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Tiger Woods falls outside top 100


Tiger Woods falls outside top 100


For the first time since 1996 Tiger Woods has fallen outside of the top 100 in golf’s world rankings.

The 14-times major champion last featured on the PGA Tour at the Farmers Open in February.

He withdrew from that event due to back problems and has since been on a break from the game describing his performance as “unacceptable for tournament play”.

In January the American fired an 82 at the Phoenix Open – his worst round as a professional.

During his career Woods has spent a cumulative record 683 weeks as world number one, but is now 104th.

Woods hopes to rediscover his spark in time to play at next week’s US Masters – which he’s won four times but not since 2005.

In fact his last major title was the 2008 US Open.

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