National: Tiger Watch

Walker Gets to Play with Woods, This Time Longer

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 January 2014 04:32 Wednesday, 22 January 2014 04:25

Jimmy Walker

Canadian Press

Doug Ferguson (AP)

SAN DIEGO, California — Jimmy Walker is playing the opening two rounds of the Farmers Insurance Open with Tiger Woods.

That will be 35 more holes than the first time they played together.

Read more...

   

From The Fringe: Woods Picks Winning Nike TW’14 Shoe Design

Friday, 10 January 2014 03:30

alt

To celebrate the first Nike Golf shoe available for customization on NikeiD, the Nike TW'14, Nike asked consumers to unleash their creativity to dream up a pair of TW’14 shoes suitable for a 14-time Major champion. After receiving thousands of entries Tiger selected his favorite design.

Read more...

   

Tiger Watch: Woods Faces Important Year in Adding to His Majors Tally

Last Updated on Monday, 06 January 2014 04:34 Monday, 06 January 2014 03:42

Jack Nicklaus Tiger Woods

Canadian Press

Doug Ferguson (AP)

KAPALUA, Hawaii — Four years later, the words of Jack Nicklaus resonate even louder.

“If Tiger is going to pass my record, this is a big year for him in that regard,” Nicklaus said at the start of 2010.

Read more...

   

Tiger’s Year Measured in World Ranking Points

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 December 2013 02:03 Saturday, 28 December 2013 01:58

Tiger Woods

Canadian Press

Doug Ferguson (AP)

Along with victories, money and scoring average, another way to measure the strength of a golf season is total world ranking points. Tiger Woods won that category, too, but just barely over Henrik Stenson. A closer look reveals it was not really that close.

Woods earned 488.75 points this year, only 3.65 points ahead of Stenson. Adam Scott was third, more than 100 points behind.

Read more...

   

Woods’ Yardstick for Playing Masters: Can He Win?

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 December 2013 04:50 Tuesday, 17 December 2013 04:47

Tiger Woods

Canadian Press

Doug Ferguson (AP)

THOUSAND OAKS, California — Tiger Woods said long ago he would give up golf when he felt he could play his best and still not win.

That includes his lifetime invitation to the Masters.

Read more...

   

Page 5 of 135