In a statement on Twitter, he found out his body wishes to get stronger in order to participate in extra championship golf and could therefore sit out the tournament however that he does hope to return for the one hundred and fiftieth Open at St. Andrews subsequent month.
The forty six-year-old needed to withdraw from the united states PGA Championship in can also after 3 rounds and does not feel geared up for the following predominant of the year.
I previously informed the USGA that I will not be competing in the @usopengolf as my body needs more time to get stronger for major championship golf. I do hope and plan to be ready to play in Ireland at @JPProAm and at @TheOpen next month. I’m excited to get back out there soon!
— Tiger Woods (@TigerWoods) June 7, 2022
“I previously informed the USGA that I will not be competing in the US Open as my body needs more time to get stronger for major championship golf,” Woods said on Twitter.
“I do hope and plan to be ready to play in Ireland at JP McManus Pro-AM and at The Open next month. I’m excited to get back out there soon!”
In his last appearance at the PGA Championship at Southern Hills, Woods’ fitness issues were laid bare.
The 15-time major champion, making just his second appearance since suffering career-threatening leg injuries in last February’s car crash, was joint-bottom of the leaderboard following a battling second-round display, after he posted the worst round of his PGA Championship career in the third round.
The world No 818 only spoke to a designated pool reporter as opposed to the open media, where he refused to confirm whether he would return for Sunday’s action.
“Well, I’m sore. I know that is for a fact. We’ll do some work and see how it goes,” Woods said, with the PGA of America then confirming after the conclusion of the third round that he had withdrawn.