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Tiger Woods and Sergio Garcia ended a dramatic weekend of golf in a place that made each comfortable.
Garcia finished as the victim.
Woods, as usual, was the winner.
Protagonists need antagonists and like Tweety needed Sylvester and Bugs Bunny needed Yosemite Sam, on his weekend at The Players, the cartoonish Garcia was a tailor-made villain for Woods.
The kind that comes so close to winning only to end up as roadkill.
And though Woods wasn't going there, Garcia's petulant assaults on his character - calling him "not the nicest guy on Tour" - may have even given the World No. 1 the boost he needed to win on a course he doesn't particularly enjoy for the first time in 12 years.
"I thought I handled the situation well and really played well today," Woods deflected when asked about Garcia.
Winners, of course, can afford to take the high road.
Garcia, on the other hand, was unrepentant when asked if there was anything he'd do differently after...
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After Tiger Woods won the 2013 Players Championship, he decided to apologize to his mother Kultida Woods for missing Mother's Day.
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We had a name for Sergio Garcia many years ago after he imploded during a round three at the Masters and proceeded to step up to the podium and blame the media for his bad round.
That name reared its ugly head again during the 3rd round of The Players Championship when Garcia accused Tiger Woods of costing him a shot on the second hole by pulling a club...
Tiger Woods had the last word against Sergio Garcia by winning The Players Championship on Sunday.
Woods ended a weekend of heated words with Garcia by doing what he does best - closing out tournaments, even if he let this one turn into a tense duel over the final hour at the TPC Sawgrass. Tied with Garcia with two holes to play, Woods won by finding land on the last two holes for...
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Sergio Garcia lost the tournament lead that he shared with Tiger Woods on the 17th hole of Sunday's final round of the PGA Players Championship when he shot the ball into the water twice on the way to a quadruple-bogey. Garcia followed it up by hitting the ball into the water again on the 18th and finished with a double-bogey on the final hole.
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One bad tee shot made Tiger Woods appear vulnerable. One clutch par putt and a critical birdie made him look invincible.
Woods closed out The Players Championship on Sunday like he has so many other tournaments: hitting big shot after big shot down the stretch.
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Sergio Garcia told NBC during the weather delay at The Players Championship on Saturday that Tiger Woods might have caused him to hit a bad shot on the second hole during their round together. Garcia blocked his second shot deep into the trees from the right side of the
Sergio Garcia has had his share of painful final round moments throughout his long career. The Players Championship, and more specifically the 17th hole at Sawgrass, was host to one of his finer moments, though.
Sunday, however, was not one of those finer moments. Garcia quadruple bogeyed 17, falling out of a share of the lead, and effectively giving away the tournament. Tiger Woods...