Golfer Rory McIlroy became one of the most high-profile sports stars to opt out of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of concerns about the Zika virus, saying Wednesday it is "a risk I am unwilling to take."
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If Canada's Olympic golf roster was set today, Graham DeLaet would be going to Rio 2016. But over the past number of weeks, his physical and mental health has been cause for concern.
After adding her first victory in a major tournament to her growing list of accomplishments, 18-year-old Brooke Henderson has already taken her place among Canada's best female athletes.
Brooke Henderson's victory at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship — the first win by a Canadian woman in a golf major in nearly half a century — bore a striking resemblance to Mike Weir's historic title at the 2003 Masters.