Mediate Torrance Pull Out of Open Championship


SANDWICH, England -- Rocco Mediate of the United States and Scotland's Sam Torrance have pulled out of next week's British Open at Royal St. George's.
Mediate, who is currently ranked 28th in the world, cited personal reasons for his decision.
Torrance, who captained the winning European squad at the 2002 Ryder Cup, withdrew from final qualifying for the British Open due to a knee injury.
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