PGA Championship: Jason Day and Rickie Fowler wear yellow in support of Jarrod Lyle
Sporting a yellow shirt in support of close mate Lyle, American world number nine Fowler mixed six birdies with a bogey. ”I was scripted to wear a dark blue shirt, so luckily I had a version of yellowish and I’m happy [I] could support Jarrod,” Fowler said.
After the passing of former PGA Tour player Jarrod Lyle on Wednesday, Fowler decided to wear a yellow shirt instead. Yellow had been the color of support for Lyle, who often wore a yellow bucket hat, as many PGA Tour players have recently been wearing yellow ribbons in support.
Watch video · ST. LOUIS — Of course, Rickie Fowler would’ve given the world to have worn the blue shirt he’d laid out for Thursday’s opening round of the PGA Championship. Instead, he put on bright yellow – a shirt that matched the color hat his buddy Jarrod Lyle liked to wear when he played. The Aussie golfer died Wednesday night after a long …
Aug 09, 2018 · Watch video · Rickie Fowler wore a yellow duck, Leuk of the Challenge organization, on his hat during the first round of the PGA Championship in honor of Jarrod Lyle. Lyle supported the Challenge organization, which is dedicated to …
Aug 10, 2018 · Emotional day at PGA Championship with tributes from Jason Day and Rickie Fowler for Jarrod Lyle Date: August 10, 2018 Author: Infotainment Factory 0 Comments An emotional Jason Day and Rickie Fowler are among the golf stars who put themselves in the mix while playing with heavy hearts on day one at the US PGA …
Tiger Woods, playing during the first round of the US PGA, also paid tribute to Jarrod Lyle. Stuart Franklin/Getty Images/AFP Rickie Fowler, who fired a five-under 65 to lead by two strokes over Day and a host of others, switched from his planned blue shirt to a yellow one as a tribute to Lyle, known for the colour.
FOWLER: PGA Championship leader pays tribute with yellow shirt FOR JARROD: Lyle’s memory pushing fellow Aussies along Jason Day, after firing a 3-under 67, displayed emotion when talking about Lyle, who had been his friend.
Rickie Fowler, first-round leader at the PGA Championship, wore yellow on Thursday to honor Jarrod Lyle, who died this week.
Players at the 2018 PGA Championship are supporting the late Australian golfer Jarrod Lyle by wearing yellow ribbons on their hats. Lyle died on Wednesday after a long battle with cancer. The 36-year-old Australian golfer was first diagnosed with leukemia as a teenager and had recurrences of the disease in 2012 and 2017.
Aug 09, 2018 · Players wear yellow to honor fallen friend, Jarrod Lyle AP Published 8:09 p.m. ET Aug. 9, 2018 Rickie Fowler hits his tee shot on the ninth hole during the first round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, in St. Louis.