Tiger Woods didn’t take long to sink his teeth into the media attending this week’s Waste Management Phoenix over reports about his missing tooth saga.
Woods is returning to competition for a first time since finishing in last place in the Hero World Challenge at Isleworth in suburban Orlando.
However during the festive break Woods traveled to Italy to support girlfriend Lindsey Vonn who was contesting a World Cup ski event.
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Martin Kaymer is adamant he has no point to prove in his return to competition after the dramatic collaspe in the final round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship and insisting after letting slip a 10-shot lead on the final day was one of the biggest learning experiences he has had on the golf course.
“I didn’t come here to Dubai to prove to others that I could win a golf tournament,” he said.
“I don’t care about this. I proved many, many times before that I can win. ...
Stephen Gallacher captured his third Dubai Desert Classic trophy in two years after teaming with Sweden’s Henrik Stenson to capture the 2015 Champions Challenge this afternoon on the Emirates Club course.
Gallacher and Stenson ended with a Two-man scramble score of eight under par moments before World No. 1 Rory McIlroy holed a 15-foot putt for he and playing partner Sergio Garcia to tie the Scot and the Swede.
All four players headed to the ‘Drop Zone’ in front of the water guarding ...
Royal Troon Golf Club looks to have finally seen the light and should soon join the remainder of those in the 21st Century with the announcement the all-male Scottish club will shortly undertake a comprehensive review to consider the most appropriate membership policy for the future. The recommendations from this review will be presented to the membership for their consideration.
This move follows a decision late late year by the Royal and Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews to allow women members.
Bill Haas made it two Humana Challenge victories in six years coming from behind to capture the PGA Tour title.
The American, who won the event in 2010, shot a final round 67 for a 22-under par tally and also claim a first win in two years and also his sixth Tour victory.
“If you would have told me I would have done this last week, I would have laughed at you,” was Haas’ reaction.
Five players – Charley Hoffman, Brendan Steele, Sung Joon Park, Steve Wheatcroft and Matt Kuchar – ...
Four players – Bill Haas, Justin Thomas, Michael Putman and Erik Compton – share the lead going into the final round of the Humana Challenge.
The foursome are locked at 17-under par with Haas, as a winner of five Tour titles including winning the Humana in 2010, as the big threat to his leading rivals.
As well, there is another four players – Matt Kuchar, Ryan Palmer, Scott Pinckney and Steve Wheatcroft –just one shot off the lead on 16-under par.
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Former US Open champion Graeme McDowell surprised Tourism Ireland officials with a visit to the Ireland stand at this week’s PGA Golf Merchandise Show in Orlando, Florida, US.
He lent his support to Tourism Ireland’s 2015 promotional drive and did his bit to help grow golf tourism to Ireland this year.
The PGA Show in Orlando is one of the biggest golf exhibitions in the US, attracting more than 40,000 golf professionals and enthusiasts, as well as around 1,000 influential golf journalists, ...