( Reuters) – Race to Dubai leader Patrick Reed stated the possibility to end up the year as Europe’s top encouraged him to make a late entry into the BMW PGA Champion beginning on Thursday.World number nine Reed, the highest-ranked player at Wentworth, leads the season-long standings ahead of American compatriot Collin Morikawa and he focused prior to picking to travel to Wentworth, England in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic. “It definitely was encouraged by winning the Race to Dubai,
” Reed told press reporters.” When you remain in the lead, having the ability to come over is continuously terrific to try to stay on top.” It was a late entry. It was mostly my team and I attempting to figure
… with whatever that’s going on in the world … ensuring we’re not putting people at danger when we come over, but at the very same time when I go home, not putting my home at risk.” It was a difficult choice. We’ve constantly supported the European Trip, we have in fact continuously enjoyed coming over and utilizing the Trip, and being a life time member of the Tour, it was something that I had to come by and play.” Reed, making his very first look since ending up tied-13th at last month’s U.S. Open, mentioned it was
a reward to complete on the European Trip.” I’m expecting to play some excellent golf and to play well,” the 2018 Masters champ specified.” Simply the method whatever is run
, the way fans normally are, and the method the people are out here, it’s such a blast to come over and play. I enjoy it a load.”( Reporting by Shrivathsa Sridhar in Bengaluru, editing by Ed Osmond).