournament director.
The Telegraph reported that Garcia had not provided the tournament with a reason for his withdrawal as of Wednesday.