• Devin Fleming

Tiger Woods to play in Riviera

According to USA Today, Tiger Woods said that he will be returning February 2017 to be in the Genesis Opening. The event will be at Riviera Country Club in California on the second week of February.

Woods earlier this month came back to the sport in the Hero World Challenge, but only placed 15th out of 17 in the competition. It had been the first tournament that he has played in the last 16 months following his two back surgeries.

Woods has not played in the Riviera tournament since 2006, and participating in the tournament will help him return to the game, as well as help gain attention for his charity foundation. H

is 2017 schedule has not fully been released as of yet.