Jack Nicklaus

Tiger Woods says Jack Nicklaus's record of 18 major championships in crosshairs

In his first comments since winning his 15th major title and fifth green jacket, the 43-year-old American said he always thought Nicklaus`s mark was reachable, provided his career was long enough. 

Apr 26, 2019, 18:32 PM IST

Rory McIlroy wins Players Championship by one stroke in Florida

Mcllroy finished at 16-under 272 to edge American Jim Furyk, who with a gimme birdie at the final hole threatened to become the event's oldest winner at the age of 48.

Mar 18, 2019, 12:14 PM IST

Dustin Johnson holds off Li Haotong to win Saudi International title

Johnson and Li entered the final day's play tied on 16-under at the top of the leaderboard. 

Feb 04, 2019, 10:18 AM IST

US Masters: Watson wins Par-3 for the old guard, young Nicklaus makes ace

The 68-year-old Tom Watson competed with fellow greats Nicklaus and Gary Player at the US Masters Par-3 Contest.

Apr 05, 2018, 09:16 AM IST

Tiger Woods told arresting officer he had taken anti-anxiety drug Xanax: Report

Xanax, the generic version of which is called alprazolam, is often prescribed to treat anxiety and depression and is also commonly used as sleep medication because of its sedatory effect.

Jun 10, 2017, 22:17 PM IST

Tiger Woods worth $740 million, Michael Jordan a billionaire, says Forbes

Woods, 40, is the youngest person on the Forbes top-20 list, with a net worth estimated at $740 million.

Dec 29, 2016, 12:36 PM IST

Rory McIlroy must strive harder to be the greatest: Jack Nicklaus

McIlroy, 27, has won US PGA Championships, a US Open and the Open but the Masters still eludes him.

Dec 28, 2016, 17:06 PM IST

Rio Games: Usain Bolt targets third sprint sweep to close Olympic chapter

Barring injury or mishap, Bolt will run in his ninth Olympic final in the relay at the Rio Olympic Stadium on Aug. 20, the day before he turns 30.

Jul 21, 2016, 09:08 AM IST

Jack Nicklaus sees big challenge awaiting Tiger Woods

Woods, who will turn 40 this month, recently revealed he had undergone a second procedure in less than two months on his lower back.

Dec 16, 2015, 13:46 PM IST

Tiger Woods OK if career is over, tells kids of 'mistakes'

Woods has not won a major title since the 2008 US Open.

Dec 04, 2015, 08:48 AM IST

My aim is to break Jack Nicklaus' record: Shubham Jaglan

Legendary golfer Tiger Woods is his idol and India's boy wonder Shubham Jaglan says his aim is to "become world number one" some day and break Jack Nicklaus' record of winning Majors.

Aug 04, 2015, 22:02 PM IST

Woeful Tiger Woods misses cut at British Open

Tiger Woods missed back-to-back cuts at major tournaments for the first time in his career at the British Open on Saturday.

Jul 19, 2015, 00:21 AM IST

Jordan Spieth "aware" of Ben Hogan legacy at British Open

Jordan Spieth staked his case for golfing glory at St Andrews on Wednesday, saying he was fully aware of what was within his grasp at this week`s British Open.

Jul 15, 2015, 16:29 PM IST

Rickie Fowler ready to take next major step at US Open

Rickie Fowler says after contending in all four majors last year and then winning The Players Championship in May, he is finally ready to claim his first Grand Slam title at the 115th US Open.

Jun 17, 2015, 09:21 AM IST

Grand Slam glory so close for Phil Mickelson

Phil Mickelson turned 45 on Tuesday still seeking to overcome what he calls the "huge obstacle" of finally winning the US Open and completing his career Grand Slam.

Jun 17, 2015, 09:17 AM IST

Six-time US Open runner-up Phil Mickelson gets second crack at career Grand Slam

Phil Mickelson says there is nothing like the prospect of a career Grand Slam to motivate yourself for a US Open.

Jun 14, 2015, 23:26 PM IST

Struggling Tiger Woods says encouraged by progression in swing

Even after posting the worst 72-hole total of his PGA Tour career at last week`s Memorial Tournament, Tiger Woods says he has been encouraged by the progress he has made with his revamped golf swing.

Jun 09, 2015, 00:23 AM IST

David Lingmerth downs Justin Rose in Memorial playoff

Sweden`s David Lingmerth downed Justin Rose with a par at the third playoff hole on Sunday to win his first US PGA Tour title at the Memorial.

Jun 08, 2015, 08:48 AM IST

Tiger Wood's problems more mental than physical: Nick Faldo

Tiger Woods’ deterioration on the golf course is a result of mental gremlins more than anything physical, six-times major winner Nick Faldo said on Saturday after Woods shot a career-worst round of 85.

Jun 07, 2015, 10:43 AM IST

Hideki Matsuyama shares Memorial lead as Tiger Woods struggles

Defending champion Hideki Matsuyama was pleasantly surprised to find himself sharing the first-round lead of the Memorial on Thursday, while the surprises for five-time winner Tiger Woods were less

Jun 05, 2015, 08:34 AM IST