Here’s your weekly Tiger watch ahead of the Masters. Brace yourself…he’s ‘trying everything to be able to get back and play’. Woods was appearing on ABC’s ‘Good Morning America’ to promote his new book about winning the 1997 Masters and he did what he does best, said enough without telling us anything.
LPGA Tour: Blue Bay LPGA – Minjee Lee
Minjee Lee claimed her second win of 2016 after shooting a two-under 70 to beat Jessica Korda by a shot. Women’s British Open champion Ariya Jutanugarn was third with Charley Hull taking sixth place.
Australian Lee looked to be in control of the tournament with a six-shot lead after two rounds but then stumbled with a 73 on Saturday as Korda managed a Saturday 66.
She led by three after seven holes but things tightened up over the back nine. At the 17th Jutanugarn birdied, Korda parred and Lee three-putted to leave the Aussie and Thai players tied, one clear of Korda.
Jutanugarn tugged her tee shot into the water and made six, Korda made a birdie four but that was matched by Lee who notched her third win on Tour.
Michelle Wie closed with a 74 but it was still good enough for her first top-10 finish of the year.