Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Golf

Recovering Woods ‘touched’ by show of support from fellow golfers

Tiger Woods, recovering in hospital after surgery for serious leg injuries received in a solo car smash, tweeted thanks Sunday (February 28) for a show of support from fellow pro golfers. "It is hard to explain how touching today was...

Composed Bezuidenhout wins Dunhill Championship as rivals falter

South African Christiaan Bezuidenhout kept calm while other challengers faltered and won the Alfred Dunhill Championship by four shots at windy Leopard Creek Country Club in northeastern South Africa Sunday.  The 26-year-old triumphed for the second time on the European...

Tiger Woods awake following surgery

UPDATES HEADLINE, ADDS TIGER TWITTER STATEMENT, ADDS INJURY REPORTS by Andrew MARSZAL Tiger Woods suffered serious injuries to both legs as his car flew off the road and flipped several times Tuesday near Los Angeles in a crash he was "very...

Golf great, Sanders dies

American golfer, Doug Sanders has died. Sanders who was three feet away from beating Jack Nicklaus and winning the 1970 Open at the home of golf, died of natural causes. He passed on at the age of 86. Sanders came extremely close...

Tiger Woods to play charity golf match in May

American golfer, Tiger Woods will be involved in a charity golf match next month. He will be joined by fellow golfer, Phil Mickelson and NFL quarterbacks Tom Brady and Peyton Manning.American broadcaster Turner Sports confirmed details of the match, the...

Rory McIlroy wants Ryder Cup postponed

Northern Ireland golfer, Rory McIlroy has called for the postponement of the Ryder Cup until 2021 rather than play it this year without fans.The Ryder Cup is men's golf's premiere competition between teams from Europe and the United States...

Woods crash investigation complete

An investigation into Tiger Woods' car crash in February has been concluded by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD).  The golf superstar required surgery on serious leg injuries following a single-vehicle incident that saw his car roll "several...

Tiger undergoes surgery to have disc fragment removed

Tiger Woods has recently undergone microdiscectomy surgery to remove a pressurized disc fragment that was pinching a nerve, the 15-time major winner's foundation announced Tuesday. A posting on Woods's Twitter page said the 45-year-old golf star would not play upcoming US...
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