National: Tiger Watch
Last Updated on Sunday, 05 February 2017 19:28 Sunday, 05 February 2017 19:22
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Tiger Woods is looking to old friend Roger Federer for some inspiration.
The 40-year-old American hasn’t won a major since 2008, while the 35-year-old Federer claimed his 18th Grand Slam title on Sunday at the Australian Open, beating Rafael Nadal in the final in his first tournament following a six-month injury layoff.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 January 2017 18:04 Tuesday, 31 January 2017 17:42
SAN DIEGO, California (Doug Ferguson/AP) — At least Tiger Woods was in good company at Torrey Pines.
More surprising than Woods missing the cut in his return to the PGA Tour after 17 months away was that Jason Day and Dustin Johnson joined him. Day is the No. 1 player in the world coming off two weeks of intense practice in Palm Springs. Johnson is the PGA Tour player of the year, though perhaps a case could be made that he was still ragged from playing in Abu Dhabi last week.
But it wasn’t just missing the cut.
Last Updated on Monday, 30 January 2017 21:45 Monday, 30 January 2017 21:33
How is working with Tiger unique?
The thing about Tiger is he actually wants to learn the language of footwear design. He wants to use that same language because he knows that helps the design and development process. I can talk to him like I’m talking to another designer. I really like that about him and appreciate it because he wants to understand.
Last Updated on Sunday, 29 January 2017 18:59 Sunday, 29 January 2017 18:43
SAN DIEGO, California (Doug Ferguson/AP) — Tiger Woods returned to the PGA Tour after 17 months and lasted only two days.
Woods never got anything going after starting with a birdie Friday in the Farmers Insurance Open and didn’t come close to making the cut. He missed a 12-foot birdie putt on his final hole on the North Course for an even-par 72 and missed the cut at Torrey Pines for the first time in his career.
“I just didn’t make enough birdies,” Woods said.
Last Updated on Sunday, 29 January 2017 18:22 Sunday, 29 January 2017 18:09
CARLSBAD, California — TaylorMade Golf Company, maker of the most-played driver on the PGA TOUR for 16 years and counting and an industry leader in product innovation and technology, announced a multi-year contract has been reached with one of the most accomplished athletes in history, Tiger Woods.
Tiger will play TaylorMade’s driver, fairway woods, irons and wedges. The signing is a definitive move by the company that reaffirms its ongoing commitment to fielding the strongest Tour staff in the industry and putting the highest performing equipment in the hands of the best players in the world.
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