Tiger misses cut by four shots

Jan 28, 2017

Tiger misses cut by four shots

Tiger Woods’ long-awaited PGA Tour comeback came to an abrupt end at the Farmers Insurance Open on Friday as the former world No. 1 tumbled out of the tournament after missing the cut. Woods started the day at Torrey Pines Golf Course needing a ...

Tiger staggers to a 76 in return after extended layoff

Jan 27, 2017

Tiger staggers to a 76 in return after extended layoff

The return of Tiger Woods felt more like a celebration Thursday at Torrey Pines. Hundreds of fans lined up against the railing behind the 18th grandstand to watch Woods walk onto the first tee for his first PGA Tour event in 17 months. Thousands ...

Australia's Fraser leads Olympic golf tournament

Aug 12, 2016

Australia's Fraser leads Olympic golf tournament

Australia’s Marcus Fraser shot a stellar first-day 8-under 63 on Thursday to take the lead in the Rio 2016 golf tournament, while Japan’s hopes languish at the rear of the field. Fraser’s nine-birdie, one-bogey round set a benchmark course record, as it was the ...

Big-hitters McIlroy, Mickelson, Fowler miss cut at U.S. Open

Jun 19, 2016

Big-hitters McIlroy, Mickelson, Fowler miss cut at U.S. Open

Rory McIlroy spent the days before the U.S. Open searching for his game. The world’s third-ranked player didn’t find it at Oakmont. McIlroy missed the cut on Saturday after posting a two-round total of 8-over 148, two clear of the cut line at 6 ...

Rose overcomes late mistake at Congressional

Jun 30, 2014

Rose overcomes late mistake at Congressional

Justin Rose has won enough times on the strongest golf courses to appreciate how one mistake can make a difference. He got away with one Sunday at Congressional to win the Quicken Loans National. Shawn Stefani did not. With the poise and the putting ...

Mar 5, 2011

Half-baked reform won't cut it

The Supreme Public Prosecutors Office (SPPO) on Feb. 23 said that the special investigation squads at the Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya district public prosecutors offices will start partial electronic recording of interrogations of suspects from March 18. At present, public prosecutors are recording a ...