SAN DIEGO (AP) Due towards the fog which destroyed a whole morning with golf, this Farmers Insurance Open had been never likely to conclude upon Sunday.
Tiger Woods merely achieved it look as in the event that it was over.
Hands thrust inside pockets of his rain pants, Woods travelled away from Torrey Pines within the cool involving twilight having a six-shot lead as well as only eleven additional holes standing up in how of succeeding within the arrest study course down the Pacific Ocean with the eighth time frame with his pro career.
He drove the actual basketball by using superb command from the finally round on their approach to some 3-under 69 to create a four-shot steer after three rounds. He misplaced manage together with his drivers from the final circular and still managed several birdies throughout seven holes.
"All we could complete later this morning will be go forth and try and produce him or her look at it a little bit and also find what happens," said Nick Watney, probably a couple of ex - winners during Torrey Pines who encountered the tough process with trying to make up half a dozen game on Woods.
The some other was defending champion Brandt Snedeker.
"I've received a man in the prime from the leaderboard that does not such as giving up leads," Snedeker said. "So I should move catch him."
Woods was at 17-under par for the tournament situation all of which job application his or her round around the par-3 eighth hole. CBS Sports would like to televise this Monday finish no real surprise having Woods inside lead so play is not going to commence until 2 p.m. EST.
Snedeker gamed 13 pockets of the final round. Watney trialled eight holes. Both were at 11-under par.
Woods played twenty-five holes. He began using a two-shot lead plus tripled the item ahead of night revoked the next round.
"It was a long evening . and I performed well today," Woods said. "Overall, I'm quite happy that will I been able to create with my lead."
Thick fog flushed out there each one of Saturday, pumping people to go out of sunrise to help sunset Sunday. They accomplished the 3rd round, took about half an hour with regard to lunch in addition to went back on to the the game of golf course.
Woods finished 54 holes from 14-under 202 plus was some shots ahead of Canadian rookie Brad Fritsch. It was the actual 16th time with his PGA Tour employment that Woods had a 54-hole guide of as a minimum four shots.
If of which was not enough in making the results glance inevitable, every thing ended up being heading his means from the final hour.
His tee taken was to date still left on No. 2 the fact that shot finished within the first slice involving uncertain from the sixth fairway. He nevertheless unspent par. Woods made a birdie putt regarding concerning 10 feet with No. 3, and then wound up well right in the basket method along with blocked by some sort of sapling on the fourth hole. He created your punch opportunity round the tree, in safety while in front of this green, and their nick banged in the flag and also decreased for birdie.
Two holes later, originating from a mangled lie in the perfect rough, he / she smashed your 5-wood that will ran onto the environmentally friendly in addition to developed some sort of two-putt birdie.
Snedeker was seven photographs behind once a few rounds, a similar deficit he faced per annum ago. Only now he's trying to pursuit decrease Woods, already a seven-time one who did that at Torrey Pines with a problematic track record from in front. Woods is 38-2 on the actual PGA Tour as soon as he's the outright cause likely in the very last round.