number one wood

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a golf club (a wood) with a near vertical face that is used for hitting long shots from the tee


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World number one Woods, thrashed 6&5 in the pairs the previous day, completed his match against Francesco Molinari with another birdie to finish 5&3.
World number one Woods was not quite at his best and left his bunker shot in the sand when he tried to escape from a greenside trap at the 10th.
And as McDowell added his name to the list of champions, not least former Pebble Beach winners Jack Nicklaus, Tom Watson, Tom Kite and current world number one Woods, he said he felt a new chapter opening for him after eight years as a professional on the European Tour.
Just as the controversy surrounding his private life was beginning, world number one Woods confirmed that he would be travelling to Adare Manor to compete in his good friend's tournament.
World number one Woods emerged victorious from a thrilling encounter with three-time major winner Harrington on Sunday as he won his seventh World Golf ChampionshipsBridgestone Invitational at Firestone, Ohio.
World number two Phil Mickelson, Adam Scott of Australia and Americans Lucas Glover and Ricky Barnes joined McDowell and Weaver at one under having been at three under after 14 holes with those low scores possibly spelling trouble for world number one Woods, who had been at level par with four holes to play but finished his round with a run of double bogey, bogey, par, bogey to leave him with a four-over 74.
World number one Woods was strangely out of sorts as he slipped to a one-over 73 to join a group on 209 which included Spain's Sergio Garcia.
Not without a real scare, though, and one thing he still has to learn from world number one Woods is how to win without a wobble.
World number one Woods is favourite to lift his 13th major crown - and fifth Masters title - as the American icon closes in on legendary Jack Nicklaus' record of 18 majors.
World number one Woods improved on his first-round score of 68 to card a five-under 67 yesterday.
Garcia surged up the leaderboard with a stunning third-round 65 to pile the pressure on World number one Woods at Hoylake yesterday.
I love playing golf under this pressure, there is nothing like representing your country and continent," smiled Garcia, who has now won more matches than World Number One Woods, David Duval and Justin Leonard combined.
Former world number one Woods has not won on the Tour since his victory in the BMW Championship in September 2009, but has already won six titles on the Bay Hill course.
After failing to qualify for the Tour Championship in Atlanta last Sunday, world number one Woods has vowed to spend the next fortnight honing his game from prying eyes to ensure he's slap bang on course for helping Corey Pavin's US team retain the golden trophy in South Wales.
World number one Woods, in his first event after a five-month hiatus since his secret sex affairs were revealed to the world, has never won a major when trailing after 54 holes, although the 14-time Major winner made a mighty run.