Name 3 professional male golfers who qualified but declined their spots to play in the 2021 Tokyo Olympics?

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professional male golfers who qualified but declined their spots to play in the 2021 Tokyo Olympics

Clue

The list includes the current world number 2

Answer

Sergio Garcia, Louis Oosthuizen, Martin Kaymer, Dustin Johnson, Tyrrell Hatton, Matt Fitzpatrick and Lee Westwood

More about the 2021 Tokyo Olympics

The 2021 Olympic golf competitions will be held 29 July - 8 August at Kasumigaseki Country Club in Japan.

The 2020 Tokyo Games have already been postponed once, for a year, because of the COVID-19 pandemic. They are now scheduled for July 23-Aug. 8 with restrictions on athletes’ movement and where they can stay.

Dustin Johnson, the No. 2 player in the world, had already said he would not be going because the Tokyo Olympics are crammed into an already busy golf schedule.

A field of 60 players qualified based on the world ranking. Read more about how to qualify for the 2021 Olympic golf competition.