Rehabilitating Woods could miss US Open, say surgeons

Tiger Woods could be sidelined from competitive golf for at least three months after undergoing back surgery, casting doubt over his participation in the June 12-15 U.S. Open, say several leading sports surgeons.

`Tiger`s back` goes from accolade to ache

Frustrated by a nagging back injury that will prevent him from playing in the Masters and jeopardizes his playing in other majors, Tiger Woods has endured a nightmare start to a crucial year in his quest to set golf`s major win record.

Woods says `too soon` to write him off from playing in Augusta National

World No.1 Tiger Woods has not yet given up hope of playing in the Masters tournament later this month after he said that it is `too soon` to write him off for the event, which runs from April 10-13.

Tiger Woods withdraws from Arnold Palmer Invitational

Tiger Woods announced on Tuesday he had withdrawn from this week`s Arnold Palmer Invitational with a bad back and was unsure whether he would be ready to play at next month`s Masters.

Woods back problems could cause Masters rethink

World number one Tiger Woods arrived at the WGC-Cadillac Championship with concerns over his fitness and gingerly walked off the Blue Monster Course on Sunday with new questions about his ailing back.

McIlroy looks to WGC-Cadillac after Honda crash

Rory McIlroy did not head back to the drawing board after his final round back nine meltdown at the Honda Classic but the Northern Irishman did find time for a refresher course ahead of this week`s WGC-Cadillac Championship.

Woods quits Honda Classic with back injury

World number one Tiger Woods withdrew from the Honda Classic during the final round on Sunday at Palm Beach Gardens in Florida, citing a back injury.

Henley wins Honda Classic in four-way playoff

American Russell Henley emerged as the last man standing to win his second PGA Tour title in a four-way playoff for the Honda Classic at Palm Beach Gardens in Florida on Sunday.

Steady McIlroy has two-stroke lead at Honda Classic

Rory McIlroy was steady rather than spectacular as he extended his lead to two strokes after the third round at the $6 million Honda Classic in south Florida on Saturday.

Honda Classic: Rory McIlroy clings to PGA lead while Tiger makes cut

A strong finish helped Rory McIlroy grab a one-stroke lead over Brendon de Jonge after Friday`s second round of the Honda Classic while top-ranked Tiger Woods barely made the cut.

McIlroy in cruise control at Honda Classic

Rory McIlroy recovered from a poor start to record six birdies and surge to a three-shot lead after his second round at the $6 million Honda Classic in Florida on Friday.

Rory McIlroy takes charge at Honda Classic with opening 63

Rory McIlroy produced a barnstorming back nine, charging home with five birdies, to take the first-round lead at the $6 million Honda Classic in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida on Thursday.

Woods rues eratic putting after carding a 71

Tiger Woods lamented inconsistent putting after he battled to a one-over-par 71 that left him six strokes off the early lead in Thursday`s first round at the $6 million Honda Classic in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.

Woods thinking of Augusta at Honda Classic

Tiger Woods, Adam Scott, Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy will play in the same tournament for the first time this year when they contest the Honda Classic starting in south Florida on Thursday.

McIroy says he has head right this time

What a difference a year has made for Rory McIlroy, who 12 months ago tarnished his reputation by quitting during the second round of the PGA Tour`s Honda Classic.

Rose withdraws from PGA event to rest shoulder

World number six Justin Rose of Britain has withdrawn from this week`s $6 million US PGA Tour Honda Classic to rest a nagging right shoulder injury, the tour announced Tuesday.

McIlroy back for ``unfinished business`` at Honda Classic

One of Rory McIlroy`s lowest points during a frustrating 2013 campaign came at the Honda Classic in Florida but the Northern Irishman is looking forward to returning to "one of my favourite events" for this year`s edition.

Honda Classic: Westwood plays `best shot ever`

Lee Westwood played a spectacular shot what fellow golfer Keegan Bradley branded was the best shot he has ever seen, as he recorded a 68 to move deep into contention at the Honda Classic at Palm Beach Gardens on Friday. On six-under the Englishman was two behind the early pacesetter.

Serena gets `yelled` at while trying to snap Tiger Woods

PGA Tour`s Honda Classic has already seen its fair share of bizarre events with Rory McIlroy walking off because of wisdom tooth pain, but tennis star Serena Williams may have trumped that.

McIlroy abruptly walks out of Honda Classic citing wisdom tooth pain

World No. 1 Rory McIlroy walked off the course on Friday at the Honda Classic as everybody was left wondering what happened.