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Bryson DeChambeau misses cut at Rocket Mortgage Classic

Ben Schomin, Bryson DeChambeau
Posted at 1:15 PM, Jul 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-02 13:19:44-04

(WXYZ) — Defending Rocket Mortgage Classic champion Bryson DeChambeau will likely miss the cut this year.

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After shooting an even-par 72 on Thursday, DeChambeau finished with a 71 (-1) on Friday. As of 12:30 p.m., the projected cut is -2, but that's expected to move to -3 or -4 as the afternoon waves start.

DeChambeau, who shot a -23 in last year's tournament, also had a new caddie on the bag Thursday after he said he and his original caddie, Tim Tucker, parted ways.

No Laying Up, the golf podcast, reported that Tucker quit. He was on the bag during the practice rounds of the tournament.