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Tiger Woods will play in the Memorial Tournament

Woods said he has missed competing.
FILE - In this July 16, 2019, file photo, Tiger Woods speaks at a press conference ahead of the start of the British Open golf championships at Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

DUBLIN, Ohio — Tiger Woods has committed to play in the Memorial Tournament next week at Muirfield Village Golf Club.

Woods tweeted that he is looking forward to playing and has missed competing.

Tournament officials also announced Thursday Jon Rahm and major champions Webb Simpson, Patrick Reed, Jordan Spieth and Justin Rose will join the field of players.

Fans are not allowed to attend this year's Memorial Tournament because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Other golfers scheduled to play in this year's tournament include Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson, Bubba Watson, Sergio Garcia, Justin Thomas, and Rickie Fowler.

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