Tiger Woods is again in motion this week for the primary time since lacking the lower on the U.S. Open.
The 14-time main champion is competing within the Quicken Loans National at TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm, an occasion he hosts simply exterior of Washington, D.C. Tiger shot an even-par 72 on Thursday, a round that includes 15 pars, two birdies and one double-bogey. He bounced again Friday, firing a 5-under 65 to climb the leaderboard into competition.
Woods final performed the occasion in 2015 when it was held at Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Gainesville, Virginia. He completed in 18th place. He missed the lower the earlier yr.
Woods tees off at 12:25 p.m. ET alongside Joel Dahmen. Follow alongside for shot-by-shot analysis of his second round.
Hole 7 – Par Four
Tiger goes Three-wood off the tee and was pleading for his golf ball to kick, and it did simply that. Landing on the fitting facet of the green, Tiger’s ball went for a experience and goes to the middle of the brief stuff. He introduced his A-game at this time, people. His strategy with pitching wedge lands behind the opening however spins again, leaving for a fourth nice take a look at birdie in a row. Another one (DJ Khaled voice). Four birdies in a row. One shot off the lead. Three-under through 7 (Eight-under for the event).
Hole 6 – Par Four
Grip it. Rip it. Twirl it. Tiger smoked his driver and is de facto feeling it now after a tough bogey on No. 1. He is dialed in proper now. His strategy lands on the inexperienced brief and left however rolls inside Eight-feet as soon as once more for a 3rd straight birdie. He took his time studying this one and it pays off. Three birdies in a row, two photographs off the lead, 2-under through 6 (7-under for the event).
Hole 5 – Par Four
Another iron off the tee and one other fairway for TW. His wedge into the inexperienced is rather like the final gap, slightly left of the cup however effectively inside birdie vary. Back-to-back can be enormous right here for Tiger. From proper round six ft Tiger sinks the putt, that is two in a row, 1-under through 5 (6-under for the event).
Hole Four – Par Four
Much higher right here off the tee for Tiger with the iron. He performs the opening completely, touchdown his tee shot on a slope and letting it carry into the middle of the green. His pitching wedge from 150 is simply pretty much as good, touchdown simply brief and left of the opening and spinning again a couple of ft for an excellent birdie likelihood. Chirp-chirp-chirp. Tiger sinks the putt for birdie, getting again to even through Four (5-under for the event).
Hole Three – Par Three
It’s a pleasant day for the seaside! Tiger’s tee shot ended up within the bunker, and his out is nice, not nice, operating alongside the contours of the inexperienced. He had some size left for par however Tiger performed the break completely and dropped the putt. Useful stuff. 1-over through Three (Four-under for the event).
Break within the motion enjoyable reality
Tiger is utilizing a customized camouflage bag at this time, created by Monster Energy, completely for this third round on the Quicken Loans National in help of the event’s army camouflage day initiative.
Tiger will autograph the bag after which public sale it off on Charity Buzz. Proceeds profit his charity, the TGR Foundation. The public sale is presently underway and can stay open for bidding by means of July 10, 2018. Place your bid here!
Hole 2 – Par 5
Driver on No. 2 for Tiger and as soon as once more he loses this one slightly proper. 270-yards out from the tough, Tiger muscled up and went for it with his second shot however discovered the greenside bunker. Tiger acquired out clear and rolled inside Eight ft of the cup for birdie. The putt misses simply left, leaving a tap-in par. 1-over through 2 (Four-under for the event).
Hole 1 – Par Four
And we’re off! Tiger goes Three-wood off the tee and misses this one slightly proper. He’s within the tough, but it surely’s not too unhealthy. Oh boy … this one was not good. He launched this from the tough and flew it effectively over the inexperienced. He’s in some bother on No. 1. His pitch was fairly good given the circumstances, however his putt from about 12-feet lipped out, leaving for a bogey. 1-over through 1 (Four-under for the event).