Tiger Woods Brexits--withdraws From British Open

By Mark DeCambreMarketsMarketWatch Pulse

Tiger Woods has bowed out of the British Open, which is set to start in about two weeks. Organizers of the tournament the Royal & Ancient Golf Club announced Friday that Woods will be replaced in the The Open field by Australian Marcus Fraser. The four-day tournament starts July 14. The 40-year, 14-time major champion, Woods, hasn't played in a competitive golf tournament since Aug. 2015. due to nagging back injuries.

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