Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods Tames Firestone with 61

Woods Adds to His Jaw-Dropping Record at the WGC-Bridgestone

The one missing accomplishment on Tiger Woods' resume remains elusive. Woods flirted with a 59 on Friday before settling for a 9-under par 61 to take a seven-shot lead into the weekend at the WGC Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club.

What are realistic expectations of Tiger Woods’ latest “comeback” attempt?

Tiger Woods has not won a major championship since the 2008 U.S. Open.
Tiger Woods has not won a major championship since the 2008 U.S. Open.

If Tiger, 42, is healthy enough to play in all four major championships in 2018, it will be a huge success — and surprise. But recent history suggests even that goal isn’t realistic.

 

In the 16 major championships held over the last four seasons, Tiger has skipped 10 due to injury, missed the cut in four and managed to make the cut only twice. Tiger’s 14th and most recent major win came in the 2008 U.S. Open, when George W. Bush was President and Jordan Spieth was 14 years old.

20 Greatest Golfers of All Time (Updated)

Athlon Counts down the best in the game's history
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He hadn't struck a meaningful shot in many years — aside from the ceremonial tee shots that launched each Masters — but Arnold Palmer remained the world's most important golfer until his death last September, and his legacy will live on as long as there's televised golf. In fact, were it not for Palmer, you wouldn't be reading this list, and golf would still be struggling to gain a foothold on the American sports landscape.

 

Greatest Moments in U.S. Open History

10 Greatest Masters Champions Ever

Jack, Arnie, Tiger and Phil Top the List of Augusta Aces
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The Masters is the world's greatest golf tournament, so it's not surprising that it has produced an elite list of champions. We've identified the 10 greatest, who collectively possess 32 Green Jackets and have provided countless classic moments.

 

20 Best Golfers of All Time

Experts Poll: Are Tiger's Problems Mental or Physical?

Insiders Weigh In on Tiger's Travails

After a career-worst 85 on Saturday at the Memorial, followed by the spectacle of a solo round as the last-place player in an odd-numbered field, it's clearer than ever that all is not well at Team Tiger. The game's formerly transcendent superstar doesn't look ready for a Saturday scramble at the local muni, much less the U.S. Open in a couple weeks. So what's at the bottom of Tiger's seemingly bottomless well of problems?

 

The 10 Greatest Masters Champions of All Time

Jack, Arnie, Tiger and Phil Top the List of Augusta Aces
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The Masters is the world's greatest golf tournament, so it's not surprising that it has produced an elite list of champions. We've identified the 10 greatest, who collectively possess 32 Green Jackets and have provided countless classic moments.

 

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