Withdrew: John Daly, from next week’s British Open, citing “a medical condition,” according to the R&A. Daly, 53, the 1995 British Open champion, has an arthritic right knee. According to media reports in Kentucky, Daly intends to play in the PGA Tour’s Barbasol Championship, which will be held July 18-21 at Keene Trace Golf Club in Nicholasville, Ky., opposite the British Open. Daly recently was denied a petition to use a cart during the Open, to be played at Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland. After his withdrawal, Daly said that he had sustained “a spider bite” and reportedly sought medical treatment. He has been approved for use of a cart at PGA Tour and Champions Tour events through 2019, the Associated Press’ Doug Ferguson reported, citing Tour official Andy Pazder. Earlier this year, Daly was granted a similar cart request by the PGA of America to play in the PGA Championship, in which he was a past champion. Daly was replaced in the British Open by American Kevin Streelman. Slovakia’s Rory Sabbatini moves up to No. 1 alternate, followed by American Brian Harman and Germany’s Martin Kaymer.