Tag Archives: 2013 The Match at Mission Hills

Nov
5
2013
Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods about to hit a ball into Asia

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. 

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Sep
11
2013
By Stephanie Wei under Rory McIlroy
Blackstone Course at Mission Hills

Blackstone Course 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. 

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