Zecheng Dou, Rob Oppenheim and Parker McLachlin were the other successful qualifiers for the PGA TOUR's annual stop at Riviera Country Club.
The folks playing host to the Genesis Open this week got the hype going Monday posting a 60-second Q&A with Tiger Woods. I recommended Mickelson for a Top 10 last week and he finished in a tie for second.
The PGA Tour will be traveling south from the Monterey Peninsula to the bright lights of Los Angeles, California. And if there as one event that could inspire a breakthrough performance, it would probably be the Genesis Open considering he won it in 2014 and 2016. Live coverage begins on Thursday from 2.30pm on Sky Sports Golf and 4pm on Sky Sports Main Event.
"I love the golf course, I love the layout, it fits my eye - and I play it very bad", he said. I said, "Yeah, I was 16, 1992".
"I haven't been able to move much, 'till basically last, I'd say, three months", he said of his condition.
Nevertheless, there was an echo of the fiery competitor who once seemed certain to eclipse Jack Nicklaus's record of 18 major titles when Woods talked about contending with today's rising stars. Noren must improve his short game if he's going to win in loaded fields like this one, but I'll still take a stab with him and +4500 odds this week. For £6.99 you can get a day pass, if you just wish to watch one of the rounds, or for just £10.99 you can get a week pass to see the whole tournament.
Justin Thomas: Started his season by winning the first ever CJ Cup @ Nine Bridges, and has since gone 11th-T22-T14-T17. He made the first official PGA Tour start of his latest comeback two weeks ago at Torrey Pines, where he finished tied for 23rd at the Farmers Insurance Open.
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"I've got a lot of room for improvement and a long way to go", Woods said about managing expectations. "I went with a shaft that's a little more stout". The greens have gotten more pin locations than I remember, they've added a few sections around here.
Rory McIlroy: He will be looking to bounce back from last week in Monterey. "I've never played against Tiger when he's been the unbeatable Tiger".
"I'm sorry, but that put things into perspective for me really fast", Woods said with a laugh. A lot of that is me because I got hurt and didn't play.
Another unique feature of Riviera Country Club's 92-year-old course is its abundance of Eucalyptus trees. However, he has played well this season with a pair of top-10 finishes at the Hero World Challenge and QBE Shootout - both unofficial PGA Tour events.
This will be the 54 year Riviera has been the venue for this tournament.
"He's just a great kid, he really is". In addition to strong course history, Johnson is now toting great form as he's finished first or second in all three of his early-season starts.