Stadler, Price among early WDs for U.S. Senior Open

Craig Stadler during the final round of his win at the 2013 Encompass Championship on the Champions Tour.
Craig Stadler during the final round of his win at the 2013 Encompass Championship on the Champions Tour. ( Associated Press )

Sunday, July 14, 2013

A trio of players withdrew from the U.S. Senior Open on Wednesday. The tournament will be played July 11-14 at Omaha Country Club in Omaha, Neb.

Craig Stadler withdrew citing a foot injury while Nick Price, who tied for ninth in 2011 (his lone appearance in the championship), withdrew with an elbow injury. Allen Doyle withdrew citing a medical condition.

Replacements in the Senior Open field include Kym Olsen of Australia, Don Thames of Rancho Murieta, Calif., and Kirk Nelson of Kihei, Hawaii.