TIGER

  • Rehabilitated Tiger Woods heading toward his second billion 5 days ago

    His goal of 18 majors is in serious doubt, but five years after his precipitous fall from grace a rehabilitated Tiger Woods is entering the next phase of his career heading toward making another billion. Five years after driving into a fire hydrant in front of a neighbour's house in Isleworth,...
  • Golf: Jordan Spieth wins World Chellenge title, Tiger Woods joint 17th December 8, 2014

    Jordan Spieth became the youngest champion of the Hero World Challenge with a six-under 66 on the final round that took him to a tournament record 26-under 262 and gave him a victory by 10 shots at Isleworth Golf and Country Club Sunday. The win took Spieth once again into top-10...
  • Tiger Woods's triple bogey leaves him tied for last December 8, 2014

    Tiger Woods stumbled with another case of yips on his chip shots, taking a triple bogey that consigned him to a last-place tie in the World Challenge on Sunday. Woods, plagued by chipping disasters in this comeback tournament from a four-month absence, chunked two chip shots and then sent another racing...
  • Ailing Tiger Woods soldiers on at Hero World Challenge December 7, 2014

    Tournament host Tiger Woods battled nausea and fever but soldiered through the third round of the Hero World Challenge to shoot a three-under-par 69 at Isleworth on Saturday. Woods, in last place in the 18-player field, coughed repeatedly into a towel and vomited along the third fairway, but carried on in...
  • Tiger Woods fights fever and form to shoot two-under 70 at World Challenge December 6, 2014

    Tiger Woods shook off the effects of a fever and caught fire on the back nine before a last-hole stumble as he shot a two-under 70 in Friday's rain-interrupted second round of the World Challenge. "I wasn't feeling my best, that's for sure," said Woods, who ran a temperature of 102...
  • Sardar Singh, James Rodriguez join Tiger Woods as Hero MotoCorp brand ambassadors December 5, 2014

    The two-wheeler giant continues to add to its brand power with top names from the sporting world as its ambassadors, including India hockey captain Sardar Singh. ...
  • Tiger Woods at a loss to explain first-round flop at Isleworth December 5, 2014

    Tiger Woods was at a loss to explain his latest struggles after an error-strewn return to competitive golf on Thursday at the Isleworth course he knows like the back of his hand. The former world number one sputtered to a five-over 77 in the opening round of the Hero World Challenge...
  • Golf: Tiger Woods to test his back and new swing at Hero World Challenge December 4, 2014

    Orlando: A brand new swing and a fit-again back would both be put through a stringent test when celebrated golfer Tiger Woods makes a comeback at the Hero World Challenge against a highly competitive field, which includes six Major winners. The 38-year-old has not played since August 8, after missing the...
  • Golf in India is growing, says Tiger Woods December 3, 2014

    Iconic golfer Tiger Woods, who signed a four-year deal with HeroMoto Corp as their global brand ambassador, said India is a sports mad country and juniors here understand golf. ...
  • Reception in India was phenomenal: Tiger Woods December 3, 2014

    Left pleasantly surprised by the warm reception he received in India earlier this year, American golfer Tiger Woods on Wednesday said the response to his maiden trip was nothing short of phenomenal. Woods, one of the most successful golfers the game has ever seen, visited Delhi on the invitation of Hero...
  • Pawan Munjal proud to have Tiger Woods on board December 2, 2014

    Munjal, who is the Vice Chairman, CEO and Managing Director of the Hero Motocorp, is proud to have Tiger Woods on board as the global brand ambassador of the company. ...
  • Putin's tiger the main suspect in mystery China goat deaths: Xinhua November 26, 2014

    Beijing: A Siberian tiger released into the wild by Russian President Vladimir Putin is the main suspect in a series of goat deaths in China's northeast, state media reported Chinese local authorities as saying on Tuesday. Siberian tiger experts have pegged Ustin, one of three tigers freed by Putin, as the...
  • Forest dept team rescues youth dragged by tiger into forest November 23, 2014

    Kolkata: A team of Forest department officials have rescued a youth who was dragged by a tiger into a forest in the Sunderbans this afternoon. Three persons were catching crabs near the Holakhali creek when suddenly a tiger pounced upon 23-year-old Dinesh Mondal and dragged him into the jungle at around...
  • Seven tiger cubs spotted in Satpura tiger reserve November 23, 2014

    Bhopal: Seven tiger cubs have been spotted for the first time in Satpura Tiger Reserve which comprises parts of Madhya Pradesh's Hoshnagabad, Betul and Chhindwara districts. "Yes, seven new guests have arrived in our park," Tiger Reserve Field Director RP Singh told PTI. He said while one tigress has given birth...
  • Tiger Woods gets new swing coach November 23, 2014

    Miami: Former World No.1 golfer Tiger Woods said that he has named Chris Como as new swing coach. Como is the fourth swing coach for Woods since the American turned professional in 1996, reports Xinhua. "Happy to have Chris Como consulting and working with me on my swing," Woods tweeted on Saturday. ...
  • IFFI 2014: Shekhar Kapur, Raj Kumar Hirani and Vidhu Vinod Chopra to attend Day 1 November 21, 2014

