World primary Rory McIlroy says he’s planning to play within the PGA Tour`s first three tournaments when the season resumes subsequent month after the COVID-19 disruption.
The golf calendar has been severely impacted by the novel coronavirus outbreak, which has killed over 291,000 folks around the globe, with three of the game`s 4 majors rescheduled and the British Open cancelled.
The Tour`s schedule restarts with the Charles Schwab Problem (June 11-14 in Fort Price, Texas) adopted by the RBC Heritage (June 18-21 in Hilton Head, South Carolina) and the Vacationers Championship (June 25-28 in Cromwell, Connecticut).
“Proper now, I`m planning to play the primary three occasions,” McIlroy, who can also be set to play in a $three million charity skins match on Might 17, instructed reporters.
“I miss the competitors. I miss the excitement of stepping into rivalry and taking part in in these previous couple of teams on a Sunday and actually feeling that.
“I additionally miss the locker room. I miss folks. I miss being round folks. I miss the … banter that goes on… and the camaraderie that individuals don`t see.”
4-times main winner McIlroy mentioned he was assured that play might resume safely subsequent month.
“Clearly we`re going to must take as many precautions as attainable to have the ability to put tour occasions on once more,” he mentioned.
“However the PGA Tour has obtained a sturdy plan in place, and if they’ll execute it the precise approach, I see no motive why we will`t begin on June 11.”