Xander Schauffele

Xander Schauffele, of the US, poses with his gold medal next to bronze medal winner C.T. Pan of Taiwan, left, and silver medal winner Rory Sabbatini, of Slovakia, right, for the men's golf at the 2020 Summer Olympics. (AP)

From Japan to Germany: Golf’s Olympic gold medal winner Xander Schauffele’s roots span the globe

  • American Schauffele won by a shot from surprise silver medallist Rory Sabbatini of Slovakia
  • 27-year-old Schauffele, a four-time winner on the US PGA Tour, has a family heritage which includes Japan
By AFP ·