Sport Tiger Woods officially commits to the Memorial for final U.S. Open preparation

18:52  16 may  2018
18:52  16 may  2018 Source:   golfdigest.com

Peyton Manning and Tiger Woods are teaming up in a golf pro-am

  Peyton Manning and Tiger Woods are teaming up in a golf pro-am It’s not every day you get two top athletes from different sports to team up. Peyton and Tiger will be playing in a pro-am at the site of The Memorial at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio May 30. The two have been great friends and even played together in pro-am’s twice before. They first teamed up at Bay Hill in 2005 and then at Quail Hollow in 2009.

While it wasn’t really in doubt, it’s good to have confirmed: Tiger Woods will play in the 2018 U . S . Open . The U . S . Golf Association announced Woods ’ commitment on Thursday, complete with a video where the 42-year-old authored thoughts on Shinnecock Hills (this year’s host course).

Tiger Woods has officially committed to play the U . S . Open , the USGA announced Thursday. The top six teams after Wednesday's final round advance to the NCAA Championship in two weeks in Stillwater, Okla.

Tiger Woods has officially committed to playing the 2018 Memorial, according to tournament organizers.

Following back-to-back tournaments at the Wells Fargo Championship and Players Championship, it was widely assumed Woods would make one more appearance before this year's U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills, with Muirfield Village serving as the most likely stop. Woods has won the Columbus tournament five times in his career, his most recent victory in 2012. He last played in the event in 2015, when he infamously shot an 85 during his third round.

WATCH: Tiger finds water on famous 17th at TPC Sawgrass

  WATCH: Tiger finds water on famous 17th at TPC Sawgrass The famous island green 17th hole at TPC Sawgrass has claimed many a golfer’s ball off the tee, and Tiger Woods fell victim to it during his final round on Sunday. The famous island green 17th hole at TPC Sawgrass has claimed many a golfer’s ball off the tee, and Tiger Woods fell victim to it during his final round on Sunday.

Tiger Woods competed in his first major since 2015 at last week's Masters. Luckily for golf fans, they won't have to wait as along before his next major appearance. The USGA announced on Thursday that Woods has officially entered the 2018 U . S . Open field.

Tiger Woods officially commits to U . S . Open Championship June 14 teeing it up in his first U . S . Open since 2015! Kyle C Walton. · 8 апреля в 17:29 ·. See where your favorites ended up on the final leaderboard at the 2018 #Masters from Augusta National.

Woods will likely skip the FedEx St. Jude Classic (he's never played in the Memphis tournament), which sites between the Memorial and U.S. Open. This will give Woods a week of recovery before traveling to Southampton for the year's second major.

In his latest comeback, Woods has posted four top-12 finishes in his last six events, and ranks eighth in strokes gained on tour.

The Memorial begins on May 31. Jason Dufner is the defending champ.

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