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Tiger Woods is pulling out of his next two tournaments because of ongoing back problems.
Tiger Woods withdrew from the Dubai Desert Classic on Friday with back spasms after shooting an opening-round 77 a day earlier, marking another frustrating start to his return to golf from a lengthy injury layoff.
Tiger Woods had a rough return to the PGA Tour on Thursday but two Canadians found themselves in the top 3 after the first round.
With the Pacific Ocean behind him, Tiger Woods drew back his driver and sent it soaring across the blue sky Wednesday at Torrey Pines.
Tiger Woods is roaring into the new year, preparing to play four times in five weeks in his return to the PGA Tour after a 15-month absence.
Tiger Woods is having quite the week. First, he showed off a white goatee in a shirtless photo , saying it's a Christmas tradition for his kids.
One tournament into his return was all Tiger Woods needed to strike a deal with Bridgestone to play its golf ball.
Tiger Woods will be playing alone Friday in the Hero World Challenge. Justin Rose, the only player with a higher score in the opening round at Albany, withdrew Friday because of a nagging back issue.
This might be one time that Tiger Woods doesn't measure success on the golf course by the score on his card. He measured it with three words Tuesday: "I'm playing again."
Tiger Woods has gone through two back surgeries since he last played a golf tournament 15 months ago.
Tiger Woods said Tuesday he is playing his Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas the first week of December, which would be his first competition in more than 15 months if he follows through with it.