Nov 28th, 2017
Tiger Woods to tee it up with Justin Thomas
At the Heroes Challenge in the Bahamas
As tournament host, Tiger Woods has been able to make his own choice of playing partner, and he has given World Number 3 Justin Thomas the box seat.
The pair will tee off at 12:05PM ET (17.05 GMT) in Round 1 Thursday at Albany.
Tiger told Golf Channel on Sunday that he feels better than he could ever have imagined.
“I am a little surprised,” Woods said. “The fact that I don’t have any pain in my lower back compared to what I was living with for years, it’s just remarkable.”
Here are the full pairings:
11:10AM ET: Hideki Matsuyama, Francesco Molinari
11:21AM ET: Charley Hoffman, Kevin Chappell
11:32AM ET: Patrick Reed, Daniel Berger
11:43AM ET: Justin Rose, Tommy Fleetwood
11:54AM ET: Henrik Stenson, Alex Noren
12:05PM ET: Justin Thomas, Tiger Woods
12:16PM ET: Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka
12:27PM ET: Kevin Kisner, Rickie Fowler
12:38PM ET: Matt Kuchar, Jordan Spieth