October 27, 2019

Tiger Woods is on tthe verge of greatness: Tying Sam Snead’s record 82nd PGA Tour win. But whereas Snead’s total, for all his undoubted greatness, includes victories in tournaments that don’t stand up to modern scrutiny, Tiger has done it trotting across the globe, with hoards of media tracking his every move, and an army of fans by his side.

At that’s no different at Japan’s first-ever PGA Tour event. Thousands of fans made the trip to Narashino Country Club to watch Tiger Woods Chase history during the week…

Woods is on the verge of history in Japan.

CHIBA, JAPAN - OCTOBER 27: Tiger Woods stands on the ninth green during the final round of The ZOZO Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club on October 26, 2019 in Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR via Getty Images)

Tiger's fans have been out in full force this week at Narashino Country Club.
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CHIBA, JAPAN - OCTOBER 27: Tiger Woods walks onto the sixth tee box during the third round of The ZOZO Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club on October 27, 2019 in Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR via Getty Images)


CHIBA, JAPAN - OCTOBER 24: Tiger Woods stands in a press conference after his round during the first round of The ZOZO Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club on October 24, 2019 in Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR via Getty Images)

CHIBA, JAPAN - OCTOBER 24: Fans watch Tiger Woods on the ninth green during the first round of The ZOZO Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club on October 24, 2019 in Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR via Getty Images)

CHIBA, JAPAN - OCTOBER 27: Tiger Woods stands behind his ball on the sixth tee during the final round of The ZOZO Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club on October 26, 2019 in Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR via Getty Images)

CHIBA, JAPAN - OCTOBER 27: Fans cheer for Tiger Woods walking to the 16th tee during the third round of The ZOZO Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club on October 27, 2019 in Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR via Getty Images)

CHIBA, JAPAN - OCTOBER 27: Tiger Woods walks to the fourth tee box during the third round of The ZOZO Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club on October 27, 2019 in Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR via Getty Images)

CHIBA, JAPAN - OCTOBER 27: Tiger Woods walks to the third tee box during the third round of The ZOZO Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club on October 27, 2019 in Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR via Getty Images)

CHIBA, JAPAN - OCTOBER 27: Tiger Woods watches his shot on the 17th tee during the third round of The ZOZO Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club on October 27, 2019 in Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR via Getty Images)

INZAI, JAPAN - OCTOBER 27: Tiger Woods of the United States hits his tee shot on the 6th hole during the third round of the Zozo Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club on October 27, 2019 in Inzai, Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

CHIBA, JAPAN - OCTOBER 27: Tiger Woods stands on the ninth green during the final round of The ZOZO Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club on October 26, 2019 in Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR via Getty Images)