Citing a wrist injury, Russ Cochran has withdrawn from next week's US Senior Open, the fourth of five majors in the Champions Tour season.
Cochran had been exempted into the field. The left-hander, who won the 2011 Senior British Open, is 10th in Charles Schwab Cup points this year. He's 11th in money, with $641,605.
Don Reycroft of Norfolk, Mass., the first alternate from...
Injuries kept Russ Cochran from playing up to his lofty expectations in 2012.
Finally healthy, Cochran broke through with a win that thrust him back into title contention on the Champions Tour.
Cochran won the Principal Charity Classic on Sunday for his fourth career senior circuit title, closing with a 5-under-par 67 for a one-stroke victory over Jay Don Blake.
Cochran, who battled...
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June 01, 2013
Russ Cochran topped the SAS Championship leaderboard Friday in his return from a back injury, hitting all hit all 18 greens in regulation and shooting a 6-under 66.
Cochran, the 2010 tournament winner, is making his first start since the U.S. Senior Open in July.
''I came here hoping to finish the tournament really,'' Cochran said. ''But I fell into a great...
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October 05, 2012
There's been a late change in the British Open field.
The R&A announced Thursday shortly after the start of play that Russ Cochran has withdrawn and will be replaced by first alternate Michael Thompson. Matteo Manassero moves up to become the next player in, should another player drop out before his opening tee time.
No reason was given for Cochran's withdrawal.