Tiger Woods

  • Arjun Atwal credits family, Tiger Woods for resurgence 23-12-2014 12:12 PM

    Singapore: Indian golfer Arjun Atwal credited his friendship with Tiger Woods and the strong family support for restoring his former glory after he won the Dubai Open on Sunday. Victory at the inaugural $500,000 Asian Tour event was especially sweet for the 41-year-old as it has been four years since...
  • Rehabilitated Tiger Woods heading toward his second billion 12-12-2014 07:05 AM

    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...
  • Golf: Jordan Spieth wins World Chellenge title, Tiger Woods joint 17th 08-12-2014 10:53 PM

    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...
  • Tiger Woods's triple bogey leaves him tied for last 08-12-2014 01:06 PM

    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...
  • Ailing Tiger Woods soldiers on at Hero World Challenge 07-12-2014 09:15 AM

    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...
  • Tiger Woods fights fever and form to shoot two-under 70 at World Challenge 06-12-2014 10:51 AM

    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...
  • Sardar Singh, James Rodriguez join Tiger Woods as Hero MotoCorp brand ambassadors 05-12-2014 08:46 PM

    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 05-12-2014 10:53 AM

    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...
  • Golf: Tiger Woods to test his back and new swing at Hero World Challenge 04-12-2014 11:01 AM

    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...
  • Golf in India is growing, says Tiger Woods 03-12-2014 06:13 PM

    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 03-12-2014 10:26 AM

    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...
  • Pawan Munjal proud to have Tiger Woods on board 02-12-2014 11:36 PM

    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. ...
  • Tiger Woods gets new swing coach 23-11-2014 02:29 PM

    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...
  • Tiger Woods returns to competitive golf at Hero World Challenge 18-11-2014 04:36 PM

    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...
  • John Daly wants Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson as Ryder Cup player-captain 14-11-2014 11:07 AM

    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...
  • Tiger Woods doubts he could have won a point at Ryder Cup 19-08-2014 04:51 PM

    Tiger Woods made himself unavailable for the US Ryder Cup team because he did not think he could win a point in the matches, the former world number one said on Tuesday. The 38-year-old American was sidelined for three months after having back surgery in March. His form this year...
  • Tiger Woods pulls out of US Ryder Cup consideration 14-08-2014 02:11 PM

    Tiger Woods removed himself from consideration for the Ryder Cup team on Wednesday evening with a clear message that he is not healthy enough to play. One day after US captain Tom Watson said he trusted Woods to give him the "straight skinny" on the condition of his back injury...
  • Imperious Rory McIlroy moves one ahead at Valhalla 09-08-2014 09:30 AM

    Louisville Kentucky: Rory McIlroy, helped by composed shot-making and a stunning eagle on his ninth hole of the day, soared one stroke clear in the weather-hit second round of the PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club on Friday. The British Open champion, in pursuit of a third consecutive victory on...
  • Tiger Woods not yet ready to decide if he can play in PGA, says agent 05-08-2014 09:43 AM

    Tiger Woods, his back again in pain, has not yet decided if he can play in the PGA Championship starting on Thursday in Kentucky, his agent said on Monday. The former world number one withdrew during Sunday's final round of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational because of back pain and returned home...
  • Rory McIlroy wins Bridgestone to claim world number one ranking 04-08-2014 09:02 AM

    Rory McIlroy continued his dominating form when he won the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational by two strokes on Sunday and regained the world number one ranking, replacing Australia's Adam Scott. McIlroy made a sizzling start to the final round with three consecutive birdies to quickly erase a three-stroke deficit and surge past...
  • Rory McIlroy and Woods deliver at British Open 18-07-2014 11:04 AM

    Hoylake: Rory McIlroy had everything go his way on Thursday in the British Open. A lovely summer day in England with abundant sunshine and minimal wind allowed him to attack Royal Liverpool. He made half of his six birdies on the par 5s and kept bogeys off his card. And...
  • Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods steal Hoylake show 17-07-2014 07:21 PM

    Golfing gunslingers Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods sprayed Royal Liverpool with a barrage of birdie bullets to steal the show midway through the opening round of the 143rd British Open on Thursday. Northern Irishman McIlroy has developed a penchant for making fast starts and he did it yet again on...
  • Tiger Woods drawn with Henrik Stenson and Angel Cabrera at Hoylake 14-07-2014 08:09 PM

    Former world number one Tiger Woods has been drawn to play alongside twice major winner Angel Cabrera of Argentina and second-ranked Swede Henrik Stenson in the first round of the British Open on Thursday. The trio will tee-off at 0904 local time at Royal Liverpool Golf Club, the R&A (Royal...
  • Tiger Woods misses the cut at Congressional 28-06-2014 06:38 PM

    Tiger Woods got the competition he wanted, even if it was only for two days. In his first tournament in more than three months because of back surgery, Woods made back-to-back birdies around the turn at Congressional and was one shot off the cut line when it all fell apart...
  • Chalmers sets pace at Congressional, Woods toils 27-06-2014 08:42 AM

    While Tiger Woods mainly struggled in his first competitive round in three months, Australian Greg Chalmers birdied his last three holes to seize control of the Quicken Loans National in Bethesda, Maryland on Thursday. Chalmers, at the age of 40 still seeking his first victory on the PGA Tour, fired...
  • 'Rusty' Tiger Woods will return to competitive golf next week 21-06-2014 11:07 AM

    Tiger Woods, out since late March after having back surgery, will return to competitive golf at next week's Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Maryland, the former world number one said on Friday. Woods said he expected to be rusty but was excited to be returning. "I've...
  • Jack Nicklaus says Tiger Woods can win a record 19 majors, if healthy 29-05-2014 11:06 AM

    Tiger Woods has endured a victory drought of almost six years at the majors but Jack Nicklaus remains convinced that the former world number one is capable of winning at least five more over the next decade, if he stays healthy. Woods, who has been sidelined from competitive golf since...
  • Rehabbing Tiger Woods rules himself out of US Open 29-05-2014 09:52 AM

    Three-times champion Tiger Woods has ruled himself out of next month's US Open at Pinehurst in North Carolina as he recovers from back surgery, the second successive major championship he will miss this year. The former world number one has been sidelined from competitive golf since late March after requiring...
  • Golf: Adam Scott six shots behind surprise leader at Colonial 24-05-2014 12:29 PM

    Little-known Brice Garnett took control of the Crowne Plaza Invitational in Texas on Friday as world number one Adam Scott ended a frustrating day on the greens with a long birdie putt at the last to finish six shots off the pace. Scott, who replaced Tiger Woods as golf's leading...
  • Golf: Mixed start for Adam Scott at Colonial 23-05-2014 02:57 PM

    Adam Scott's first competitive round as golf's top-ranked player featured two contrasting nines as he finished six strokes off the lead at the Crowne Plaza Invitational in Fort Worth, Texas on Thursday. The Australian, who dislodged Tiger Woods from the game's pinnacle on Monday, struggled to an outward four-over-par 39...