Pro golfer Jon Rahm was leading the 2021 Memorial Tournament over the weekend when he got some bad news.

Rahm, 26, was finishing his third round with a six shot lead when he learned that he had tested positive for COVID-19 and would have to withdraw.

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Of course, the moment was emotional and Rahm broke down.

The PGA tour released a lengthy statement explaining that Rahm came in close contact with someone who tested positive on Monday.

“Rahm was given the option to remain in the competition and enter our tracing protocol, which includes daily testing and restricted access to indoor facilities. Rahm has remained asymptomatic,” the statement explained, saying he tested negative every day except Saturday.

“The PGA TOUR’s medical advisor notified Rahm immediately upon completion of his round, and under TOUR protocols, he will be withdrawn from the competition. Rahm is now in isolation, and in accordance with CDC guidelines, he will need to remain in isolation through Tuesday, June 15,” it continues.

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Adding, “While this is an incredibly unfortunate situation, throughout 50 events since the PGA TOUR’s Return to Golf, there have been only four positive tests (including Rahm) within competition; Rahm is the first positive, asymptomatic case as part of the TOUR’s routine, contact-tracing protocols.”

Twitter reacted to the news, with some suggesting that as long as he socially distanced, he should have been allowed to finish:

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