Rory McIlroy shot a flawless six-under-par 66 to lead by one stroke after the first round of the British Open on Thursday on a day of low scoring which also saw fit-again Tiger Woods find some form.
Playing in his first major championship since back surgery, Tiger Woods got off to a shaky start in the British Open.
Tiger Woods was an early arrival to the British Open with hopes of avoiding an early departure.
Six-time NBA champion Michael Jordan has reached billionaire status, according to Forbes magazine, which estimated his equity as owner of the NBA’s Charlotte Hornets at $416 million and his net worth outside of the team at $600 million.
Undefeated boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather was named the highest-paid athlete in sports Wednesday by Forbes magazine, bumping off 2013 winner Tiger Woods by amassing $105 million in net revenue.
Tiger Woods described his recovery from back surgery as a “very slow process” that offered him no timetable on when he can return for a summer filled with big championships.
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Florida – The road to the Masters got off to a bumpy start for Tiger Woods on Sunday when he withdrew from the Honda Classic with what he said was a lower back injury. Woods was 5-over par for the final round — 12 shots behind Rory McIlroy at the time [...]
Tiger Woods regained the world number one ranking after an absence of two and a half years in 2013, but the debate over who is currently the best golfer in the world rages on.
After a day of so much uncertainty about where the ball was going, Tiger Woods landed in a place where the outcome is rarely in doubt.
When it came to sport, Nelson Mandela had the ability to inspire even inspirational figures and leave global stars completely star-struck.
China is mobilizing the state behind golf, but 13-year-old Ye Wocheng, the youngest player to compete on the European Tour, says officials should turn instead to the country’s “tiger” parents to find the next Tiger Woods.
Rory McIlroy won for the first time this year — even if it was an 18-hole exhibition match against Tiger Woods.
Top-ranked Tiger Woods has found camaraderie on the US Presidents Cup squad, the 14-time major champion bonding over jokes from and about his teammates as he ponders playing partners.