DUBLIN, OHIO – JULY 19: Tiger Woods of america appears on from the ninth gap throughout the ultimate spherical of The Memorial Match on July 19, 2020 at Muirfield Village Golf Membership in Dublin, Ohio. (Picture by Jamie Squire/Getty Pictures)
Tiger Woods, a 15-time main champion confronted a protracted slog to a four-over par 76 on Sunday. It was a tricky week for the champion in his first event in 5 months on the Memorial.
Woods, who’s a five-time winner of the Jack Nicklaus-hosted occasion at Muirfield Village in Dublin, Ohio, made the minimize on the quantity to maintain his good streak of cuts made within the event in his 18th look.
The 44-year outdated reigning Masters champion was inspired by a third-round 71, however couldn’t flip the tables over to his favor in a ultimate spherical that included a double-bogey on the par-five seventh and 5 extra bogeys, which included a five-foot par miss on the 18th.
In his assertion throughout an after match interview, Woods stated: “I bought 4 rounds in. I used to be lucky to make the weekend and made some progress ball striking-wise.”
He added that: “Friday was a bit off bodily, however total for my first week again, it was rather a lot, plenty of positives. I haven’t performed shortly, it was good to get my toes moist.”
Woods, who may discover himself defending his Masters title in November beneath the revamped international golf calendar, was cagey about when he may tee it up subsequent.
Some pundits have recommended that may very well be on the World Golf Championships occasion in Memphis, from 30th of July to August, however Woods declined to verify.
He stated: “We’ll see what occurs within the close to future. Quickly, he promised with a smile.”