Posts tagged with: "Jarrod Lyle"

NEWS: Lyle’s Passing Prompts Social-Media Outpouring View More
Jarrod Lyle, seen here at the 2005 Dubai Desert Classic, was warmly regarded by fellow tour pros. (Photo Credit: Action Images / Brandon Malone)

NEWS: Lyle’s Passing Prompts Social-Media Outpouring

Following the untimely passing of former PGA Tour player Jarrod Lyle on Wednesday, many Tour players shared heartfelt condolences on social media. Lyle, 36, battled acute myeloid leukemia on three occasions, twice returning from sickness to play on Tour. He is survived by his wife, Briony, and daughters Lusi, 6,…

NEWS: Jarrod Lyle Dies After Lengthy Battle With Leukemia View More
Jarrod Lyle plays a shot during the 2016 Australian PGA Championship. (Photo: Chris Hyde, Getty Images)

NEWS: Jarrod Lyle Dies After Lengthy Battle With Leukemia

Jarrod Lyle, the 36-year-old Australian golfer who battled acute myeloid leukemia on three occasions, died Wednesday night. The news was confirmed by Golf Australia. The former PGA Tour player had recently entered palliative care after his body, worn down by years of chemotherapy and harsh treatments, began to fail to…

NEWS: Jarrod Lyle Faces Third Leukemia Battle View More
Australian Jarrod Lyle is back in the hospital battling leukemia for the third time. (Photo from Lyle's Facebook page.)

NEWS: Jarrod Lyle Faces Third Leukemia Battle

Jarrod Lyle has battled back from acute myeloid leukemia twice in his life, and now is he is facing the blood cancer again. Lyle, a 35-year-old Australian with two Web.com Tour victories and 121 PGA Tour starts, went in for a routine test that showed blood abnormalities. His wife, Briony,…