Woods heads Asian WGC field

GOLF: World No1 Tiger Woods heads a star-studded 78-man field for the first-ever World Golf Championships event in Asia, the HSBC Champions, starting today.<br /> <br /> Woods claimed his 16th WGC title in 30 events at the Bridgestone Invitational in August, but says winning in Shanghai would be extra special.<br /> <br /> &ldquo;I&rsquo;m looking forward to the week, I think everyone is,&rdquo; said Woods, who tees off alongside World Match Play champion Ross Fisher and Thongchai Jaidee.<br /> <br /> &ldquo;We&rsquo;re excited about what it means in the scope of things, not just in China, but the whole of Asia.&rdquo;<br /> <br /> Asian No1 Jaidee added: &ldquo;It&rsquo;s a really big event for Asia and for me.&rdquo;<br />