Spieth left McKinney’s AT&T Byron Nelson.
McKinney, Texas — Jordan Spieth, a native of North Texas, won’t be playing at his famous hometown golf tournament this year. announced From his Instagram page on Monday night.
In an Instagram story, Spieth wrote about why he wasn’t playing, explaining that he felt “severe pain in his left wrist” over the weekend and needed it to heal. .
He also added that he was disappointed not to be able to participate in the tournament and play in front of his family and friends.
Spieth has a total of 11 career starts with AT&T Byron Nelson, including a runner-up finish in 2022. At the age of 16, Spieth accepted a waiver to play in this tournament in 2010. This was Byron Nelson’s first amateur exemption since 1995. .
Here is Spieth’s full Instagram story:
“Over the weekend, I had severe pain in my left wrist and had it checked by a doctor for an injury that required rest and limited movement.
AT&T Byron Nelson means absolute world to me and I’m sorry I missed it this week. Playing in front of family and friends in Dallas has been one of his highlights this year, and his staff and volunteers at tournaments are second to none. We look forward to returning next year and in many years to come.
I am focused on healing as quickly as possible and need to assess my recovery each week. ”
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