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But he knocked his second shot in a fairway bunker and took bogey, while Westwood rolled in a birdie to take a two-shot lead. That was the deficit when Woods teed off in the next-to-last group.

He never got any closer.

“It was frustrating,” Woods said. “I played well. I could just never get the speed right today. We started on the first day and it progressively got slower. That’s usually the opposite at most tournaments. It usually gets faster as the week goes on, but this week was different. I had a couple of opportunities to make a couple of putts and I left them short.”

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