MIAMI (CBSMiami.com) – Tiger Woods has lost almost everything in the last 18 months, most recently firing his caddie, Steve Williams. But Woods is about to get back to work next week at the Bridgestone Invitational.
After missing two majors in the 11-week break to deal with several injuries, Woods is finally ready to hit the links again.READ MORE: 3 Million Pounds Of Dead Fish Cleaned Up Off Pinellas County In Red Tide Fish Kill
“Feeling fit and ready to tee it up at Firestone next week. Excited to get back out there!” Woods tweeted.READ MORE: ‘This Is Our Fight’: From Miami To Hialeah, Crowds Gather To Support Cuba
Woods has dropped to number 133 in the FedEx Cup standings after routinely being in the top five for years. He’s also been on the third longest layoff of his career and has gone more than 20 months without winning a tournament.
Woods has hired Byron Bell, a childhood friend and president of Tiger Woods Design, would caddie for him at the Bridgestone Invitational.MORE NEWS: 4 Miami Beach Police Officers Relieved Of Duty Over Use Of Force Following Arrest
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