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Daly, who said he has osteoarthritis in his right knee that keeps him from walking a full round, will be the first player to ride a cart at a major championship sinceCasey Martindid it in the U.S. Open at Olympic Club in 1998 and 2012.
The PGA of America said Daly applied for the cart through its Americans with Disabilities Act policy and provided information for the medical staff to review.
Dalywithdrew from last year’s U.S. Senior Openbecause the USGA “turned down” his request to use a cart.
The PGA Championship starts May 9 at Bethpage Black.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.