Billy Horschel wants Tiger back 'kicking ass'

2016 03 Getty Images 462816286
• Billy Horschel wants to see Tiger back to 'kick our ass'
• Woods hasn't played since Wyndham Championship in August
• Jack Nicklaus also thinks 14-time major winner is looking well

BILLY HORSCHEL | TIGER WOODS

Billy Horschel said he wants to see Tiger Woods back ‘kicking ass’ after he saw promising signs of the 14-time major winner at the US Ryder Cup meeting last Thursday.


The 2014 FedEx Cup champion Horschel has witnessed first hand some of Woods’ struggles since the start of 2015, with the pair in the same group when Woods walked off at the Farmers Insurance Open last February.

But looking forward, Horschel was impressed with how Woods appeared at Jack Nicklaus’ house and is desperate to see him back out performing successfully on the course again soon.

“Tiger looked great,” he said in an interview with ESPN. “Looked in great shape. I saw him in the Bahamas at the Hero World Challenge and he was in rough shape, and he said that. Last night he looked really good.

CONTINUES BELOW...

World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational - Final Round

“Mentally, he's in the same spot he was in December in the sense he's at peace with everything. But physically he's in a lot better shape and that's what he told me. He said he's excited to be progressing and hopefully he'll get back out here and kick our ass.”

Jack Nicklaus agreed, adding that he thought Woods looked well, which followed up the video the 40-year-old posted on Twitter with the caption ‘Progressing nicely’, in response to social media rumours that his recovery from injury had faltered.


Tiger Woods :: When will we next see him?


When do you think we’ll next see Tiger Woods in tournament action? Leave your thoughts in the ‘Comments’ section below.

Share this Article

share-logo
twitter-logo facebook-logo

Latest Videos See all videos right arrow

play button
REVIEWED! TAYLORMADE 2019 P790 IRONS!
TaylorMade
play button
FIRST REVIEW! TITLEIST T-SERIES IRONS!
Titleist
play button
FIRST REVIEW! TITLEIST 620 MB & CB IRONS!
Titleist
play button
EPIC DISTANCE GAINS! (Epic Mission EP 4)
Epic Mission
See all videos right arrow

Golf News

Thomas Pieters: Don't fine players for snapping clubs
How this week’s FedEx Cup finale works
Outrage as council votes to close Dundee course
Anger at Walker Cup snub for rising star
European Tour announces action on slow play

Other Top Stories

Tiger Woods puts new irons in the bag
New Fife golf course gets go ahead
REVIEW - Adare Manor, Ireland's rejuvenated masterpiece
Win a spot in the ASI Scottish Open Pro-Am with Hilton
Padraig Harrington targets 2020 Ryder Cup captaincy

Quick Fault 'n' Fixes See all videos right arrow

play button
How to control your distances
Watch
play button
Complete your backswing
Watch
play button
Generate power with a good hip and shoulder turn
Watch
play button
Start your takeaway wider
Callaway
See all videos right arrow