National: Tiger Watch

Woods Says He’s Ahead Of Schedule And Without Pain

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 June 2014 11:42 Wednesday, 25 June 2014 11:36

alt

alt
 
 
BETHESDA, Md. – Tiger Woods says he is without pain for the first time in two years as he embarks on his latest comeback.
 
Nearly three months after having back surgery to alleviate a pinched nerve, Woods returns to competition this week in the Quicken Loans National at Congressional.

Read more...

   

Woods Starting to Take Fuller Practice Swings

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014 23:38 Tuesday, 17 June 2014 23:34

Tiger Woods

Canadian Press

Doug Ferguson (AP)

PINEHURST, North Carolina — Tiger Woods is making progress in his recovery from back surgery and starting to extend his swing, his agent said Tuesday.

Woods already has missed two majors this year while he recovers from a microdiscectomy on his back on March 31. He last played on March 9 at Doral, when he closed with a 78 despite the pain in his lower back. Woods has said he has no idea when he will be healthy enough to return to competition.

Read more...

   

Tiger Woods Withdraws from US Open

Last Updated on Sunday, 01 June 2014 17:44 Sunday, 01 June 2014 17:36

Tiger Woods

Canadian Press

Doug Ferguson (AP)

DUBLIN, Ohio — Tiger Woods withdrew from the U.S. Open as he recovers from back surgery that has kept him out of golf for nearly three months.

It will be the second U.S. Open, and sixth major, he has missed because of injury over the last six years.

Read more...

   

Woods Still Unsure of When He’ll Return After Successful Surgery

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 May 2014 02:29 Wednesday, 21 May 2014 02:17

Tiger Woods

Canadian Press

Joseph White (AP)

BETHESDA, Maryland — Tiger Woods still doesn’t know when he’ll return. For a while, he didn’t know whether he would return at all.

Woods said his back injury became so debilitating this year it caused him to doubt his ability to play golf again.

Read more...

   

Tiger Watch: Tiger’s Ex, Elin Nordegren, Gives Commencement Speech

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014 01:26 Sunday, 18 May 2014 22:40

alt

This year's Outstanding Graduating Senior of the Hamilton Holt School at Rollins College is Elin Nordegren.

You may remember Ein fom her slightly more public existence as the victim of a philandering Tiger Woods.

Well Time has moved on somewhat for the ex-Swedish model and nanny as she has completed her degree in psychology and with a 3.96 GPA, no less.

Nordegren was asked to deliver a commencement speech after receiving the Hamilton Holt Outstanding Senior Award and not only spoke very eloquently, she even drew some laughter for her mention of how her life has changed since she moved to America a little over 9 years ago. 

Read more...

   

Page 2 of 138