Tiger Woods will play in Australian Open, According to Head Golf Association of Australia, Stephen Pitt, as quoted by the Straits Times, Tiger Woods will join the competition in the championship that was held on November 10 to 13 were
Besides Woods, the tournament will also be followed by other famous golfers such as Dustin Johnson, Bubba Watson, and defending champion Geoff Ogilvy, as well as Greg Norman and Fred Couples.
Tiger Woods who is a former world number 1 golfer last won the Australian Masters tournament in Melbourne in 2009 ago.
Former world number one golfer, Tiger Woods, will play at the Australian Open or the week before appearing in the President Cup. This is Woods' first appearance in Sydney since his first year as a professional golfer.
Head Golf Association of Australia, Stephen Pitt, Monday, August 1, 2011, announced that Woods will join the tournament to be held on November 10 to 13 it. Woods will perform with Dustin Johnson, Bubba Watson, and defending champion Geoff Ogilvy.
In addition, there are Cup holders President Greg Norman and Fred Couples. President's Cup Championship held in place next week at Royal Melbourne.
Woods last played in Sydney in 1996 at the Australian Open championship. This is his ninth tournament as a professional. He last won the Australian Masters tournament in Melbourne in 2009.
Woods had recovered from his injury last three months. He suffered the injury in his left knee. Woods was sure his leg is healed and hopes to return to play in the President Cup.
"I do not play in the tournament since 1996 and I want to go back," Woods said in a statement released by Golf Australia. "I have a great passion for playing golf in Australia and I see the future is very good to compete with the exceptional field conditions."