Stories tagged: Tiger Woods
Thu., April 12, 2018, 10:25 a.m.
Tiger Woods files entry to play U.S. Open for 1st time since 2015
Tiger Woods has filed his entry to play in the U.S. Open for the first time since 2015. The USGA says Woods officially entered four days after he tied for …
UPDATED: Sat., April 7, 2018, 5:12 p.m.
Masters updates: McIlroy says pressure is on Reed at Masters
The latest on Saturday’s third round at the Masters:
UPDATED: Thu., April 5, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
Jordan Spieth back in his comfort zone at Masters after opening-round 66
No other course makes him more comfortable. Even more familiar than a sharp short game was his name atop the leaderboard at the Masters. Jordan Spieth appears to be back …
Thu., April 5, 2018, 4:21 p.m.
Tiger Woods plods through his 1st Masters round since 2015
Tiger Woods plods through an unspectacular round in his return to the Masters, shooting a 1-over 73 in what was likely somewhat a letdown for many of his fans. But …
UPDATED: Wed., April 4, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
Masters hype unlike any other, mainly because of Tiger Woods
This is being billed as potentially the best Masters with so many players on top of their games.
Tue., April 3, 2018, 3:39 p.m.
There’s new Tiger Woods at Augusta, with Phil Mickelson along for ride
The power off the tee and the sharpness with his short game made him look like the Tiger Woods of old. The smile on his face and the company he …
Mon., April 2, 2018, 3:50 p.m.
Monday roars that sound like Sunday when Tiger Woods arrives
It was so sudden and thunderous that it reached the clubhouse. It was loud enough to startle spectators who wondered what they had missed. They had a pretty good idea …
Sun., March 18, 2018, 6:09 p.m.
The last roars are for Rory McIlroy at Bay Hill
The connection Rory McIlroy had with Arnold Palmer was strong even before he delivered a Sunday charge that would have made the King proud.
Sat., March 17, 2018, 6:06 p.m.
Henrik Stenson takes 1-shot lead at Bay Hill; Tiger Woods 5 back
Henrik Stenson gets his third chance in four years to finally win the Arnold Palmer Invitational, and the final hour Saturday reminded him it won’t be easy.
Wed., March 14, 2018, 1:13 p.m.
Tiger Woods looking to cap another comeback at Bay Hill
The future of Tiger Woods is filled with optimism because of the past. The next stop on his remarkable road to recovery from four years’ worth of back trouble is …
UPDATED: Sun., March 11, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
Paul Casey wins at Innisbrook as Tiger Woods comes up short by a putt
Right when Paul Casey felt he was a winner in the Valspar Championship, he looked up at the TV and saw a scene that was all too familiar.
Sat., March 10, 2018, 7:10 p.m.
Corey Conners leads, Tiger Woods 1 back at Valspar
Tiger Woods chipped in from behind the ninth green and the roar was unmistakable, the tree-rattling variety that belongs to only one player in golf. Moments later, Woods raised the …
Thu., March 8, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Tiger Woods shoots 70 thanks to par-saving shot from trees
Tiger Woods moved spectators and a TV truck, and then warned everybody in earshot. He had no idea what was going to happen with his ball sitting near an oak …
Fri., March 2, 2018, 9:11 a.m.
Tiger Woods adds Valspar tourney near Tampa to his road to Masters
Tiger Woods is adding another tournament as he tries to get his game ready for the Masters. Woods has entered to play next week in the Valspar Championship at Innisbrook …
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Commentary: Tiger Woods casting a shadow larger than ever
Tiger Woods is bigger than ever in golf, and he already was plenty big when he was winning at a rate never seen.
Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 6:19 p.m.
Luke List takes 1-shot lead at Honda Classic with Tiger Woods 7 back
Luke List can understand why he might be overlooked in the Honda Classic, even with a shot at his first PGA Tour victory.
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 12:15 p.m.
Tiger Woods shoots solid 70 at windy Honda; Alex Noren has early lead
In windy conditions where par felt like good work, Tiger Woods got just that at the Honda Classic. Alex Noren was even better. Noren birdied his final hole at Palm …
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 1:11 p.m.
Curiosity, hope and big crowds follow Tiger Woods
He is the only two-time winner on the PGA Tour this season. He has been No. 1 in the FedEx Cup standings the past six weeks. Patton Kizzire gets a …
Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 2:22 p.m.
Tiger Woods, Steve Stricker to be vice captains at Ryder Cup
Tiger Woods can count on being at the Ryder Cup, at least as a vice captain. U.S. captain Jim Furyk appointed Woods and Steve Stricker as vice captains. Woods still …
Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 12:53 p.m.
Doug Ferguson: West Coast in rearview mirror, Masters on horizon
It took until the start of the Florida swing – seven tournaments – for a PGA Tour event in 2018 to not feature at least one of the top three …
Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 2:35 p.m.
Tiger Woods to play Honda Classic
Tiger Woods is playing the Honda Classic, this third PGA Tour start as he tries to build up his game for the Masters. It will be the first time since …
Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 8:17 p.m.
Patrick Cantlay shares lead at Riviera; Tiger Woods 6 back
Patrick Cantlay returned to what amounts to his home course on the PGA Tour and shot a 5-under 66 to share the lead at the Genesis Open. It sounds like …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
Doug Ferguson: Mediocre score, rousing success in Tiger Woods’ return
One year later, Tiger Woods looked five years younger. There are intangibles that are hard to measure, though at this stage in his return, they mean more than the traditional …
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 5:10 p.m.
Ryan Palmer takes lead into a weekend that includes Tiger Woods
Ryan Palmer is the 36-hole leader in the Farmers Insurance Open. Jon Rahm is right behind, poised to reach No. 1 in the world. And for the first time in …
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 4:25 p.m.
All the feels: Tiger Woods grinds it out to make cut at Farmers
These are the new realities for 42-year-old Tiger Woods. He had to grind out a round simply to be able to play on the weekend and is getting used to …
Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
Tiger Woods shoots 72 at Torrey Pines in return to PGA Tour
Tiger Woods brought big crowds back to golf, and he even produced a few big roars on his way to an even-par 72 in the Farmers Insurance Open in his …
Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
Tiger Woods confident his back will hold out this time
Tiger Woods is more confident than ever that his return to the PGA Tour will be different this time. It’s not so much how he plays, but rather for how …
Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 7:41 a.m.
Doug Ferguson: Today’s best wonder what it was like to face Tiger Woods
The question was as much rhetorical as it was cynical. Matt Kuchar was playing alone on a slow Monday in Shanghai last fall, holding court on all things golf in …
Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 12:33 p.m.
Tiger Woods decides to be his own swing coach
Tiger Woods is embarking on his latest comeback without a swing coach. Woods says he has worked hard to relearn his body and his golf swing. Chris Como has helped …
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 10:51 p.m.
Column: PGA Tour gets a new version of Tigermania
The latest comeback by Tiger Woods, this one following a 10-month absence from a fourth back surgery in three years, was sure to cause some disruption in the workforce with …