SAN DIEGO (AP) Tiger Woods in no way appeared hence agitated winning a playing golf event and so comfortably.
His record eighth triumph during Torrey Pines has been all but over whenever Woods sculpted a 5-iron out of 244 back yards with the next corner on the bunker plus onto this environmentally friendly at the par-5 13th hole, establishing a two-putt birdie that gave the pup a strong eight shot cause in the Farmers Insurance Open.
At least he possessed lots of moment to be able to drink in this victory. The very last several openings felt including many people took forever.
Woods twirled his club for the tee as well as leaned upon that in the fairway as being the finalized round dragged on. He lost tempo plus shown up to get rid of interest, plus it showed. A bogey in the bunker on the 14th. A tee shot that will caromed out of a eucalyptus tree around the fifteenth hole that concluded in double bogey. A tee result he jumped through to that 17th hole this still left your ex boyfriend 50 yards lurking behind other participants as well as led to another bogey.
"It bought a new small unsightly at the end," Woods said. "I started getting rid of serenity somewhat when using the slow play."
No matter. It only affected that margin, definitely not the outcome. Woods had to stay to get a strong even-par 72 of which gave your pet a four-shot conquer defending champion Brandt Snedeker in addition to Josh Teater, who each had a 69.
For a tour that is criticized pertaining to slow play, this specific was not a great ideal learn to the particular multi-level piece involving their schedule. With Woods effectively a lock to be able to win, CBS Sports wanted the actual ultimate round to help application Monday later than typical so that it may be televised within late afternoon to the East Coast. Play seemed to be so slow this CBS gone above it's given time.
Woods, meanwhile, possessed the ideal get started to his expedition season.
Only per week earlier, this individual had missed this cut with Abu Dhabi, just as a consequence of a two-shot penalty considered once his following round for getting a strong against the law drop. Woods have never missed this lower on the European Tour, in addition to he acquired certainly not started his / her time of year considering the weekend off.
He will often have happen to be on your own which don't panic.
Woods seized manage with a 65 on the North Course at Torrey Pines, this spent the particular remaining portion of the 7 days pulling away from the area until no-one could catch him.
"I have no idea in the event that anyone can be usual him or her this specific week," claimed Nick Watney, that became within several game of Woods should the competition seemed to be still inconclusive right up until generating some bogeys upon his / her next all 5 holes. "He's unquestionably upon his game."
It's still prematurily . determine the point out connected with his / her game, specifically in terms of Rory McIlroy, exactly who as well have missed the cut around Abu Dhabi.