PHILADELPHIA (CNN) — After a 9-month absence via damage, former world No.1 Tiger Woods will make his aggressive return to golf on the Hero World Problem on November 30.
The 14-time main winner, who has not performed since withdrawing from the Dubai Desert Basic in February, will play in an 18-man event that he himself hosts within the Bahamas.
In a press release on his web site, Woods, forty one, stated that he was “excited to return” and described the Albany golf course because the “good setting” for his comeback.
“It is going to be nice to hitch this excellent area,” Woods stated of a line up that may embrace world No.1 Dustin Johnson, three-time main winner Jordan Spieth and world PGA Championship winner Justin Thomas.
“I need to thank Pawan Munjal and Hero MotoCorp for his or her continued help of this event and my basis. I might additionally wish to thank the followers for his or her unwavering help throughout my damage.”
Woods underwent his fourth again operation in three years in April and his withdrawal from the Dubai Desert Basic was his fifth in 19 tournaments. Since 2010, he has pulled out of seven tournaments, 4 of them due to again points.
It has been a troublesome yr for the American who was final week positioned on probation for a yr after pleading responsible to reckless driving.
Woods was discovered on Might 29 by cops handed out in his automotive with prescribed drugs in his system.
The deal additionally requires for 12 months of probation, normal courtroom charges, a $250 nice, $250 charity donation, 50 hours of group service, an internet class and completion of DUI faculty.
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