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2018 Tiger Debut - San Diego Open (Farmer's Insurance)

Tiger's 2018 Debut  

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  1. 1. Where does Tiger finish in his 2018 debut?

    • WD in first two rounds
      0
    • MCs
      5
    • Makes cut, WD in last two rounds
      0
    • Makes cut, finishes 50th+
      10
    • Finishes middle third (25th to 50th, roughly)
      23
    • Top 20
      20
    • Top 10
      3
    • Top 5
      0
    • Wins
      2

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I am very optimistic.  Top 10.

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https://www.pgatour.com/competition/2017/farmers-insurance-open/leaderboard.html  (2017) 

https://www.pgatour.com/competition/2018/farmers-insurance-open/leaderboard.html (this year).

He does hold the course record

72-HOLE RECORD: 266, George Burns (1987), Tiger Woods (1999).

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I hope he does well but I think it's a MC this week.

 

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Based on his Hero event, I say 25th to 50th.  It seems weird to have a healthy Tiger, and for me, to not put him in full contention.  I just don't think he's quite ready for it yet.  Another few events to warm up in, and he may surprise us.

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I'll say that he makes the cut and finishes with a Top 20. That's probably being overly optimistic, but it's at least what I'd like to see happen.

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Don't get me wrong, I'd love to see him contend. But I don't see it happening. Will he contend at some point this year? Absolutely. I think he plays at Torrey solid and back doors a top-20.

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I voted "Finishes middle third (25th to 50th, roughly)".    Everyone will be excited to see him play again, myself included, but I believe his driver will be the difference between him placing high or finishing in the middle third.  

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So so first round, strong second round, makes cut, then two middling rounds to finish outside the top 50.

I hope I'm wrong.

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9 minutes ago, colin007 said:

I hope I'm wrong.

You hope he misses the cut? ;-)

J/K

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5 minutes ago, iacas said:

You hope he misses the cut? ;-)

J/K

Lol lol lol!!!

I'm really looking forward to this, I was so impressed by his driving in the Hero, can't wait to see if this is going to be a trend going forward.

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I'll say he finishes in the middle third. Unless he wins. Then I'll say he wins. But probably middle third. 

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9 minutes ago, GolfLug said:

Top 10. Doesn't he own this place? 

I think Elin got half.

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1 minute ago, iacas said:

I think Elin got half.

Lol.. I think by now she's prolly granted him generous visitation rights. 

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I voted 25th to 50th and will go a little more detailed and say he finishes 35th. I think he has at least one day of the first two that make people go wow he’s back to his old tiger winning self and then a meh weekend pushes him down the leaderboard. 

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I hope he plays well enough to be in the hunt on Sunday, just so we can listen to the months of media hype.... :-P

 

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