Luke Donald will be playing in the Open Championship following Jaco Van Zyl’s withdrawal. The Englishman took to Twitter to express his excitement.
The Open field update: Jaco van Zyl has withdrawn and is replaced by Luke Donald of England. pic.twitter.com/CJg1PF1l0Q
— The Open (@TheOpen) July 6, 2016
— Luke Donald (@LukeDonald) July 6, 2016
Donald will make his 14th appearance at the Open Championship. He is currently ranked No. 83 in the world.
Luke Donald has come a long way from being a former world No. 1, and now he gets to tee it up in his country’s Major. Even his buddy Lee Westwood recognized the exciting moment:
— Lee Westwood (@WestwoodLee) July 6, 2016