Bryson DeChambeau tests positive for COVID-19, will miss Tokyo Olympics

DeChambeau tested positive before leaving the United States for Japan.

TOKYO, Japan — Bryson DeChambeau tested positive for COVID-19 before leaving the United States for the Olympics and will miss the Tokyo Games. He’ll be replaced by Patrick Reed.

USA Golf sent word Sunday that DeChambeau, who won last year’s U.S. Open at Winged Foot, had tested positive as part of the final protocol before leaving for Japan.

DeChambeau is the best-known of the few dozen athletes across the several Olympic sports to test positive either before leaving for Tokyo, or after they arrived. He said he was “deeply disappointed not to be able

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