Jon Rahm has been named “Participant of the yr” by the PGA of America in line with a particular rating that takes into consideration the victories in tournaments, the rankings regarding the money prizes received and the common seasonal factors.
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The Spaniard, world number one, with a complete of 75 factors overtook the competitors of the Californian Bryson DeChambeau, second with 70. Whereas Patrick Cantlay (winner of the FedEx Cup) and Collin Morikawa settled in third and fourth place respectively.
However for Rahm (which occurs to Justin Thomas) it isn’t over but. The Iberian is in actual fact among the many 5 “candidates” who will compete for the participant of the yr award on the PGA Tour. A brand new profession as a psychological coach, alongside among the greatest golfers on the planet to tug them to success and help them in instances of problem.
That is what Michael Phelps, probably the most adorned athlete within the historical past of the Olympics, appears to have undertaken (additionally within the title of friendship). An excellent golf fanatic, many now outline him because the “secret weapon” of inexperienced totems reminiscent of Jon Rahm, primary on the planet rating, and Jordan Spieth, the Texan who, after an extended interval of disaster, is again in 2021 to amaze.
“He is a very good man, he is been by lots as a sportsman and he is the best Olympian of all time with lots of tips up his sleeve. I am not going to disclose what I requested him however I can say that he has helped me lots within the final interval.
” These are the revelations of the Spaniard Rahm. For the legendary swimmer, nicknamed ‘the Baltimore Shark’, vital phrases additionally got here from Spieth, right this moment 12 / o on the planet rating. “The psychological side is one thing I’ve labored on lots with him currently.
I am actually fortunate to have him round. In addition to, he is an important lover of golf and having him now an increasing number of in our world is an added worth.” That is the opinion of Spieth who yesterday, alongside Phelps, performed the Professional-Am of the BMW Championship, the second occasion of the Play-Offs of the Pga Tour beginning right this moment in Owing Mills (USA), Maryland.