Snedeker withdraws from Woods' tournament

Brandt Snedeker
Brandt Snedeker ( Associated Press )

Monday, November 18, 2013

Brandt Snedeker will use a little more time to rest his injured left leg.

Snedeker has withdrawn from next month's Northwestern Mutual World Challenge at Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks, Calif., it was announced Monday in a release.

Snedeker suffered a bruised tibia and strained anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee when he fell off a Segway in China on Nov. 5.

According to the release, Snedeker is "ahead of schedule in his rehabilitation program, but with a busy PGA Tour schedule early in 2014 he decided against pushing his return to competition." readers: We value your input and welcome your comments, but please be respectful in this forum.