Sergio was a young, daring Spaniard in the past.
There was excitement about a player who was carefree on the course and had a twinkle in his eye off it when Seor Garca first appeared on the golf scene more than 20 years ago.
The 2017 Masters was the only major Garca has won; however, with a total of 27 victories on the DP World and PGA Tours, the 43-year-old is still considered to be one of the best players of his generation.
But we have a right to wonder why Garca's life seems to have taken such a turn for the worse.
According to the manuals, his 2022 move to LIV Golf ought to have given him professional harmony.
The victory of Brooks Koepka at the US PGA Championship has given the rebel tour new life.