Tiger Woods opened the Hero World Problem on Thursday with a 1-over 73 and is effectively off the tempo. Can he rebound in Spherical 2?

We’ll comply with his second spherical, shot by shot. Comply with alongside beneath…

Gap No. 17: Par 3, 170 yards

OFF THE TEE (2:28 p.m. ET): A 9-iron right here from Tiger and he doesn’t prefer it. He has good purpose to be displeased, because the wind catches this one and the ball misses the inexperienced to the appropriate. He’s within the fairway although only a few yards proper of the inexperienced and about 30 ft from the pin general. It’s attainable he may putt this. If he does chip, it’s not a tricky one.

Gap No. 16: Par 4, 485 yards

OFF THE TEE (2:13 p.m. ET): A uncommon missed fairway for Tiger as this driver simply leaks a bit of left. However this one finally ends up harmlessly within the tough. Once more tough right here is mild, in order that’s not a lot of an issue.

APPROACH SHOT (2:17 p.m. ET): Tiger needed to hit a blind shot over a mound right here. The mound was by no means going to come back into play to hit, however it affected his view. Tiger tries to carve a fade with a 4-iron from 220 yards and it will get caught up within the wind and comes up a very good 10 yards in need of the inexperienced within the fairway. angle to the pin, however it will nonetheless take a look at his pitching expertise.

AROUND THE GREEN (2:21 p.m. ET): That chip was not nice, not dangerous. It finishes about Eight ft in need of the cup. He’ll have that for par.

ON THE GREEN (2:24 p.m. ET): BURIED IT. An enormous momentum-saver there. Tiger stays bogey-free on the spherical and is now within the prime 5.

TIGER ON THE DAY: 5 underneath via 16 (Four underneath general, T-5)

Gap No. 15: Par 5, 548 yards

OFF THE TEE (1:58 p.m. ET): A driver right here for TW, and … this one is a decrease one that’s excellent down the right-center of the golf green. He’ll have a inexperienced mild to go for this inexperienced in two.

APPROACH SHOT (2:04 p.m. ET): Strong shot there from TW. This iron second shot from simply inside 200 yards reaches the entrance of the inexperienced. That leaves him roughly 25 ft underneath the outlet for eagle.

ON THE GREEN (2:09 p.m. ET): That by no means gave the impression to be on the appropriate line, however it harmlessly goes 2-Three ft previous the cup on the left. He cleans up there for one more birdie.

TIGER ON THE DAY: 5 underneath via 15 (Four underneath general, T-6)

Gap No. 14: Par 4, 323 yards

OFF THE TEE (1:48 p.m. ET): Tiger takes driver right here and will get this to complete 5-10 yards in entrance and proper of the inexperienced. That’s a terrific depart. It shouldn’t be too exhausting of a 20-yard pitch with loads of inexperienced to work with to a again pin right here.

AROUND THE GREEN (1:52 p.m. ET): That was fairly stable however not stone lifeless, as Tiger pitches this 4-5 ft by the cup. He actually must make this putt contemplating what number of alternatives he’s already wasted.

ON THE GREEN (1:56 p.m. ET): OK, good. It hasn’t been fairly on putts inside 10 ft right now, however that one was stable within the left-center. This has been the best 4-under spherical we’ve seen in a while, and but Tiger is now simply 5 again.

TIGER ON THE DAY: Four underneath via 14 (Three underneath general, T-8)

Gap No. 13: Par 4, 483 yards

OFF THE TEE (1:37 p.m. ET): One other lovely drive within the quick grass will arrange a brief iron or wedge.

APPROACH SHOT (1:41 p.m. ET): The situations have been windy right now and it reveals there as Tiger can solely get this 135-yard shot to complete about 25 ft underneath the outlet. A protected par most likely.

ON THE GREEN (1:44 p.m. ET): Man, that was a very good effort that simply grazed the left edge and ran about 2 ft by. If that putt had had die pace, it could very effectively have dropped.

TIGER ON THE DAY: Three underneath via 13 (2 underneath general, T-10)

Gap No. 12: Par 3, 198 yards

OFF THE TEE (1:30 p.m. ET): He leaves himself about 25 ft for birdie right here, a lot better than the pull yesterday. Assuming Tiger doesn’t lose his thoughts right here, a repeat of Thursday’s triple will not be forthcoming.

ON THE GREEN (1:34 p.m. ET): He made a very good run on the one however it comes up inches quick and left. That could be a par.

TIGER ON THE DAY: Three underneath via 12 (2 underneath general, T-11)

Gap No. 11: Par 5, 589 yards

OFF THE TEE (1:15 p.m. ET): A driver within the fairway right here for Tiger. He ought to have the ability to go for this one in two.

APPROACH SHOT (1:20 p.m. ET): Tiger loses his second shot right here to the appropriate. He’ll need to depend on a pleasant up and right down to attempt to rating one other birdie.

AROUND THE GREEN (1:22 p.m. ET): Tiger wedges this one to about 5 ft, an important birdie look upcoming.

ON THE GREEN (1:27 p.m. ET): Wow, one other miss. Tiger has left so many alternatives on the market regardless of a 3-under spherical up to now. He faucets in for par.

TIGER ON THE DAY: Three underneath via 11 (2 underneath general, T-10)

Gap No. 10: Par 4, 435 yards

OFF THE TEE (1:02 p.m. ET): That driver is roped down the golf green.

APPROACH SHOT (1:05 p.m. ET): Tiger hates this strategy and the ball finishes about 30 ft left and past the pin. It was a poor strategy, however the general result’s no hurt. He ought to get away with a par right here.

ON THE GREEN (1:11 p.m. ET):  effort, however it simply goes begging. That’s a two-putt par.

