Tiger Woods back to No. 1

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ORLANDO, FL (TheSpread) – Tiger Woods is finally back as No. 1 in the world rankings after winning the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Monday afternoon.

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Woods claimed this tournament title for the eighth time, shooting a 13-under 275 for the tournament. It is the first time Woods has been on top of the world rankings since 2010.

According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Woods had 5/2 odds to win this tournament, which means a $100 wager on him to win will pay out an additional $250.

Woods posted a 2-under 70 on Monday to hold off Justin Rose, who also shot a 70 to finish two shots off Woods at -11 overall. Four other golfers, headlined by Rickie Fowler and Keegan Bradley, finished tied for third at -8 overall.

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2013 PGA Arnold Palmer Invitational Top 5 Results

1 Tiger Woods -13 (275)

2 Justin Rose -11 (277)

T3 Mark Wilson -8 (280)

T3 Keegan Bradley -8 (280)

T3 Gonzalo Fernandez-Casta -8 (280)

T3 Rickie Fowler -8 (280)

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