Now that the season has kicked off and golfers already have their first PGA champion (Jonathan Byrd), the season continues on in Hawaii. The Sony Open will be the next stop on the PGA Tour and Ryan Palmer is aiming to be the first defending champion this season. While Dustin Johnson has pulled out of the tournament due to personal reasons. The tournament will start today at the Waialae Country Club. The favorites to win this tournament are Steve Stricker, Justin Rose, Ernie Els, and Jim Furyk.
Update: Due to weather the Sony Open has cancelled the pro-am today. With heavy rain and wind the tournament will be delayed until the weather clears up.