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Is there any athlete who's had more of an up-and-down — lots of downs, very few ups — in the last few years than Tiger Woods? You know it all by now: hydrant, scandal, apology, injury, slow recovery.
But lately, there have been signs that maybe, just maybe, things might be turning around for the onetime dominator. Several good rounds in Australia, including the clinching...
The Chevron World Challenge, hosted by Tiger Woods, is featured this week with 18 of the top players in the world battling for the championship. This year, this limited field event will feature nine of the top twelve players in the 2011 FedExCup standings, five previous Major winners and 13 players from the 2011 President's Cup competition, including Woods. Some of the most exciting...
Clearly after two weeks in Australia, Tiger's swing under pressure shows strong signs of becoming the Woods of old, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
Is he finally back? Who the heck really knows. But after a superb performance on Sunday afternoon, Tiger Woods produced the kind of performance we'd been waiting two years to see.
Those may be some bold words, but after watching Woods dispose of Aaron Baddeley during his Presidents Cup singles match, clinching the winning point to secure the trophy, it's hard to not look...
Tiger Woods hasn't looked this good on the golf course in back-to-back weeks since he left Australia two years ago with his 82nd title and the indisputable No. 1 ranking. OK, it's a small sample. The Australian Open and the Presidents Cup marked only the sixth time since the end of 2009 that Woods has even competed in consecutive weeks.
The United States captured their fourth straight Presidents Cup, avenging the brutal beatdown at Royal Melbourne that the International side dished out 13 years ago.
Somewhat fitting, Tiger Woods was the man to seal the deal on Sunday with a picture-perfect blast from a greenside bunker on the 15th hole, effectively putting away the Cup and crowd favorite Aaron Baddeley.
Tiger Woods was on track to pick up his first point in the first three days of the Presidents Cup and the United States led in three of the five foursomes matches Saturday.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The winning point for Tiger Woods. A perfect record for Jim Furyk.
And validation for U.S. captain Fred Couples.
The Americans won the Presidents Cup as a team, 19-15, avenging their worst loss ever in any cup competition 13 years ago on a Royal Melbourne course that lived up to its reputation as among the greatest tests in golf.
Yet even as they...