Tiger Woods has added a couple of extra tournaments earlier than the Masters to his 2018 schedule.
Unsurprisingly, Woods will play within the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill. His report on the course is sort of spectacular as he’s performed within the occasion 17 occasions, completed within the prime 10 9 occasions, and gained eight.
Since Woods usually doesn’t play the week earlier than the Masters, and he isn’t eligible for any WGC occasions, the one different occasion that fits him prior to the Masters is the Valspar Championship.
|March eight – eleven||Valspar Championship||Innisbrook Resort||Palm Harbor, Florida|
|March 15 – 18||Arnold Palmer Invitational||Bay Hill Membership & Lodge||Orlando, Florida|
|March 21 – 25||WGC – Dell Match Play||Austin Nation Membership||Austin, Texas|
|March 29 – April 1||Houston Open||Golf Membership of Houston||Humble, Texas|
|April 5 – eight||The Masters||Augusta Nationwide||Augusta, Georgia|
This will probably be Woods’ first look on the Valspar, however he wants to proceed to get reps in earlier than heading to Augusta and the Copperhead course at Innisbrook might be a superb check for him.
David Duval believes this can be a good concept for Woods:
“I feel it’s crucial that he ought to go play Valspar, (with the idea that he’ll) greater than doubtless play Bay Hill,” Duval stated. “However I feel he’ll play Valspar. It’s a superb place to work on all elements of your recreation. And also you don’t have to drive it a ton there. You’ve acquired to cope with swirling winds, elevation modifications. So, I feel it will be an excellent factor for him to go play Valspar. It seems to be prefer it’s about reps and about publicity, placing your self underneath the gun and seeing the way you carry out and how your golf swing holds up. A pair extra alternatives to do that may be very useful.”
These two occasions will give Woods a great sense of the place he’s in his return, and enjoying in them now may even permit him to relaxation and get in a number of rounds at Augusta earlier than heading there in April.