Tiger Woods on Sunday stated he would skip subsequent week’s PGA Tour match after which “get back at it,” that means he’ll most likely tee off subsequent on the Northern Trust at TPC Boston on August 19. Woods entered the PGA Championship 48th within the FedEx Cup issues and can desire a robust appearing in Boston and on the BMW Championship at Olympia Fields if he desires to qualify for the Tour Championship at East Lake, which has a box of 30.
The excellent information for 44-year-old Woods is that he performed neatly on Sunday, completed the event within the crimson (one-under 279) and, most significantly, his surgically repaired again used to be now not a subject in spite of cold prerequisites at San Francisco’s TPC Harding Park.
“I kept layering up, made sure that I stayed on the warm side, if anything, and tried to make sure I stayed, if anything, sweaty, kept loose,” he stated. “Overall the body reacted pretty good.”
The 12 months’s first primary used to be simply Tiger’s 2nd get started for the reason that excursion resumed play in June with out enthusiasts due to the COVID-19 pandemic. He additionally performed at Memorial remaining month.
“We knew once I started playing again when I committed to Memorial that this was going to be a heavy workload, and my training sessions, we’ve been pushing it pretty hard, making sure that I kept my strength and endurance up,” he stated.
“This week off will be no different. We’ll be pushing it hard to make sure that I can stay strong and have the endurance to keep on going.”
Woods will proceed his hunt for a 16th primary name when the United States Open is held at Winged Foot in September, an match that may also be performed with out enthusiasts in attendance.