October 17 2012
Tiger Woods plans to start his season in the Abu Dhabi Championship on the European Tour for the second straight year,
The tournament announced Wednesday that Woods and Rory McIlroy have committed to play Abu Dhabi, which will be Jan. 17-20.
A year ago, Woods was tied with Robert Rock going into the final round, closed with a 72 and tied for third, two shots behind the Englishman. McIlroy was the runner-up. -- Associated Press