Dustin Johnson entered Masters week as the betting favorite, but then he suffered a lower back injury after a fall at the home he was renting in Augusta for the week. The favorite, to nobody's surprise, is the No. 1 golfer in the world, Dustin Johnson.
Johnson became the first No. 1-ranked player to miss a major since Rory McIlroy missed The Open in 2015 because of an ankle injury and the first to miss the Masters since Tiger Woods could not compete in 2014 because of back surgery.
The 15-time PGA Tour victor committed Thursday to the event, which will take place the first week in May at Eagle Point Golf Club in Wilmington, N.C.
Dustin Johnson, the world's top-ranked player, informed tournament officials on Thursday that he is committed to play in the Wells Fargo Championship in three weeks at Eagle Point Golf Club in Wilmington, N.C. In addition, his arm was badly bruised and his back was tight, but Johnson was back in the gym and riding his bike.
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Sensors provide information about what is happening and medical staff can control the system through a touch panel screen . The demonstrator's body was supported from above by a harness and the motor helped to bend and strengthen her knee.
Johnson's agent, David Winkle of Hambric Sports Management, said Johnson's condition continues to improve daily and no serious damage was discovered. He warmed up Thursday and made it to the first tee but elected to withdraw before teeing off. Johnson's manager told Golf Channel that he hopes to return in three weeks at the Wells Fargo Championship. Johnson has 15 PGA Tour wins since joining the tour in 2008.
Adam Scott, Alex Noren, Jon Rahm, Patrick Reed and Phil Mickelson are all now committed to play.
Daewoo said it had 14.4 trillion won of debt and 224.3 billion won in cash and equivalents as of December. Daewoo was due to meet with its bondholders today and tomorrow, according to regulatory filings.
But he said Wednesday the USA doesn't have "firm information" to show that Russian forces were involved in the gas attack. The rhetorical salvos came as US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson received an unusually hostile reception in Moscow .
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The new machine may change that trend by finally creating a working model that can reliably harvest water in a brand new way. Per Science Mag, there are roughly 13 trillion liters of water "floating" in the atmosphere from Earth's lakes and rivers.
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It's another discouraging blow for the Blue Jays (2-10), whose terrible April represents the worst start in franchise history. That sucked the air out of the crowd of 40,743, before Morales sent them home happy with his second homer of the year.
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India star Gambhir advanced to an unbeaten 72 that included 11 fours and tied David Warner's IPL record of 31 half-centuries. Anderson and Morris add crucial contributions down the order. "That is why we are backing Karun Nair", Sekar said.
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O'Reilly has denied any wrongdoing, suggesting to The New York Times in a statement that he is a target because of his fame. Just last week, Trump - reported to be an avid Fox News watcher - came to O'Reilly's aid, calling him "a good person".
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Only four players have more runner-up finishes at a single event (Jack Nicklaus, Phil Mickelson, Payne Stewart and Greg Norman). European PGA: Gregory Havret took the outright lead at the Trophee Hassan II as he moved to 6 under par after the second round.
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And he patiently took a bases-loaded walk in the ninth that scored the tying run. "When you don't let a ball out of the infield. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article. "I made a mental error on that bunt play", Dyson said.