Golf-Garcia fined, watching American football by abstaining during the tournament | Reuters

Men’s golfer Sergio Garcia (42, Spain) could be fined by the DP World Tour if he fails to provide justification for withdrawing from the BMW PGA Championship (held in the UK). . (Reuters)

(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.

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