Jason Day has pulled out of the Rio Olympics because of concerns over the zika virus.
The Australian's decision to pull out of the Games follows that of fellow golfer Rory McIlroy.
In a statement released on twitter, he said: "The reason for my decision is my concerns about the possible transmission of the zika virus and the potential risks that it may present to my wife's future pregnancies and to future members of our family.
"Medical experts have confirmed that while perhaps slight, a decision to compete in Rio absolutely comes with health risks to me and to my family.
"While it has always been a major goal to compete in the Olympics on behalf of my country, playing golf cannot take precedent over the safety of our family."
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Danny Willett has told ITV News he is looking forward to spending time with his wife and new baby boy, after touching down at Manchester airport following his dramatic US Masters triumph.
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The Sheffield-born golfer is the first Englishman to win the coveted green jacket for 20 years - and only the second to do so.
Danny Willett said his success may change things "a little bit" in normal walks of life.
US Masters champion Danny Willett has said he is looking forward to spending time with his family - including changing nappies - after returning to the UK.
Willett - the first Englishman to claim the green jacket since Nick Faldo in 1996 - returned home on Tuesday and said he hopes he will be able to keep some normality in his life despite his new-found fame.
The 28-year-old from Sheffield said it had been a "tough week" being away from his wife and newborn son and he was "really looking forward to getting back".
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