Genesis Open: Updates from Tiger Woods' Round 1 at Riviera

Tiger Woods continues his attempt at a return to form in the Genesis Open this week, his second PGA Tour event in as many months after competing in the Farmers Insurance Open in January.

Genesis Open: Updates from Tiger Woods' Round 1 at Riviera

Genesis Open: Updates from Tiger Woods' Round 1 at Riviera

Woods completed his first full tournament since the 2015 Wyndham Championship, grinding out four rounds of par or better over the tournament to finish 3-under. Can he build on that at the Genesis Open?

MORE: How to watch Tiger at the Genesis Open

Woods is set to tee off at 10:22 a.m. ET at the par-71 course.

Check out the highlights of Tiger's Round 1 with SN's live updates.


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1:33 p.m.: On to the next one.



1:28 p.m: Tiger putts for par on Hole 2.

1:11 p.m.: Tiger makes birdie from 7 feet out to come to even through 10 holes.

1:08 p.m.: Tiger misses on his chance to eagle from 46 feet on Hole 1, but can birdie from 7 feet, which would put him at even going forward.

1:04 p.m.: Not a bad stroke on Hole 1:



12:56 p.m.: Stats for Tiger (1-over) through nine holes: Hit 4 of 7 fairways, 4 of 9 greens and has 12 putts.



12:55 p.m.: Woods putts for par on 18, is 1-over through the back nine.

12:52 p.m.: That's rough.



12:31 p.m.:



12:27 p.m.:



12:19 p.m.:



12:13 p.m.: Tigers' putt for par on 16:



12:11 p.m.: Tiger saves par on Hole 16, and is 2-over-par through seven holes. Good job to get out of this sand trap!



12:08 p.m.: Some next-level stats: Through six holes, Tiger has hit 2 of 5 fairways, 3 of 6 greens and has made nine putts.

Noon: Woods justs misses par on Hole 15. He's 2-over heading into Hole 16.



11:50 a.m.: Tiger drives right off the tee again, this time on Hole 15.

11:43 a.m.: Tiger two-putts to hit par on Hole 14 (his fifth hole of the day). He's still 1-over.

11:36 a.m.: Easy fix, indeed.



11:31 a.m.: A much-needed birdie on Hole 13. Tiger's now 1-over through four holes.



11:22 a.m.: Much better tee for Woods on Hole 13. Time for the rebound.



11:12 a.m.: Tiger bogeys on Hole 12, again because of a bad tee-off. He's 2-over-par through three holes. He'll need to adjust to avoid these struggles later.

11:05 a.m.: Tiger trying his hardest to make up for the early mistake.



11:02 a.m.: Another tee-off veers right for Tiger on par-4 Hole 12.



10:57 a.m.: Tiger double-bogeys with two green shots on Hole 11. He's 1-over for the course through two holes.



10:52 a.m.: Tiger takes his fifth from the rough about 94 feet from the hole. He gets a good shot to get it on the green.

10:49 a.m.: Tiger takes his fourth from the green. He will likely have to work hard for a bogey.

10:46 a.m.: Tigers' first tee-off is called a lost ball (lost in the trees). He takes his third at the tee with a penalty and gets a much better swing off.

10:42 a.m.: Tigers' tee-off shot on par-5 Hole 11 veers a little to the right.

10:37 a.m.: Tiger putts for birdie on his first hole of the day, par-4 Hole 10. On to the next one.



10:32 a.m.: Not a bad start for Tiger.



10:22 a.m.: Tiger steps up to the tee and gets rousing applause from the crowd.

10:05 a.m.: Fifteen minutes away ...



10 a.m.: Hey look, it's Frank! You remember Frank, right?



9:57 a.m.: How the time flies:



9:45 a.m.: Just working on his follow-through:



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