Category Archives: Tiger Woods

Oct
22
2014
By Stephanie Wei under Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods is back to hitting full shots on the driving range, according to USA Today’s Steve DiMeglio.

The former world no. 1 last hit a full golf shot at the PGA Championship in August, but started hitting balls again last week as he continues to rehabilitate from yet another injury. Consulting with his doctors daily, Woods had been limited to chipping and putting, but he’s now making fuller swings.

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Oct
19
2014
By Stephanie Wei under Tiger Woods
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No more love in the Middle East for Tiger?

It appears to be the end of an era for Tiger Woods and his former love affair with the Middle East, where tournaments paid a couple of million dollars each year in appearance fees for the former world no. 1 just to play in their events. Apparently that will not be the case in 2015, according to The Telegraph’s James Corrigan:

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Aug
15
2014
By Bernie D'Amato under Tiger Woods

 

Amid the media storm surrounding Tiger Woods over the last month, the 14-time major champ correctly decided on Wednesday to take the next three-and-a-half months off to rehabilitate his injured back. He will miss the Ryder Cup, and will return to competition at his World Challenge event in Florida, December 4-7.

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Aug
9
2014
By Bernie D'Amato under Tiger Woods

 

Butch Harmon is considered the best golf instructor on the planet, and he coached Tiger Woods during his wonder years in the late 90s and early 2000s. Harmon spoke about Tiger’s round on Friday saying he was upset Tiger didn’t withdraw, and wants him healthy and playing well.

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Aug
8
2014

Last night, we were treated to a refreshing back-and-forth between John Feinstein and Jaime Diaz on the Golf Channel’s Live from the PGA Championship. Tonight, we saw an old-fashioned debate between Brandel Chamblee and Frank Nobilo regarding the amount of stress Tiger’s swing places on his back.

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Jul
16
2014
By Bernie D'Amato under Tiger Woods

 

Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, and Jordan Spieth have been added to the field for the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational beginning July 31st at Firestone Country Club. Spieth is in fifth place in the FedEx Cup Standings, but Woods and Mickelson are both looking for quality starts in order to make it to the Tour Championship.

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Jun
27
2014
By Bernie D'Amato under Tiger Woods

 

The only good coming from Tiger Woods’ return to competition at the Quicken Loans National is that his back seems to be holding up well after hitting a variety of shots. Woods needed nearly every shot in the bag because of a wayward driver, and he missed the cut by four strokes with rounds of 74-75 (+7).

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