Tiger Woods has publicized he is taking part in Bahamas in Hero World Challenge, the initial week of December, which is going to be his primary competition in over 15 months.
“I am thrilled on my return at Hero World Challenge at Albany and participate in this wonderful tournament,” he stated in news that publicized the 18-man for the informal tournament that rewards points of world ranking but is not fraction of whichever tour.
Woods is the host of this tournament of holiday event that started in 1999.
He is a 5-time winner, each of those triumphs achieved in Thousand Oaks at Sherwood Country Club, California, earlier than the tournament shifted to Isleworth, Florida and after that to Bahamas.
Woods, at the present at 831 place in world rankings, previous took part in Wyndham Championship in 2015 August when he stood at 10th.
He had 2 backside surgeries in the subsequently few months and has stated he would not come back until completely healthy.
He at first stated in September that he intended to participate in the Turkish Airlines Open and Safeway Open.
Woods took out on Monday previous to Safeway Open, stating his health was fine and his body sensed strong but “my game is weak and not where it required to be.”
He in addition drew out of Turkey.
The Hero World Challenge comprises players top 50 of the world, with an exemption prepared only for Woods as the host of tournament.
The 16 qualifiers approached from top 25 in world standings that were disclosed the week subsequent to Tour Championship.
The single sponsor immunity was provided to Zach Johnson, who came first in the championship previous year at Sherwood by making a shot intended for par from drop area on 18th hole to compel a challenge that he won in opposition to Woods.