Tiger Woods made official his dedication to the Memorial Tournament on Wednesday, including Jack Nicklaus’ annual match to his schedule in what is predicted to be a remaining occasion prior to the U.S. Open.
Woods, 42, who’s coming off a tie for 11th on the Players Championship on Sunday, has gained the Memorial 5 instances, most lately in 2012. It can be the place he shot his highest rating as a professional, an 85 throughout the third spherical of the 2015 match, his final look.
This can be his 16th begin within the match.
No. 1-ranked Justin Thomas additionally gave a dedication to the match, which is May 31-June three at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio.
Woods has performed eight instances this yr on the PGA Tour, having made the minimize in seven occasions and posting 4 top-12 finishes, together with two top-5s.
At the Players, Woods opened with scores of 72-71 to barely make the minimize, then shot 65-69 on the weekend, briefly pulling inside four pictures of eventual winner Webb Simpson on the again 9 earlier than dropping again.
Woods can be paired with Peyton Manning throughout the Memorial Tournament’s official Pro-Am on May 30. Manning and Woods first paired up on the golf course in 2009 throughout the pro-am on the Quail Hollow Championship in Charlotte, N.C.