Tiger Wooks makes big Tournament of Champions schedule decision for start of 2019

Woods qualified for the ‘winners only’ Kapalua event by virtue of ending a five-year victory drought in emotional manner by capturing the Tour Championship.

But his management team have now advised officials that Woods is declining to travel to Hawaii,

Woods, who turns 43 on Sunday, will now commence his 2019 season in the January 24th starting Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines near San Diego.

Woods has won the event on seven occasions while he captured his 14th Major on the clifftop course overlooking the Pacific Open in 2008 by winning the U.S. Open.