Revealed Jan 16, 2020
Jan 16, 2020 IST
Brooks Koepka feels everybody in golf will profit if Tiger Woods can keep match in the course of 2020.
Aside from his PGA Tour record-equalling 82nd win on the Zozo Championship in Japan, which arrived in October, Woods struggled for kind and health within the aftermath of his sensational win at The Masters final 12 months.
He had knee surgical procedure in August after lacking the lower on the US PGA Championship and The Open, in addition to ending in a tie for 21st on the U.S. Open.
Koepka, who himself suffered a severe knee damage in 2019, hopes Woods will likely be again to his finest and is aware of his fellow American continues to be able to attaining severe success on the age of 44.
“Hopefully his physique holds up as a result of it is good for the sport, it is good for golf, it is good for everyone,” Koepka stated to Omnisport after being requested about Woods’ prospects for this 12 months and past.
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“All of it relies on his well being, I do not know the way he is feeling. I am not in his physique. But when he is wholesome clearly he can win, everyone knows how good he’s, I do not assume that is in query.
“But it surely all relies on his physique. If he feels good he can undoubtedly compete, he can win, there isn’t any query.”
Woods will make his return to the course at subsequent week’s Farmers Insurance coverage Open at Torrey Pines, whereas Koepka will open his marketing campaign on the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on Thursday.
That European Tour look will likely be four-time main winner Koepka’s first outing since he withdrew from the CJ Cup together with his knee damage in October.
Koepka was speaking forward of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship offered by EGA, the place they have been predicting the way forward for the sport and the way it may change over the subsequent 10 years. They have been joined by members of the HSBC Future Falcons junior golf programme – an initiative which has launched almost 80,00zero kids to golf since its launch.
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