Tiger Woods announces indefinite leave from golf
Tiger Woods says he’s leaving golf indefinitely.
He might not be gone long, Los Angeles Times reported.
Woods announced Wednesday he would be stepping away from the game because his play in his words basically isn’t up to par. But if you read a little deeper he has his sights set on a return at the Honda Classic at PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach, Fla.
That’s later this month, beginning Feb. 26.
“My play, and scores, are not acceptable for tournament golf,” Woods said in a statement on his website. “Like I’ve said, I enter a tournament to compete at the highest level, and when I think I’m ready, I’ll be back.”
Woods’ return to golf in 2015 hasn’t gone as planned. He missed the cut at the Phoenix Open after shooting an 82 — the worst round of his career and only the second time he has shot in the 80s — and was carted off the course at Torrey Pines with an injury.
“The last two weeks have been very disappointing to me, especially Torrey, because I never want to withdraw,” Woods said.