With his diversion ailing, Tiger Woods announced he underwent a second microdiscectomy medicine on his
“This is positively disappointing, though I’m a fighter,” Woods said. “I’ve been told we can make a
full recovery, and we have no doubt that we will.”
Woods done a proclamation on his website, www.tigerwoods.com, and reported a microsurgical
procedure — dictated to soothe pain from a pinched haughtiness — was achieved late Wednesday in Park
City, Utah, by neurosurgeon Charles Rich.
Woods pulled out of 3 events he designed to play this year and isn’t approaching to lapse to
the PGA Tour until January.
Rich, who achieved a initial operation in Mar 2014, called it “a finish success.” Woods
was liberated Thursday.
Woods canceled designed appearances in a Frys.com Open during Silverado in California and the
Bridgestone America’s Golf Cup in Mexico City subsequent month and his possess Hero World Challenge in the
Bahamas in early December.
“I’d like to send my regrets to Frys and all those compared with a America’s Golf Cup … I
will be attending my foundation-hosted Hero World Challenge though won’t be means to play,” Woods
After experiencing slow annoy in his behind and hip, Woods inaugurated to have surgery
quickly in hopes of returning to a PGA Tour early in 2016, or as shortly as possible. He is
scheduled to start reconstruction within a week.
“I conclude a fans’ regard and support,” he said. “This is unfortunate, though these things
happen. I’ve been harmed before and played again. It won’t be any opposite this time.”
Woods, who turns 40 in December, kept his skeleton for medicine underneath wraps.
In his final tournament, Woods had a season-best 10th-place tie late final month in a Wyndham
Championship in Greensboro, N.C. He played usually 11 events this season, blank 4 cuts and
withdrawing once, and has forsaken to 283rd in a universe rankings.