BMW PGA Championship  to resume on Saturday, reduced to 54 hole event

The BMW PGA Championship has been postponed since Thursday due to the demise of Queen Elizabeth II.

will continue the game on Saturday morning at the Wentworth Club in Virginia Water, England.

The game was initially called off at 6:32. Play was completely postponed on Friday

Out of respect for Her Majesty and the Royal Family

After the news of the Queen's passing was made public

Just after 3 p.m., DP World Tour officials said

The second round would start at 6:40 a.m. on Saturday, according to BST on Friday

The 30 players who still had to finish their opening rounds left at 7:30 a.m. local time.