Tiger Woods Practice Round at 2009 Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill
October 05, 2011
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Tiger Woods's Practice Round at the 2009 Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay HillAs usual, Tiger Woods and caddie Steve Williams were out early Wednesday morning for a practice round.
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Woods tees off at 12:55 EST Thursday with Padraig Harrington and Mark Wilson.
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"Certain golf courses kind of fit my eye, and this is one of them," Woods said of Bay Hill. "For some reason I feel comfortable here each and every time I play."
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"Those are two very positive tournaments," Woods said Wednesday on the Match Play and Doral. "Now I feel like I can just go play golf."
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At Doral, Woods's ballstriking was solid, but he struggled on the greens.
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"I got better each and every day, my ball-striking, my feel got better each and every day," Woods said after his final round at Doral.
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Woods is a five-time champion at Bay Hill.
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Two weeks ago, Woods tied for ninth at Doral in his first stroke-play event since returning from knee surgery.
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Woods is the defending champion at Bay Hill. Last year he won by making a birdie on 18.
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