Patrick Reed has withdrawn from the upcoming International Series England event due to unforeseen personal circumstances, the Asian Tour has announced.
Tournament organisers understand and support Reed’s decision. Despite Reed’s withdrawal, there will still be plenty of star power on show at Close House, outside Newcastle, will 22 LIV Golfers lining up alongside the Asian Tour elite on August 17-20.
Headlined by former World No. 1 Lee Westwood alongside fellow former Ryder Cup players Ian Poulter and Graeme McDowell. Featuring golfers from 32 nations across six continents, the 156-strong field also welcomes the 25-year-old currently leading both the Asian Tour and International Series Orders of Merit, Andy Ogletree.
The American captured his second International Series victory in February 2022 at Doha Golf Club to catapult him to the top of the standings where he has remained despite valiant attempts to unseat him by close rivals Takumi Kanaya from Japan and Zimbabwean Kieran Vincent.
LIV Golf players competing at International Series England include: