Unheralded English snatches lead

Feb 7, 2015

Unheralded English snatches lead

Tiger Woods is gone from Torrey Pines, and Phil Mickelson joined him Friday by missing the cut. In a tournament that quickly lost a big chunk of its star power, Harris English played another bogey-free round for a 6-under 66 on the North Course ...

Golf trailblazer Sifford passes away at age 92

Feb 4, 2015

Golf trailblazer Sifford passes away at age 92

Charlie Sifford, who only wanted a chance to play and broke the color barrier in golf as the first African-American PGA Tour member, died Tuesday night, the PGA of America said. Sifford, who recently had suffered a stroke, was 92. Details of his death ...

Jan 31, 2015

Tiger shoots 82, misses cut in AZ

Tiger Woods never shot a score this high in his 1,267 official rounds as a pro. He never looked more lost on a golf course. Woods hit wedges fat and thin, but never close. He hit one drive into the water, another into the ...

Vonn sets World Cup record

Jan 20, 2015

Vonn sets World Cup record

Lindsey Vonn won a super-G Monday for her record 63rd World Cup victory and celebrated with an embrace from a surprise visitor — boyfriend Tiger Woods. The American eclipsed Annemarie Moser-Proell’s 35-year-old record of 62 World Cup wins with a flawless run down the ...

Spieth wins by record margin

Dec 8, 2014

Spieth wins by record margin

Jordan Spieth had been down this road before. Three years ago at Isleworth, he was making the turn in the final round when he looked over at the scoreboard on the 18th fairway that showed he had a big lead. So it was eerie ...

Tiger fights through illness to shoot third-round 69

Dec 7, 2014

Tiger fights through illness to shoot third-round 69

Tiger Woods had his best score of the week and never felt worse on Saturday in the Hero World Challenge. Woods lost his voice overnight. He was nauseous on the practice range and when he took a swig of water on the first hole, ...

Flubbed chips leave Tiger last

Dec 6, 2014

Flubbed chips leave Tiger last

The guy in a red shirt put on quite a show Friday in the Hero World Challenge to get into contention. That was Patrick Reed — and Tiger Woods watched it all. Reed, playing alongside Woods at Isleworth, was 8 under through 10 holes ...

Dec 3, 2014

Tiger digs into past for new swing

Tiger Woods is making his latest comeback in golf with an eye to the past. Equipped with a new teacher and a stronger body, Woods said Tuesday he is working on a swing that incorporates previous moves that date as far back as his ...

U.S. creates 'Ryder Cup Task Force'

Oct 15, 2014

U.S. creates 'Ryder Cup Task Force'

After two decades of European dominance in the Ryder Cup, the Americans have created a task force to figure out why they keep losing. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson were among 11 players, captains and PGA of America officials who were appointed to the ...

Tiger working on regaining fitness

Sep 16, 2014

Tiger working on regaining fitness

Tiger Woods is too busy in the gym to find a new swing coach, or even swing a golf club. Woods said Monday his strength has returned from “busting my butt in the gym pretty hard” and he is on schedule to resume competition ...

Tiger splits with swing coach Foley after four years

Aug 26, 2014

Tiger splits with swing coach Foley after four years

Tiger Woods is leaving swing coach Sean Foley after four years and no major wins. Woods said on his website Monday he will no longer work with Foley, the Canadian whom he hired when his game was at its low point following the upheaval ...

Tiger pulls out of consideration for Ryder Cup

Aug 14, 2014

Tiger pulls out of consideration for Ryder Cup

Tiger Woods removed himself from consideration for the Ryder Cup team on Wednesday evening with a clear message that he is not healthy enough to play. One day after U.S. captain Tom Watson said he trusted Woods to give him the “straight skinny” on ...