Li withdraws from PGA Championship due to wrist injury

Li withdraws from PGA Championship due to wrist injury

China'a Li Haotong withdrew from the PGA Championship before the second round resumed on Saturday morning due to a wrist injury, the PGA of America announced.

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Aug 9, 2018; Saint Louis, MO, USA; Haotong Li hits his tee shot on the 7th hole during the first round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club. PHOTO: Reuters/ Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

ST LOUIS: China'a Li Haotong withdrew from the PGA Championship before the second round resumed on Saturday morning due to a wrist injury, the PGA of America announced.

Li was our over par after 11 holes when a thunderstorm halted play on Friday afternoon at Bellerive.

World number 45 Li had enjoyed a solid major year - making the cut at the Masters, U.S. Open and British Open, and recording top-40 finishes in all three events.

(Reporting by Andrew Both, Editing by Ed Osmond)

Source: Reuters

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