Thomson ReutersFebruary 21, 2013 23:30
* Woods beaten by good friend Howell
* Loses in opening round for a third time (Adds quotes, detail)
By Mark Lamport-Stokes
MARANA, Arizona, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Three-times winner Tiger Woods, despite playing well, was stunningly eliminated in the snow-delayed first round of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship on Thursday, losing 2&1 to Charles Howell III.