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SportsGolf

Highlights of Tiger Woods' day

12:11 p.m.

Caddie Steve Williams leaves the new building standing at the end of the new driving range, leaving many fans there expecting Tiger Woods.

12:21K.J. Choi, one of Woods' playing partners, walks by. Still no Tiger.

12:29

Woods walks to the practice green at the other end, to very mild applause. He works on his putting, chats with teacher Hank Haney.

12:42

Exactly one hour before tee time, he leaves the green for the practice tee. Sets up between Miguel Angel Jimenez and Lucas Glover.

12:50

Amid hitting short iron shots, laughs with Haney.

1:09

After the sixth of Woods' seven practice shots with his driver, Steve Stricker stops briefly to say something, apparently encouraging.

1:25

Leaves range to a much warmer reception than he got on arrival. Fans line walkway, shouting, "Let's go Tiger!" and give him loudest cheers of the week so far.

1:41

Plane flies overhead, with attached trailer message taunting Woods.

1:42

Raucous reception on tee as he is announced, he waves to crowd, then blasts a drive down right side of fairway.

2:33

First birdie, a short putt on No. 3.

4:00

Second taunting banner appears attached to a plane.

4:14

With rain falling, wind whipping, makes first eagle on No. 8. Mild fist pump.

6:03

First display of anger: throws club down after a shot on 14.

6:28

Raises his putter on 15 to celebrate the second eagle and his first two-eagle round at the Masters.

7:21

Having missed a five-foot birdie putt on the 18th, makes a two-footer for par to finish 4 under.

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