Completed: Cherry Hills CCSep 4-7

BMW Championship (US Tour)

Scheduled: Oct 23-26

The McGladrey Classic

RBC Canadian Open: Halfway leader Hunter Mahan pulls out to attend birth of child

Last Updated: 28/07/13 6:44pm

  • Share:
Hunter Mahan: Exited Canadian Open to attend birth

Hunter Mahan: Exited Canadian Open to attend birth

Sky Bet

Hunter Mahan has withdrawn from the RBC Canadian Open to be with his wife, who has gone into labour.

Mahan had been set to take a two-shot advantage into the third round but his absence left Northern Trust Open winner John Merrick as the 36-hole leader.

"I received exciting news a short time ago that my wife Kandi has gone into labour with our first child," said Mahan in a statement. "As a result, I have withdrawn from the Canadian Open to return to Dallas.

"Kandi and I are thrilled about this addition to the Mahan family and we look forward to returning to the Canadian Open in the coming years."

  • Share:


RBC Canadian Open 2013

Brandt Snedeker: American cruised to three-shot victory at Glen Abbey

Snedeker triumphs in Canada

Brandt Snedeker collected his sixth Tour title after carding a closing 70 to win the RBC Canadian Open by three strokes.

Brandt Snedeker: Good day at the office

Snedeker flying in wet Canada

Brandt Snedeker shot a 63 to lead the Canadian Open by one shot going into the final round, as Hunter Mahan withdrew.

Hunter Mahan: Staged a late charge at Glen Abbey

Hunter's hot run seizes lead

Hunter Mahan's supplied a string of late birdies in an eight-under-par 64 to secure the lead in the RBC Canadian Open.

Most Popular


Tour de Ryder Cup: Day 4

Tour de Ryder Cup: Day 4

Four West West Yorkshire golfers give the latest update on their charity Ryder Cup bike ride.

On Goals on Sunday...

On Goals on Sunday...

Rory McIlroy looks ahead to the Ryder Cup and talks Man Utd, alongside Teddy Sheringham.

McGinley Q&A

McGinley Q&A

Paul McGinley explains why Gleneagles will be 'no party' and how he protected Padraig Harrington's mum...