A tearful Niemann aiming toward help for month-old relative

Joaquin Niemann, of Chile, watches his drive down the 10th fairway during third round of the RSM Classic golf tournament, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in St. Simons Island, Ga.

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — One week after Joaquin Niemann had to miss the Masters because of the coronavirus, his motivation goes well beyond golf to trying to help cousins in Chile with a month-old baby diagnosed with a deadly genetic disorder.

It was enough to bring Niemann to tears on Saturday at the RSM Classic.

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