Golf: Cink takes break from golf as wife battles cancer

Stewart Cink hits off the third tee during Valspar Championship. Photo / Getty Images
Stewart Cink hits off the third tee during Valspar Championship. Photo / Getty Images

Major champion Stewart Cink is taking an immediate break from professional golf.

Cink's wife has been diagnosed with breast cancer and he will take indefinite leave from the sport to support her.

The 2009 British Open winner has slipped to 208th in the world and has had just two top-25 finishes on the PGA Tour this season.

- Radio Sport

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