    Panaji: If the inaugural ceremony of 45th IFFI saw the presence of stalwarts Rajinikanth and Amitabh Bachchan, actors Anupam Kher, Raveena Tandon and political leaders Arun Jaitely, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Manohar Parrikar and others, the first day will also not miss the glamour. Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur will share his perspective...
  • Tiger Woods returns to competitive golf at Hero World Challenge November 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The Hero World Challenge - the premier PGA TOUR event hosted by the Tiger Woods Foundation - will tee-off at the Isleworth Golf & Country Club in Orlando, Florida from December 4 to 7 this year. The world's top 18 golfers, including 14-time major champion Woods, will participate in...
  • Wave World Kabaddi League suspends Yo Yo Tigers November 14, 2014

    Ludhiana: The governing council of the Wave World Kabaddi League have suspended Yo Yo Tigers franchise from further participation in the event for non-payment of players' salaries. Acoording to a statement issued by the organisers, the non-payment of players' salaries has a material adverse effect upon the reputation or standing of...
  • John Daly wants Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson as Ryder Cup player-captain November 14, 2014

    John Daly has rubbished the formation of a task force to examine ways of improving the dire recent run of the US Ryder Cup team, urging his country to appoint Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson as player-captain. Daly, winner of the 1995 British Open and 1991 US PGA Championship, has never...
  • Dehradun double murder: Female victim's body recovered from Yamuna in Uttarkashi November 13, 2014

    Dehradun: The body of the female victim of the Dehradun murder case has been recovered from Yamuna river in the Porla area of Uttarkashi. The relatives of the victim will be going to Uttarakhand to claim the body. All four suspects, including the cab driver who masterminded the assault, have been...
  • Relatives of couple murdered in Dehradun blames Uttrakhand administration November 12, 2014

    Kolkata: There is a grim silence at the Das residence in Kalyani in West Bengal. Kajol, the mother of Momita Das, is inconsolable ever since she heard that her 27-year-old daughter was raped and then brutally murdered in Uttrakhand. She spoke to her daughter last time on October 23 when...
  • Dehradun: 4 arrested for the murder of Delhi-based couple November 12, 2014

    Dehradun: Four people from Dehradun were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly murdering a Delhi-based couple. A driver hired by the couple and his accomplices were the main suspect in the murder case. One of the accused confessed to raping the female victim. The police, however, was unable to establish sexual assault...
  • Deadly virus pushing tigers towards extinction November 7, 2014

    New York: Adding to the existing pressures of habitat loss, poaching and depletion of prey species, a new threat to tiger populations in the wild has surfaced in the form of a deadly virus. According to a new study from the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), canine distemper virus (CDV) has the...
  • 'Elizabeth' filmmaker Shekhar Kapur roped in to direct adventure saga 'Tiger's Curse' November 5, 2014

    Los Angeles: Critically-acclaimed Indian director Shekhar Kapur of 'Elizabeth' fame has been roped in to direct an adventure saga titled 'Tiger's Curse'. The project will be introduced by Lotus Entertainment at the American Film Market, reports Variety.com. Based on the first in a series of novels by Colleen Houck, 'Tiger's Curse' has...
  • Shekhar Kapur to direct fantasy andventure drama 'Tiger's Curse' November 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: Director Shekhar Kapoor is all set to direct a fantasy andventure drama 'Tiger's Curse'. The film, to be produced by Lotus Entertainment, is based on a series of bestselling novels by Colleen Houck. The story centers around a teenage girl who, while working at a circus, encounters a white...
  • Zoo tiger attack: HC notice on plea for compensation October 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday issued notice to the city police, Delhi Zoo and Central Zoo Authority on a PIL asking to ensure the safety and security of the visitors to the National Zoological Park, days after a youth was mauled to death by a tiger there. The...
  • Sri Lankan military to return Tamil civilians' gold October 15, 2014

    Colombo: Sri Lanka's military announced it would return unspecified quantities of gold jewellery recovered from a battle site dating to the crushing of separatist Tamil Tiger rebels more than five years ago. Security forces have identified 2,377 "legitimate claimants" and 25 of them were handed back their gold ornaments by...
  • China on lookout for Siberian tiger released by Putin October 9, 2014

    Beijing: China has launched a massive hunt to locate a rare Siberian tiger released by Russian President Vladimir Putin into the wild after it crossed over to the forest into the Communist nation. Russian media reported that the tiger, named Kuzya, was among three rare Siberian tigers set free by Putin...
  • Jharkhand Congress MLA arrested in Delhi for allegedly floating ultra outfit October 5, 2014

    Ranchi: Former Jharkhand minister and Congress MLA Yogendra Sao was on Sunday arrested in Delhi following warrants against him in connection with allegedly floating an ultra outfit. A team of Jharkhand Crime Investigation Department arrested Sao after obtaining warrants from a Hazaribagh court on September 14. Inspector General of Police Anurag Gupta...