The news broke while Woods was in the early part of his round, and though it spread around Torrey Pines quickly, caddie Joe LaCava refrained from telling his boss during the round.
Rory McIlroy, who will make his season debut at the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego on Thursday, said he reflected on his approach to the game after narrowly missing the cut at the British Open in Royal Portrush in July.
It was clear from the start Woods was considered golf's greatest asset by the IOC. Twelve years later, the Olympics still covet Woods — now, perhaps, more than ever. The problem is that there may not be a spot for him.
The Chandigarh golfer sees this win as a good start to the year and is ready for the challenge ahead.
Woods capped off a big year that began with his 15th major at the Masters by playing and leading his U.S. team to another victory in the Presidents Cup on Sunday at Royal Melbourne.
With Six podium finishes this year, 12-year-old Aryaman Singh has climbed up to the first ranking in the U-13 category of the Indian Golf Union National Order of Merit.
After representing the United States in two previous Presidents Cups in 1998 and 2011 in Australia, Tiger Woods will start this year’s installment on Thursday.
Patrick Reed has denied cheating in a tournament last week and hit out at International team players for saying he had, as a little edge entered proceedings on Tuesday ahead of the Presidents Cup.
Woods will play the final round with Thomas, the third time they will be teeing off together this week. He has never outscored Thomas in the 13 times they have played together.
The decision to relax rules at the 2020 season-opening Alfred Dunhill Championship in South Africa was made after discussions between players, European Tour CEO Keith Pelley, and tournament host Johann Rupert. It applies for this event only.
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Tiger Woods also named Tony Finau, Patrick Reed and Gary Woodland for the biennial tournament which pits the United States against a team representing the rest of the world minus Europe.
Tiger Woods won the Zozo Championship by three strokes on Monday, matching Sam Snead's record of 82 PGA Tour victories.
Six inches (150 mm) of rain on Friday left part of the course underwater, literally, with the par-four 10th hole shortened to 140 yards (128 meters) because the fairway had turned into a lake during the incessant downpours.
After a layoff from arthroscopic surgery on his left knee two months ago, Tiger Woods shot a 6-under 64 on Thursday to share the first-round lead at the Zozo Championship.
Josh Hill shot a final round of eight-under-par 62 on Wednesday to prevail by two strokes and beat the record set by Ryo Ishikawa in 2007. Ishikawa lifted the KSB Cup trophy at the age of 15 years and eight months.
It was Ajeetesh’s first win as a professional at his home course since 2008 and the senior Sandhu too remembered the first time he got Ajeetesh a golf set from the USA.
Tiger Woods confirmed that he would be ready for Thursday's first-round when the US-based PGA Tour plays its first official-money event in Japan, speaking at his first press conference since surgery on his left knee on August 21.
Ajeetesh Sandhu kept his cool and carded a third round score of five-under-67 to share the top spot along with Delhi golfer Rashid Khan with an overall score of 14-under-202 in the Second Jeev Milkha Singh Invitational.
A contingent of 15 Ambassadors to India from six countries tackled the fairways and greens at the Chandigarh Golf Club.
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