Tiger Woods is playing in this week’s Turkish Airways Open, a European Tour “Finals” event, for a reported ~$2.4 million (1.5GBP). Part of the deal is getting involved in photographed stunts and sponsored outings, like hitting a ball from the famed Bosporous Bridge, which connects the west to the east. (continue reading…)
Tag: 2013 The Match at Mission Hills
Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy will meet again in “The Match at Mission Hills,” an 18-hole exhibition match, on October 28 at the Blackstone Course at the Mission Hills Resort in Hainan Island.
Last year, Rory beat Tiger by one shot. Reportedly, Woods received a $2 million appearance fee, while McIlroy took home $1 million.
The best part of the match? The players will be mic’d up. It’ll stream live on YouTube…everywhere except the United States and Canada. (continue reading…)