PGA Championship: Tiger Woods makes the cut after gritty second round
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Tiger Woods made the cut at the PGA Championship on Friday, putting together a gritty performance on the back nine to finish 3‑over par through the first 36 holes.The cut line was 4‑over par.CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM
Tiger Woods of the United States waits to chip on the seventh hole during the second round of the 2022 PGA Championship at Southern Hills Country Club on May 20, 2022 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
(Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)Woods made the cut for the second straight event since he suffered a devastating leg injury in a 2021 car crash in Los Angeles. He made the cut at the Masters but fell off the lead in the third round.He needed a gutsy performance in the second round just to get above the cut line.Woods had a birdie and a bogey through the front nine and would double bogey the 11th, putting any chance of making the weekend in doubt. However, he would dig deep and birdie the 13th and the 16th and save par every other hole to finish 1‑under in round 2.PGA CHAMPIONSHIP: SAGE STEELE REPORTEDLY HIT BY ERRANT SHOT, WITNESS SAYS SHE WAS ‘COVERED IN BLOOD’Woods’ groupmate Rory McIlroy ended the first round as one of the leaders in the tournament but had a rough second round.
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland and Tiger Woods of the United States watch a tee shot on the 10th tee during the second round of the 2022 PGA Championship at Southern Hills Country Club on May 20, 2022 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
(Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)McIlroy fell off the lead and by the end of the second round he was sitting tied for fifth with a 71 in the second round. He finished 1‑over on the day. He had only one birdie and two bogeys. But he will be fighting to climb back on top.Jordan Spieth shot a 69 in the second round. He came on strong with three birdies on the back nine and two …