Published: Fri, February 23, 2018
Sport | By Wendy Sparks

Fantasy Golf Picks: The Honda Classic

Fantasy Golf Picks: The Honda Classic

Lags his first putt to four feet, four inches and makes the par to remain even. Thomas, who started his first round on the back nine, birdied four consecutive holes starting with the par-5 18th.

'Definitely it was different, like playing a British Open. That year, he was forced to withdraw mid-tournament after suffering back spasms.

Alex Noren - The Swede has been impressive on the PGA Tour this year.

Woods missed the cut at last week's Genesis Open, put down to too many miscued tee shots and three three-putts on the back-nine of his second round.

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The World No. 7 has made six straight cuts at PGA National, a streak that includes three Top-10's and a dominant four-stroke win a year ago. Gleason's name was on the tournament until 1980 and the event has had its current sponsor since 1982.

Since 2007, the event has been hosted at PGA National Golf Club in Palm Beach Gardens and has, surprisingly, only produced four American winners in the 11 stagings in that time.

This week's venue is not the sort of course that forgives errant shots, particularly the so-called Bear Trap, the hard water-lined stretch from the 15th to the 17th that has gobbled up many a contender's hopes.

It used to be that golf decorum dictated spectators be quiet as a church mouse with PGA players at work.

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We run through both tournaments for you including facts, odds and picks from our own golfing expert Cliff Jackson and Betfair.

Harrington believes Woods' chances are becoming increasingly remote of matching the record 18 major titles won by Jack Nicklaus.

"My diet is now extremely strict but I feel good now, I have a lot of energy", Hoffman said. He already has a win and stands in 9th place in the FedEx Cup and 4th in the Official World Golf Rankings. Give him a little bit of time. This guy has the kind of game that will allow him to be around for a long time, barring injury. Two-putt par means he'll make the turn at 1-under. While playing partners Brandt Snedeker and Patton Kizzire found the hazard on the 193-yard par 3 over water (Snedeker tried to play his from the muck, and that didn't go well, making a triple-bogey 6), Woods flushed a 5-iron into the breeze. A par 3, then a par 4 and another par 3, each tee shot demands a supremely accurate shot to a very narrow landing area. He finished T16 at the Genesis Open, T21 at the Phoenix Open, and made the playoff at the Farmers Insurance Open.

"Obviously last year Sergio (Garcia) had won a tournament beforehand, Danny Willett the year before had won a tournament, but I don't think it's necessary", McIlroy said yesterday.

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Not many players can match the sensational form Hatton has shown in his most recent ten starts.

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