After not hitting a shot in some six weeks Tiger Woods anticipates getting back to playing a full schedule next year while the former long time World No. 1 has played down the ‘old age’ remarks of the incumbent World No. 1 Rory McIlroy.
Woods, speaking during a news conference ahead of the Dec. 4-7 Hero World Challenge in Orlando, an event he hosts and where the former world number one is scheduled to make his return, said his focus until now had been solely on regaining his strength.
It’s now just a dozen days to the start of the 2014 Ryder Cup and our man on the spot – Stuart Adams – has once again provided us with photographs of the continuing build-up to showdown between Europe and the US.
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Morocco’s Amine Joudar and Peter Badawy of Lebanon shot matching 69s to finish just one shot off the pace in the opening round of the MENA Golf Tour’s Dubai Creek Open on Monday.
Joudar went bogey free in his first round while Badawy mixed four birdies with two bogeys as the two MENA region players made an encouraging start, joining five others, including England’s Lee Corfield, on two-under-par on a hot and humid day which saw 17 players break par.
The English duo of Craig Vance (amateur) ...
No sooner had Billy Horschel slammed the FedEx Cup door shut in the face of Rory McIlroy and the American singled out the World No. 1 for PGA Tour ‘Player of the Year’.
The PGA Tour issued ballot papers to all PGA Tour members on Sunday evening though you don’t need Horschel to confirm what his fellow Tour players will now rubber stamp.
“Rory’s won two majors and three big events back-to-back,” said the Florida-born Horschel.
“In my mind, he’s the Player of the ...
Fresh from naming his three picks and additional Vice-Captains, Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has announced another decision ahead of leading the European team against the USA at Gleneagles.
The popular Irishman with an International Business Degree has increased the level of his personal investment in Europe’s biggest golf club rental firm, ClubstoHire.com, in which he was a founding investor in 2010. He has also committed to represent the Dublin-based enterprise – with its 21 locations ...
England golfer Andy Sullivan said he is prepared to go into outer space after earning the prize of a flight to 330.000 feet above the earth with a hole-in-one during the final round of the KLM Open.
Sullivan’s hole-in-one came at the 163-yard 15th hole at Kennemer Golf Club to earn the prize on route to being placed third behind fellow Englishman Paul Casey.
The bizarre $100,000 prize of a flight aboard the XCOR spaceship had created enormous interest all week at Zandvoort and with Sullivan ...
Texan Billy Horschel is golf’s newest $10m man after denying World No. 1 Rory McIlroy to capture the PGA Tour season-ending Tour Championship in Atlanta.
Horcschel captured a second Play-Off Series event in succession with a final round 68 to win by three shots on the East Lake course in suburban Atlanta.
And after missing cut in the opening event, the Barclays Championship in New Jersey Horschel has banked close to $13m over the past three weeks with his ‘no frills’ display.