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Video Gives First Look At John Daly Using A Cart At PGA Championship

john daly uses a cart at the pga championship

FARMINGDALE, NEW YORK - MAY 15: John Daly of the United States drives his golf cart down the first fairway during a practice round prior to the 2019 PGA Championship at the Bethpage Black course on May 15, 2019 in Farmingdale, New York. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

The story garnering the most attention at this week's PGA Championship at Bethpage Black in New York isn't if Tiger Woods can win back-to-back majors, but rather John Daly and his special cart.

Daly, who's dealing with severe knee problems, has been granted a waiver by the PGA, allowing him to use a cart to get around the course. He's the first player to use a cart in a major since Casey Martin in 1998 and 2012.

“I can’t walk more than six holes before the whole knee swells up,” Daly told the Associated Press. “And then I can’t go anymore.”

Daly's cart use does not seem to be sitting well with everyone, particularly Tiger Woods.

“I walked on a broken leg," Woods said, referring to his win at the 2008 U.S. Open in which he battled a fractured leg and torn ACL.

Daly responded to Woods' comments today, saying he wish he knew "all the facts" before commenting. "Might have been a different comment,’’ Daly told USA TODAY. “As well as the Golf Channel Wednesday morning, when they bashed me pretty good, and a few others (who criticized Daly).’’ We got our first look at Daly and his cart at the PGA Championship earlier this afternoon:

The 2019 PGA Championship is set to officially begin on Thursday morning, with the first tee times going off before 7 a.m. E.T.