Jena Sims, the spouse of Brooks Koepka, had a candy message for her husband as she watched him practically claw again into the working for the Masters championship earlier than falling brief to Jon Rahm.
Koepka was 4 strokes forward of the leaders however ended the fourth spherical with a 75. He completed 8-under par for the match and tied with fellow LIV golfer Phil Mickelson.
Regardless, Sims was very pleased with how her husband completed the match.
“I really like you, I’m pleased with you,” she wrote on her Instagram Tales.
Sims was with Koepka at Augusta Nationwide for the Par 3 Contest. She caddied for the four-time main champion as Paulina Gretzky caddied for Dustin Johnson on the occasion.
Sims and Koepka have been married since June final 12 months.
It was the primary time Koepka faltered with a 54-hole lead. He held the same lead thrice in main tournaments and beforehand gained every of them.
“Clearly, it is tremendous disappointing, proper? Did not play adequate to win,” he informed reporters after the match. “Hit some photographs the place I additionally did not really feel like I obtained some good breaks. … Did not really feel like I did an excessive amount of fallacious, however that is how golf goes generally.”
Koepka missed the Masters in 2018 with a wrist harm. He was just one stroke behind Tiger Woods in 2019. He missed the reduce in 2021 after making an attempt to play after having surgical procedure to restore a shattered knee cap. He missed it once more final 12 months.
The Related Press contributed to this report.