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Anirban Lahiri blazes on front but nine halts on back stretch; Woods excels at seventh

 It was a tale of two nines for Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri as he shot five-under on the front nine before slumping to 2-over 38 for a 3-under 69 that still moved him 14 places up at the Memorial Tournament here. 

Jun 03, 2018, 15:26 PM IST

Tiger Woods, learning to win again, seeks sixth victory at Jack's place

Muirfield Village has been a particularly happy hunting ground for Tiger Woods, who hopes to bag a sixth victory at Jack`s place at this week`s Memorial tournament in Ohio.

May 31, 2018, 15:42 PM IST

I just don't see Tiger Woods enjoying the game: Hunter Mahan

Six-times PGA Tour winner Hunter Mahan used to share the same swing coach as Tiger Woods and, purely as a golf fan, he has been left stunned and confused by his fellow American`s recent struggle fo

Jun 12, 2015, 10:07 AM 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

Tiger Woods caps woeful Memorial with final-round 74

Tiger Woods shaved 11 strokes off his career-worst 85 of Saturday with a three-over par 74 to conclude his Memorial tournament on sunday.

Jun 07, 2015, 23:14 PM 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

Tiger Woods shoots career-worst round of 85

Tiger Woods produced the worst round of his professional career, a 13-over-par 85 in the third round of the Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village on Saturday. The 14-time major champion finished off a bad day with a quadruple bogey eight on the 18th hole to eclipse his previous worst of 82 at the Phoenix Open earlier this year.

Jun 07, 2015, 00:01 AM IST

Ernie Els says Irish toil is perfect prep for US Open

Four-time major winner Ernie Els feels his four testing rounds at the Irish Open have been the perfect preparation for next month’s U.S. Open, he told Reuters. 

May 31, 2015, 20:26 PM IST

Tiger Woods adds five more tournaments to schedule

Tiger Woods firmed up his upcoming playing plans on Wednesday by committing to five tournaments: the U.S. Open, British Open, Memorial tournament, Greenbrier Classic and Quicken Loans National.

Apr 30, 2015, 09:44 AM IST

Mickelson denies wrongdoing in insider trading probe

Five-time major golf champion Phil Mickelson denied any wrongdoing Saturday after being named among the subjects of an insider stock trading probe, saying he is fully cooperating with FBI agents.

Jun 01, 2014, 08:23 AM IST

Masters champ Watson leads Memorial event

Bubba Watson moved one shot ahead of the field after firing his second straight three-under 69 in the third round of the PGA Tour`s Memorial Tournament on Saturday.

Jun 01, 2014, 08:19 AM IST

Mickelson plays on amid news of U.S. probe into possible insider trading

If golf star Phil Mickelson is concerned by a federal probe into possible insider trading involving him, billionaire investor Carl Icahn and Las Vegas gambler William Walters, he didn`t show it on Saturday.

Jun 01, 2014, 00:52 AM IST

McIlroy stumbles, falls nine back of Casey at Memorial

Overnight leader Rory McIlroy experienced a stunning free-fall to plunge nine strokes behind leader Paul Casey after the second round at the Memorial Tournament in Dublin, Ohio on Friday.

May 31, 2014, 11:41 AM IST

Masters champion Bubba Watson in early tie for Memorial lead

Masters champion Bubba Watson, making the most of ideal scoring conditions, birdied four of his last five holes to surge into an early share of the lead in Thursday`s opening round of the Memorial Tournament in Dublin, Ohio.

May 30, 2014, 10:08 AM IST

McIlroy grabs Memorial lead with 63

Two-time major winner Rory McIlroy fired a nine-under par 63 on Thursday to seize the lead after the opening round of the PGA Tour`s $6.2 million Memorial Tournament.

May 30, 2014, 09:42 AM IST

Mickelson upbeat about game with US Open approaching

Phil Mickelson heads into this week`s Memorial Tournament in Dublin, Ohio optimistic about his game and his prospects for next month`s U.S. Open, despite having missed two cuts in his last three starts on the PGA Tour.

May 29, 2014, 08:40 AM IST

Memorial tournament again attracts a quality field

Very few of the game`s top players are absent from this week`s Memorial tournament in Dublin, Ohio where the leafy Muirfield Village layout is always in immaculate condition and the PGA Tour event has the feeling of a major.

May 28, 2014, 09:36 AM IST

Tiger is back - at least for now

Tiger Woods needed only two words to explain where the Memorial fits in on his road back from wherever he was to wherever he is going.

Jun 05, 2012, 08:29 AM IST

Woods quiets doubters with a flick of his wrists

For those who thought Tiger Woods` run as the world`s best golfer was over, the 747-sized roar that emanated from the 16th green at Muirfield Village likely shocked them to their senses.

Jun 04, 2012, 15:51 PM IST

Tiger rallies to win 73rd PGA Tour title

Tiger Woods, who finished at 9-under 279, won the Memorial for the fifth time.

Jun 04, 2012, 08:45 AM IST