Woods makes bogey start to Masters second round
The 15-time significant champ located a large fairway shelter with his beginning tee shot Friday at Augusta National
Tiger Woods resumed his amazing resurgence from serious leg injuries in Friday’s 2nd round of the Masters, yet an opening bogey left him 4 strokes behind the leaders.
The 15-time significant champ located a large fairway shelter with his beginning tee shot Friday at Augusta National, after that cruised right of the eco-friendly with his strategy. He damaged to 7 feet from the mug yet missed his the same level putt.
That coincides margin Woods was adrift after he fought via discomfort Thursday to stroll the sloping 7,510-yard design, shooting a one-under the same level 71 to share 10th.
” I’m best where I require to be,” Woods claimed.
Woods was 4 strokes behind South Oriental leader Im Sung-jae after 18 openings yet Im was one-over on his 2nd round via 14 openings in windy problems.
That left Im on 4-under the same level in general, connected with 2016 Masters champ Danny Willett of England when Woods made his bogey and also was up to degree the same level for the competition.
Woods embarked on in Friday’s third-to-last team along with just Chile’s Joaquin Niemann after 2010 British Open champ Louis Oosthuizen of South Africa took out as a result of injury.
There was a buzz around Woods at Augusta National after his unbelievable go back to competitors on Thursday, some 14 months after an auto accident in Southern The golden state triggered him serious best leg injuries.
Poles, plates and also pins aid hold with each other his leg after he was hospitalized for weeks and also not able to stroll for months.
Rehab job has actually enabled the 46-year-old clinical wonder to make an impressive resurgence at a famous setup.
” I’m as aching as I anticipated to really feel, yet it was fantastic,” Woods claimed.
In between rounds, Woods saturated his leg in icy water to alleviate the swelling while attempting to maintain it solid for Friday shotmaking.
” Great deals of ice bathrooms. Simply essentially freezing myself to fatality. That’s simply component of the offer,” Woods claimed. “Obtaining all the swelling out as best as we potentially can and also obtaining it mobile and also heated up, turned on and also eruptive for the following day.”
Im shot 67 Thursday for a one-stroke lead over Smith, with whom he shared 2nd behind Dustin Johnson at the 2020 Masters, played in November as a result of Covid-19. That was the last high-level occasion Woods had actually played prior to Thursday.