The fearsome triangle of the Par 3 15th, Par 4 16th and Par 3 17th have ruined many a round at the Honda Classic and, on Friday, it was Rory McIlroy who fell victim to the last of the three hole stretch when he wound up with a triple bogey six at the Par 3 17th. His 1-over-par score through two rounds has him hovering at fourth place.
"I just missed the rush of competing for a Green Jacket", he said on Wednesday of his injury-enforced absences. Overnight joint leaders Eddie Pepperell and Gregory Havret shot 69s to go to 10 under, and they were joined by Erik van Rooyen (66) and Stephen Gallacher (66). And the battle will continue as conditions will not ease on the weekend. He shot an even-par 70 at the PGA National Champion Course in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, and found himself just three shots off the lead at the conclusion of his round. "Overall, it was a good grind out there". That's going to happen out here, and I'm really pleased with the way I've played.
The 14-time major victor was superb from tee to green at the hard PGA National course on Saturday, hitting nine of 14 fairways and 13 of 18 greens in regulation.
"It's a strong test out there".
It turned from wondering at week's start if Woods could make the cut here, after missing it last week at the Genesis Open.
"It was a good one", Woods said of the drive. He added, after his first round, that he "was close" to putting all his game together.
Gender pay divide. Transparency is a welcome step
Around three in four businesses are paying male employees more than their female colleagues, the latest Government data shows. Its lower pay quartile comprised 32.4% men and 67.6% women, while its upper quartile consisted of 59.3% men and 40.7% women.
Woods, Thomas start strong at Honda Classic
If you've been itching ... to bet your money on Tiger Woods , this is the first week that I won't call you insane for doing it. Woods had been undecided as late as early this week on whether he would play in the tournament for the first time since 2014.
Ferrari 488 Pista debuts ahead of Geneva Motor Show
Incredibly, 0-62 mph takes just 2.85 seconds, while 0-124 mph takes 7.6 seconds before the 488 Pista tops out at over 211 mph. Driving dynamics of the auto have been improved due to the introduction of version 6 of the Side-Slip Angle Control system.
"This is a hard golf course right now", Woods told reporters after Friday's round. He has opted to hit many knock-down, three-quarter shots to counter the wind. He gave a shot back with a bogey on the 16th hole after hitting his approach into a green-side bunker, making his turn at 1-under 34. I'm hitting the ball flush and on top of that, I'm really controlling the trajectory. "I just didn't make a good swing". Instead, he came up a yard short and into the water, made double bogey and shot 72.
Woods counts four Masters titles among his 14 major championships, but he hasn't played at Augusta National since 2015.
Woods watched Brandt Snedeker nail a 5-iron to a few feet at the 17th, but then the wind backed off. Getting some 15,000 people to quiet down proved almost impossible as Woods tried to figure out what to do.
The big moment was the 17th hole, 184 waters into the wind and over water. Woods hit 8 of 14 fairways and 11 of 18 greens during the second round and needed 28 putts.
"I'm four back so I'm right in the ball game", said a bullish Woods, who for now shares 14th. "I've done that, and I'm right there with a chance".
Woods has now made the cut in two of his first three tournaments of the year. "Four back on this golf course with 36 holes to go, I mean, anybody can win this golf tournament right now".
Trump reiterated his campaign pledge to build a wall along the U.S. "You know what? We can't let that happen. Trump then shouted each option and allowed the audience to cheer, gauging the crowd's opinion on the matter.
In 2016, India was ranked at 79, amongst 176 countries but its position has been falling steadily since 2013 on this world index. TI noted that most countries were not doing enough to curb corruption as the rate of graft seemed to increase.
But after watching " Black Panther ", I couldn't help but have a renewed desire to visit the Motherland again. The Black Panther premiered in Hollywood on 29th January 2018, and other parts of the world followed.
In Arkansas, the Pulaski County Sheriff's Office says the bus became stuck Wednesday morning in a rural part of North Little Rock. The National Weather Service is predicting the Grand River to rise as high as 16.4 feet by Sunday evening.
His nine-inning walk rate, however, jumped from 2.6 to 3.8 last season, and his fielding-independent ERA was a career-worst 5.43. The Twins acquired righthander Jake Odorizzi from the Rays on Saturday night.
Wholesale gasoline prices rose 3 cents last week, AAA said, after declining almost 20 cents during the previous two weeks. Gas prices in Central New York are showing some slight relief this week with a 2 cent drop, according to AAA Northeast.
McDonald's capitalized on it with a stunt on October 7, but the sauce was only available for one day at a few locations. The condiment with a cult-like following will be available at all McDonald's locations in the USA while supplies last.
Diets are definitely not one-size-fits-all, as what works for one person may not prove successful for someone else. And regardless of your diet, choose to eat less sugar, less refine flout and as many vegetables as possible.
Watson is renowned for displaying his emotions and, again, there were tears after he made his final putt on the 18th green. He was within one shot of the lead when he hit a 4-iron from a deep bunker on the 15th hole to just right of the green.
December 8, 2017 - Police Chief Mark Saunders says the force will review its practices in missing persons investigations. The Toronto man was a subject of Project Prism, and police have said he had a sexual relationship with McArthur.
(NYSE: RAD ) by 1,674.0% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$6.15 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$2.07.
Another day, another trade: Rays deal Dickerson to Pirates
Tampa Bay raised some eyebrows when they designated Dickerson for assignment on Saturday following the acquisition of C.J. Dickerson posted solid overall numbers in 2017, hitting.282/.325/.490 with 27 homers in 629 trips to the plate.
Meghan Markle & Prince Harry in 'anthrax' terrorism scare
However, neither Kensington Palace, where Harry and Meghan live, nor the Metropolitan Police has confirmed if this was the case. A day later, the Met Police confirmed a package with a suspicious substance had been received at the Houses of Parliament.
Insurgents Attack School In Yobe
Haruna Yahaya, 35, was sentenced to 15 years in prison on Friday for masterminding the abductions, which caused global outrage. The students were alerted to the arrival of militants after they opened fire and set off explosives outside the school.
Rainfall warning in effect for Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent
The national weather agency said multi-day rainfall totals are expected to be in the 20 to 30 millimetre range in some locations. Rain is expected to continue on Tuesday and Tuesday night as the warm front stalls just to the north of the region.