Patrick Reed captured his first major title on Sunday, grinding out a one-shot victory at Augusta National.
Shubhankar Sharma struggled with his putting to drop three double bogeys, three bogeys against six birdies to total four-under 284.
Woods ended the round equal second with fellow American Brandt Snedeker (67) and Englishman Justin Rose (66), with Canadian surprise package Conners continuing to lead, the PGA Tour rookie posting a 68 for a nine-under 204 total.
Shubhankar Sharma carded an even-par 72 to share the lead after the penultimate round of the Hero Indian Open golf tournament.
Shubhankar Sharma is four strokes adrift of Argentina's Emiliano Grillo, who fired four-under 68 to go with his course-record equaling seven-under 65 in the opening round to keep his stranglehold on the leaderboard.
Shubhankar Sharma burnished his rising star credentials with wins at the European Tour's Joburg Open in December and Maybank Championship.
Shubhankar stumbled in the fourth and final round and carded a three-over 74 to finish tied ninth in the $10 million event.
Shubhankar Sharma closed with a three-over 74 that included five bogeys and just two birdies and left him tied for ninth, six shots adrift.
Shubhankar Sharma two ahead of some of the biggest names in contemporary golf on a crowded leaderboard.
Sixteen-time Grand Slam champion Nadal, while holidaying in the Bahamas, turned up at the Albany Golf Course to watch Woods in action.
Tiger Woods birdied on holes 3, 8, 10, 13, 14 but lost the advantage with bogeys on the par-five 9 and 15.
Woods, who has undergone multiple back surgeries in his long and illustrious career, is set for his latest comeback at this week's Hero World Challenge.
Aditi Ashok is one of the eight rookies to make it to the LPGA Tour Championships.
Shiv Kapur won his on his first home-course Asian Tour title.
Tiger Woods has not played since February after a recurrence of back problems which forced him to miss the 2015-2016 season
Tiger Woods pleaded guilty in a Florida court on Friday to reckless driving, the state attorney said, after police found the golf champion asleep in his Mercedes-Benz beside the road last May.
Tiger Woods hasn't played since February, when he withdrew from the Dubai Desert Classic. He has played three times in two years thanks to a series of injuries and had a fourth back surgery in April.