Ishikawa to play in Arnold Palmer Invitational
Japanese golfer Ryo Ishikawa will play in this month's Arnold Palmer Invitational as he bids to qualify for the Masters.
The 20-year-old Ishikawa has been invited to the March 22-25 event at the Bay Hill Club in Orlando, Florida, his management team said Thursday.
Ishikawa is 54th in the world rankings and has to break into the top 50 by March 26 to play at the Masters, which starts April 5.
Ishikawa expects to play about 34 tournaments this year and is considering PGA Tour membership to improve his ranking.