- The Masters is on this week and Tiger Woods continues to be listed as a participant.
- Tiger performed a apply spherical final week and apparently it went nicely.
- It seems to be like Woods will return to aggressive golf this week.
It is time to get excited, people.
It seems to be like Tiger Woods will likely be enjoying the Masters this week.
Final week,Along with his sons Charlie Woods and Justin Thomas.
Past simply enjoying Augusta on the eve of the Masters, it raised eyebrows as Woods was listed on the Masters’ web site as a participant as a substitute of “not enjoying the earlier champion”.
At that time, he may have been dismissed as Tiger had not but informed Augusta that he wouldn’t play.
However now we’re 4 days away from the apply spherical, and Tiger continues to be listed as a participant. Had the apply spherical not gone nicely, Woods appeared to have informed Augusta Nationwide by now.
This was some extent echoed by Golf Channel“Within the first week.
“That is formally listed as the realm on Augusta Nationwide’s web site,” Chambal informed Dan Patrick. “I assume it might’t get any extra official than this. The concept for him to come back right here to play was to see if he may stroll on the golf course … If he cannot, then do not compete. Could not hit the shot, I feel he should have retreated by now. I feel there’s an excellent likelihood we’ll see him stroll these fairways on Monday or Tuesday of subsequent week.”
In different phrases, if Tiger was simply making an attempt to see if he may deal with the grueling hills of Augusta, we would know by now—a number of days later—if he could not.
And now we’ve one other insider report from Woods’ apply spherical. In response to PGA Tour caddy Jim “Bones” McKay, Woods appeared good throughout his apply rounds.
NBC’s Gary Koch stated he had despatched the message to McKay, who’s now caddy for Thomas and was with the group throughout Woods’ Augusta video games.
“He stated he was actually impressed by what he noticed that day,” Koch stated. “He did not go into a lot element. He was a little bit on the quieter facet. He simply stated, ‘I am so impressed with what I noticed.’ So, I feel, there’s a professional chance that we’ll see Tiger play subsequent week.”
Plus, Rex Hoggard of NBC’s Golf Central has heard that Tiger’s recreation is again, simply 13 months after the horrific accident that just about took his leg.
“What I’ve heard from individuals in South Florida – the precise recreation itself – ball velocity, clubhead velocity – it is all there, it is all again,”,
Will Tiger play Masters? We’re nonetheless unsure. However it could be time to set your plans free subsequent weekend.