Jordan Spieth Joins The Many Golfers Skipping Rio Olympics Over Zika
The 2016 Summer Olympics will be without any of the world's four top-ranked golfers after Spieth announced on Monday he'd withdraw his name.By Matt Moreno | July 11, 2016
Yet another one of the world's top golfers is pulling out of the Summer Olympics.
On Monday, Jordan Spieth announced he won't be traveling to Rio de Janeiro because of concerns about the Zika virus.
Spieth, ranked No. 3 in the world and No. 2 in the U.S., is one of several top male golfers to withdraw his name from Olympic contention.