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Men golfers have let down sport by Games snub: LET chief

Men golfers have let down sport by Games snub: LET chief

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by July 15, 2016 Sport News

(Reuters) – Ladies European Tour’s chief executive Ivan Khodabakhsh has hit out at the world’s leading men golfers for taking a “myopic approach” and withdrawing from the Rio Olympics, adding that they have let down the rest of the sport.

The world’s top four players — Jason Day, Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy — have pulled out of the Games citing health concerns from the mosquito-born Zika virus which can cause birth defects in infants. We’re sorry. You don't have permission to access this page. Please sign up to have full access to this page.

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