TIGER ON THE DAY: Three underneath via 10 (2 underneath general, T-11)

Gap No. 9: Par 5, 606 yards

OFF THE TEE (12:47 p.m. ET): That could be a nice drive right here, lovely down the golf green.

APPROACH SHOT (12:51 p.m. ET): TW goes for this inexperienced in two and it simply catches the bunker in entrance. Up and down and we’ve got a birdie and a 3-under 33.

AROUND THE GREEN (12:55 p.m. ET): That’s stable however not stone lifeless as Tiger blasted that out to about 12 ft.

ON THE GREEN (12:58 p.m. ET): Drain-o! He’s missed loads of putts already, however that one dropped. This entrance 9 simply may’ve been decrease, however a 3-under 33 will not be dangerous in any respect.

TIGER ON THE DAY: Three underneath via 9 (2 underneath general, T-11)

Gap No. 8: Par 3, 211 yards

OFF THE TEE (12:40 p.m. ET): Once more, Tiger lasers one in at a par 3. This one finishes not more than 5 ft from the cup. He has missed on each different good alternatives for birdies on par 3s right now. Is the third time the attraction?

ON THE GREEN (12:44 p.m. ET): And Tiger’s placing points proceed. This one fails to drop and he has to accept par. Tiger is 2 underneath on his spherical however it may simply be higher.

TIGER ON THE DAY: 2 underneath via 8 (1 underneath general, T-12)

Gap No. 7: Par 4, 339 yards

OFF THE TEE (12:25 p.m. ET): Tiger goes after this drivable par Four and comes up simply in need of the inexperienced.

AROUND THE GREEN (12:29 p.m. ET): Tiger hits an OK chip to about 15 ft. It wasn’t the best angle on that quick sport shot. He may nonetheless birdie.

ON THE GREEN (12:37 p.m. ET): One other alternative missed. This one hits the lip and stays out. TW has to accept par.

TIGER ON THE DAY: 2 underneath via 7 (1 underneath general, T-12)

Gap No. 6: Par 5, 600 yards

OFF THE TEE (12:13 p.m. ET): Only a dangerous tee shot. This goes effectively left off the tee, barring a miracle he’ll have to put up.

SECOND SHOT (12:17 p.m. ET): Tiger certainly lays up safely into the golf green right here.

THIRD SHOT (12:20 p.m. ET): He makes up for that poor drive with a gorgeous wedge. This one is admittedly shut, is definitely hit to inches. For a second, it seemed like he would possibly gap it out. This will likely be a birdie.

ON THE GREEN (12:22 p.m. ET): Yep, certainly a birdie.

TIGER ON THE DAY: 2 underneath via 6 (1 underneath general, T-11)

Gap No. 5: Par 3, 175 yards

OFF THE TEE (12:04 p.m. ET): An amazing tee shot right here for Tiger, and he’s now hit a tee shot inside 10 ft on each par 3s to date right now it seems.

ON THE GREEN (12:10 p.m. ET): This good look goes begging as that one was all the time proper. A missed alternative, however nonetheless a stable begin.

TIGER ON THE DAY: 1 underneath via 5 (Even general, T-14)

Gap No. 4: Par 4, 497 yards

OFF THE TEE (11:51 a.m. ET): It appeared like Tiger hit a very good drive, however this one does end within the tough. The tall grass frankly isn’t very tall right here, in order that shouldn’t be too huge an issue.

APPROACH SHOT (11:54 a.m. ET): Tiger misses the inexperienced, so he’ll be scrambling for par once more.

AROUND THE GREEN (11:58 a.m. ET): A stable chip however Tiger leaves himself a 5-footer for par.

ON THE GREEN (12 p.m. ET): That one was no drawback. Good putt there from TW to avoid wasting par.

TIGER ON THE DAY: 1 underneath via 4 (Even general, T-14)

Gap No. 3: Par 5, 579 yards

OFF THE TEE (11:40 a.m. ET): A pleasant drive right here finds the golf green, and Tiger can go for this one in two.

APPROACH SHOT (11:44 a.m. ET): TW takes a thwack at this one and it seems very effectively because it simply reaches the inexperienced in two. That’l depart a protracted eagle putt, however it must be a birdie at the least.

ON THE GREEN (11:48 a.m. ET): Two-putt birdie, certainly! Tiger runs his first putt from about 30 ft only a couple ft by and cleans up. Tiger is off to a considerably higher begin than yesterday.

TIGER ON THE DAY: 1 underneath via 3 (Even general, T-13)

Gap No. 2: Par 3, 188 yards

OFF THE TEE (11:30 a.m. ET): A reasonably good shot from TW right here, as he will get this one to complete inside 10 ft. That’ll depart him a very good birdie look early on this spherical.

ON THE GREEN (11:34 a.m. ET):  look certainly, however nothing doing. This one doesn’t drop because it takes the left-to-right break however simply curls over the excessive aspect. It’s a ho-hum par.

TIGER ON THE DAY: Even via 2 (1 over general, T-16)

Gap No. 1: Par 4, 453 yards

OFF THE TEE (11:15 a.m. ET): Tiger takes driver out right here and this isn’t his greatest. This seems to overlook the golf green.

APPROACH SHOT (11:21 a.m. ET): TW has missed the primary inexperienced and he’ll need to scramble for a par.

AROUND THE GREEN (11:25 a.m. ET): That is effectively accomplished. Tiger chips to tap-in vary and he’ll clear up for par.

ON THE GREEN (11:28 a.m. ET): Certainly, he opens with a par.

TIGER ON THE DAY: Even via 1 (1 over general, T-16)

Pre-round

Right here’s Tiger on the vary previous to his spherical:

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