After withdrawing from final week’s Arnold Palmer Invitational with a neck pressure, Tiger Woods was again in motion right this moment, firing an opening-round 2-under 70 at The Gamers Championship. Woods was paired with reigning Gamers champion Webb Simpson and reigning Masters champion Patrick Reed.

The trio began on No. 1 and Woods carded two straight pars, earlier than dropping a shot on the par-Three third gap. The 2-time Gamers champion adopted that with three consecutive pars earlier than getting that dropped shot again on the par-Four seventh.

Woods made par at Nos. eight and 9 to make the flip at even par.

It was a little bit of a combined bag for Woods on the again, however began out on a excessive observe. After somewhat pep speak from his caddie Joe LaCava, Woods knocked one right down to 15 toes.


Now in purple numbers for the primary time right this moment, Woods headed to the par-5 eleventh. However a dropped shot there put him again at even par. Huge Cat drove the inexperienced on the par-Four twelfth gap and two-putted for birdie to maneuver him again to 1 beneath on the day. On the par-Three thirteenth, Woods discovered the inexperienced, however confronted a protracted 27-foot putt for birdie.

A dropped shot on the par-Four fourteenth and a par on No. 15 and Woods headed to the closing three holes at 1 beneath. Woods discovered the middle of the green together with his drive on the par-5 sixteenth, and appeared like classic Tiger on his strategy shot.

Woods two-putted for his fourth birdie on the again 9, and made the stroll to No. 17 tee the place the island inexperienced awaited the 14-time main champion. With a silence within the air, and eyes glued to Woods, he took intention on an aggressive shot.

As much as Three beneath on the day, Woods headed to the daunting closing gap at TPC Sawgrass with the wind at his again. He ripped a drive down the suitable facet of the green. His strategy landed on the inexperienced however trickled off the again. Woods chipped on to 4 toes, however missed the par putt coming again.

Woods completed with a 2-under 70 and finds himself 5 photographs again from the leaders Tommy Fleetwood and Keegan Bradley. Woods will go off tomorrow morning at eight:32 ET off No. 10 at The Gamers Championship.


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