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.

Phil Mickelson injured two weeks before Masters

An abdominal injury has prompted three-time Masters champion Phil Mickelson to pull out of the Texas Open, less than two weeks before the first major championship of 2014 at Augusta.

Woods `still uncertain` of playing at Masters despite `rest, treatment` for back spasms

World number one Tiger Woods has admitted that he is still uncertain whether he would be able to play in the Masters despite two weeks of rest and treatment for back spasms.

Adam Scott blows bid for title, top spot as Matt Every wins Arnold Palmer Invitational

Adam Scott stumbled with a chance to all-but ensure himself of becoming world number one, leaving Matt Every to claim his first PGA title Sunday at the Arnold Palmer Invitational.

Scott struggles but leads bid for title, top spot

Adam Scott moved within reach of a wire-to-wire victory Saturday at the Arnold Palmer Invitational, one that would all-but ensure he overtakes Tiger Woods for the world number one ranking.

Scott maintains Bay Hill lead midway through second round

An ailing Adam Scott increased his lead to four strokes halfway through his second round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Friday.

Scott ties Bay Hill course record, leads by four shots

Masters champion Adam Scott fired a 10-under-par 62 to tie the Bay Hill course record and grab the clubhouse lead in the opening round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational in Florida on Thursday.

Masters on minds of many at Arnie`s Bay Hill bash

Sweden`s Henrik Stenson, the reigning US PGA playoff and European Tour Race to Dubai champion, enters this week`s Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill with the Masters in his thoughts.

Tiger`s chances of catching Nicklaus shrinking, says Palmer

Seven-time major winner Arnold Palmer says the chances of Tiger Woods overtaking Jack Nicklaus as the all-time major title leader are shrinking as his major win drought nears six years.

Tiger Woods still on top of latest world golf rankings

World number one Tiger Woods has maintained his place at the top of the latest global golf rankings despite an inactive start to the new season, with Adam Scott and Henrik Stenson in close pursuit.

Woods to launch 2014 campaign at Torrey Pines

World number one Tiger Woods will launch his 2014 campaign at one of his favourite venues, having committed on Monday to play in this month`s Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines, tournament organisers said.

Tiger Woods regains world No.1 ranking

Tiger Woods is back to where he belongs.

Palmer taken to hospital during his tournament

Arnold Palmer missed Tiger Woods` comeback victory at his Invitational on Sunday after being taken to hospital due to a blood pressure problem, organisers said.

Woods ends PGA Tour title drought

Tiger Woods ended his two and a half year drought on the PGA Tour when he won the Arnold Palmer Invitational by five strokes on Sunday.

`Pure joy` for Tiger as patience pays off

Tiger Woods said his first win in over two years on the PGA Tour gave him "pure joy" and that it had just been a matter of patience to finally get back to winning ways.

Tiger leading at Bay Hill

Tiger Woods, looking to end his long victory drought, will take a one-stroke lead over Northern Ireland`s Graeme McDowell into Sunday`s final round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational after shooting a one-under par 71 on Saturday.

Tiger has perfect chance to end barren spell

Tiger Woods has shown signs of his old form in recent weeks but now has the perfect chance to end a once-unthinkable PGA Tour victory drought of more than two years.

Levin charges into Bay Hill lead

American Spencer Levin, seeking his first PGA Tour title, fired an immaculate six-under-par 66 for a three-shot lead after the first round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.

Levin charges into Bay Hill lead

American Spencer Levin, seeking his first PGA Tour title, fired an immaculate six-under-par 66 for a three-shot lead after the first round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.