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.
Ajeetesh Sandhu became the tenth first-time Asian Tour winner in 2017.
A urine test revealed four other medications along with hydrocodone -- which is sold under the brand name Vicodin.
Women who break the new rules risk being fined $1,000 - with penalties doubling each time the dress code is broken, U.S. magazine Golf Digest reported.
The 41-year-old Woods once held the world number one ranking for a record 683 weeks.
Police in Jupiter, Florida, released dash-cam footage of the arrest of Tiger Woods for driving under the influence two days earlier.
The former world No 1 golfer was arrested on a DUI charge on Monday but was later released.
The 14-time major champion blamed his arrest on a reaction to a mixture of prescription medication he has been taking, insisting in an apology to fans that alcohol was not involved in the incident.
Former world No 1 golfer Tiger Woods was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol but was later released.
Tiger Woods's historic 1997 victory at Augusta National, when he was 21 years old, was a watershed for golf.