Francesco Molinari became the first Italian player to win a men’s major when he captured the 147th Open Championship at Carnoustie.
Francesco Molinari has been dealing with the coronavirus outbreak for weeks, starting with his brother being tested for it.
Barring any setbacks, Francesco Molinari is expecting to play in The Players Championship.
Defending champion Francesco Molinari withdrew prior to the start of the first round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
A day after being involved in a car accident on the way to Bay Hill, Kyoung-Hoon Lee carded an opening 72 as the first alternate in the field following Francesco Molinari's withdrawal.