Tiger to make 2017 debut at Torrey Pines

first_img0Shares0000Former world number one Tiger Woods returned to golf in December at the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas, coming back from a 15-month injury layoff © Getty/AFP/File / Christian PetersenLOS ANGELES, United States, Jan 5 – Former world number one Tiger Woods will launch his 2017 campaign at Torrey Pines, where his eight triumphs include the 2008 US Open.Organizers said Wednesday that Woods had committed to the US PGA Tour’s Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines in La Jolla, California, north of San Diego. The January 26-29 event will be the 14-time major winner’s first tournament of the year.Woods returned to golf in December at the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas, coming back from a 15-month injury layoff.Woods has won the US PGA Tour event at Torrey seven times, in 1999, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2013.He won his most recent major title there in 2008 on the famed South Course, beating Rocco Mediate in an epic 19-hole playoff despite competing with knee and leg injuries.“We’re thrilled our fans will have the opportunity to see Tiger in addition to what is already a very strong field for the Farmers Insurance Open,” said Peter Ripa, chief executive officer of the Century Club, which manages the Farmers Insurance Open.“He has experienced tremendous success at Torrey Pines and in our tournament, and we couldn’t think of a better place for him to start the year. Tiger’s presence will add to a deep and talented field that includes many of the top stars in the game as well as some exciting up-and-coming players.”Woods was sidelined more than a year after undergoing back surgery. His last appearance at the Farmers was in 2015, when he withdrew in the first round with back trouble.The 41-year-old who has 79 PGA Tour victories will be making his first start in a PGA Tour full-field event since he tied for 10th in the Wyndham Championship in August 2015.Woods also has committed to play in the Genesis Open February 16-19 at Riviera Country Club in Los Angeles and the Honda Classic on February 23-26 at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.0Shares0000(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)last_img read more

When is the Carabao Cup third round draw? Ball numbers, start time and live stream

first_imgThe Premier League’s top clubs are set to join this season’s Carabao Cup in the third round.Manchester City beat Chelsea at Wembley back in February to win the cup last term and are now set to join the competition. Ian Holloway reveals unusual reason he sold Hameur Bouazza at Blackpool Carabao Cup third round draw numbersSeven ties to be played Wednesday, August 28 – Grimsby Town vs Macclesfield Town to be rescheduled after waterlogged pitch1 Arsenal2 Chelsea3 Liverpool4 Manchester City5 Manchester United6 Tottenham Hotspur7 Wolverhampton Wanderers8 Reading9 Crawley Town10 West Ham United11 Oxford United12 Watford13 Swansea City / Cambridge United14 Luton Town15 Brighton & Hove Albion16 Colchester United17 Southampton18 AFC Bournemouth / Forest Green Rovers19 Milton Keynes Dons20 Queens Park Rangers / Portsmouth21 Aston Villa22 Lincoln City / Everton23 Stoke City24 Sheffield United25 Rotherham United / Sheffield Wednesday26 Newcastle United / Leicester City27 Burton Albion28 Burnley / Sunderland29 Nottingham Forest30 Grimsby Town / Macclesfield Town31 Preston North End32 Rochdale on target The likes of Norwich, Crystal Palace, Leeds and Fulham exited the cup in the second round.Now Crawley, Colchester and Oxford will be dreaming of landing a glamour tie in the next round. deals Spurs investigation into alleged racial abuse of Rudiger is so far ‘inconclusive’ LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS Redknapp calls Son ‘petulant’, but Holloway says red card for Rudiger kick was ‘soft’ Liverpool transfer news live: Star man wanted by Real Madrid, Mbappe latest and more getty OFF 2 BIG PRESENTS UP TOP Ian Holloway thinks Arsenal have made a mistake in hiring Mikel Arteta Carabao Cup draw: Date and start timeThe draw for round one of this season’s tournament was held at a Morrisons supermarket early this summer but tonight’s draw will be more traditional.It will take place on Wednesday, August 28 and will be held pitch-side at Sincil Bank after Lincoln City’s clash with Everton.It should begin at around 9.45pm but will be later should the match go to penalties.Carabao Cup draw: TV channel and live streamThe second round clash between the Imps and the Toffees is live on Sky Sports Football and Sky Sports Main Event tonight.The draw will follow immediately afterwards on these channels at the conclusion of the match.Sky customers can follow it via their app and website or fans can get a NOW TV pass to watch the draw live. Top scorer in 2019: Messi, Mbappe and Sterling trailing Europe’s top marksman Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ stalemate rookie error Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:19Loaded: 12.43%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:19 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreen latest targets Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti statement getty What every Premier League club’s fans dream of this Christmas The Carabao Cup third round draw will take place tonight 2 LATEST Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January Strugglers Wigan hold Blackburn to goalless draw in Championship Man City won the Carabao Cup last season last_img read more