Jon Rahm is a Spanish professional golfer. Jon had to withdraw from Memorial Tournament after being tested positive for Covid-19. Read further to know about Jon Rahm Wiki, Biography, Withdrawal from Memorial Tournament, Career, Net Worth, and more.
Jon Rahm withdraws from Memorial Tournament
Rahm was leading the tournament by 6 strokes. However, it ended with Rahm, withdrawing from the tournament after being told he had tested positive for Covid-19. Defending champion Rahm looked set to assert the $1.67m first prize.
After hearing the news Rahm said
"This is one of those things that happens in life, one of those moments where how we respond to a setback defines us as people.
"I'm very thankful that my family and I are all OK. I will take all of the necessary precautions to be safe and healthy, and I look forward to returning to the golf course as soon as possible."
Remarkable moment plays out on CBS as John Rahm finds out he’s tested positive for COVID-19 while leading the tournament by six strokes pic.twitter.com/tCKbZtMlOI
— Blake Harms (@wxblakeharms) June 5, 2021
Thoughts after today’s round pic.twitter.com/gWkBAWE42F
— Jon Rahm Rodriguez (@JonRahmpga) June 6, 2021
Jon Rahm is a Spanish professional golfer. He was born on 10 November 1994 in Barrika, Basque Country, Spain.
|Real/Full Name||Jon Rahm Rodríguez|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday||10 November 1994|
|Birth Place||Barrika, Basque Country, Spain.|
|Residence||Phoenix, Arizona, U.S|
|College Name||Arizona State University|
|Net Worth||$13 Milion|
Jon Rahm was born on November 10, 1994, in Barrika, Basque Country, Spain, Rahm attended Arizona State University, and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications. There he was able to win 11 college golf tournaments.
Rahm's mother is from Madrid.
He is an ardent supporter of the Basque football team Athletic Bilbao and was honored as the club's special guest at a game in December 2019. He lives in Scottsdale, Arizona with his partner.
Rahm also endorses Blue Yonder (software and consulting), headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona.
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Jon won the Mark H. McCormack Medal in 2015 as the leading player in the World Amateur Golf Ranking, and he got for the U.S. Open and Open Championship. He closed out his collegiate career by winning the Pac-12 Conference championship and an NCAA regional championship before finishing tied for third in the national championship. He was the low amateur at the 2016 U.S. Open, finishing his final tournament as an amateur in a tie for 23rd place at 7-over-par.
After the U.S. Open, Rahm turned professional. The next week Rahm played in his first event as a pro at the Quicken Loans National. He shared the lead for the first two rounds and finished tied for third place, four strokes behind the winner.
Jon Rahm Wife
The couple got married in December 2019.
Jon Rahm Net Worth
Age, Height, Weight
Rahm is currently 26 years old. He is 6 feet and 2 inches tall and weighs 100 kgs.