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Tiger Woods wants assist to qualify for the weekend on the WGC Match Play

Tiger Woods is at risk of lacking the weekend on the WGC Match Play.

After battling with Brandt Snedeker and developing brief after 17 holes, Woods now sits at 1-1 whereas Snedeker and Patrick Cantlay lead the group at 1-Zero-1. Aaron Smart is formally out of the operating for the weekend at Zero-2.

Woods’s match with Snedeker was a grueling one. He solely misplaced fives holes all through, however gained simply three, halving 9 holes along with his opponent. However can he swindle his approach within the again door? All of it begins with Woods beating Cantlay.

Woods and Cantlay will tee off early at 10:15 Friday morning with Snedeker and Smart enjoying within the match behind them. With a win, Woods would basically have the clubhouse lead. It will then be as much as Snedeker, who would advance with both a win or a tie in his match towards Smart. So, Tiger wants a win and a few assist.

Don’t lose all hope, Tiger followers. In case you take the Vegas strains for each matches into consideration, Woods has barely higher than a one in 4 probability of advancing to the candy 16. And contemplating who we’re speaking about — the golfer for which issues have a tendency to only work out completely — don’t be stunned if he pulls it off.

After all, Woods isn’t the one favourite from his group at risk of going residence early. Jason Day misplaced each his first two matches and Dustin Johnson is not going to advance to the quarterfinals after dropping to Branden Grace (2-Zero) Thursday. Brooks Koepka can also be headed residence as a consequence of some scorching play from Haotong Li.

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