The 43-year-old stated he’ll return on the PGA Tour’s new occasion — the Zozo Championship — in Japan from 24-27 October.
“I am strolling now and hope to renew apply within the subsequent few weeks,” the 15-time main winner stated on Twitter. “I look ahead to touring and enjoying in Japan in October.”
Woods has had various procedures on his left knee over the course of his profession, and lately has undergone 4 again operations together with spinal fusion surgical procedure in 2017.
His surgeon Dr. Vern Cooley stated he anticipated Woods to make a “full restoration.”
“We did what was wanted, and likewise examined the whole knee. There have been no further issues,” added Dr. Cooley, who was additionally a part of the group that carried out his reconstructive ACL surgical procedure on his left knee after his 2008 US Open victory.
“I am simply not transferring nicely,” he informed reporters at Royal Portrush. “It is simply the best way it’s. It is simply father time and a few procedures I’ve had over time. It is simply the best way it will be.”
He did not qualify for final week’s season-ending Tour Championship at East Lake, the place he clinched his first victory for 5 years final September.
The previous world No.1 is three majors wanting Jack Nicklaus’ document and one win away from Sam Snead’s mark of 82 PGA Tour victories.