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Golf: Kevin Chappell shoots 59 in return from back surgery

In his first tournament since back surgery a year ago, Chappell had a chance to tie Jim Furyk`s all-time low of 58 but missed an 10-foot birdie putt at the ninth hole.

Sep 14, 2019, 20:26 PM IST

Tiger Woods withdraws from Arnold Palmer Invitational due to neck strain

Woods, who returned to competition last season after a lengthy recovery from spinal fusion surgery, said he had been dealing with the strain for a few weeks. 

Mar 05, 2019, 11:54 AM IST

Honda Classic: USA's Keith Mitchell clinches first PGA win with big final putt

The second-year professional edged out Brooks Koepka and Rickie Fowler with a final round 67 to finish at nine-under 271.

Mar 04, 2019, 12:56 PM IST

Rookie Adam Long flies under the radar to claim first PGA Tour win

Long, who turned pro in 2010 and joined the Tour in 2012, said his career had been "a bit of a roller coaster" in some ways.

Jan 21, 2019, 11:10 AM IST

Shubhankar Sharma ready for US Open challenge

Shubhankar Sharma is ready for participation and also wants to win it.

Jun 12, 2018, 19:23 PM IST

Shubhankar Sharma hopes to inspire India's next generation with Augusta masterclass

By his own admission Shubhankar Sharma's first appearance at a major is ahead of schedule and the Indian golfer is hoping a strong showing at this week's U.S. Masters will help inspire more youngsters to take up the sport back home.

Apr 03, 2018, 23:36 PM IST

After PGA tour finish, Tiger Woods raises expectations for Masters

Though a double-bogey at the 15th ended any outside chance of victory at PGA National, Woods took confidence from his performance in just his third official start since undergoing a spinal fusion last April.

Feb 26, 2018, 10:03 AM IST

PGA Tour: Buoyant Justin Thomas edges Luke List in playoff to win Honda Classis golf

Thomas (68) and fellow American List (69) finished regulation at eight-under 272, one stroke ahead of Swede Alex Noren (67). Tiger Woods (70) was eight strokes behind in 12th place.

Feb 26, 2018, 09:16 AM IST

Anirban Lahiri barely makes cut but Tiger Woods holds on at Honda Classic golf

After starting from the tenth, Lahiri was two-under through 13 holes before he dropped the bogeys on fifth, seventh and eighth. The birdie in between on sixth was some consolation as he ended at one-over 71 and a total of four-over, which for long time looked the cutline.

Feb 24, 2018, 19:11 PM IST

Anirban Lahiri slips with two bogeys, Tiger Woods shoots par at Honda Classic

Lahiri had three bogeys, two of them on the last two holes. He was Tied-69th and left himself some work to do to ensure a stay for the weekend.

Feb 23, 2018, 19:35 PM IST

Tiger Woods 'very pleased' after tie for 23rd in Tour return

Woods carded an even-par 72 in the Farmers Insurance Open on Sunday at the Torrey Pines South Course, where his eight PGA Tour victories include his 14th and most recent major title at the 2008 US Open.

Jan 29, 2018, 12:39 PM IST

Golf World Cup returning to Melbourne in 2018

Twenty-eight two-man teams will represent their countries from November 21-25 for the 59th edition of the tournament -- the only event in which top golfers come together and compete for their countries outside of the Olympics

Dec 05, 2017, 10:52 AM IST

Former world No. 1 golfer Luke Donald in hospital after heart scare

He was admitted to a Georgia hospital after feeling prolonged chests pains, the English golfer said in a social media post on Thursday.

Nov 17, 2017, 12:48 PM IST

After being arrested, Tiger Woods says he's getting 'professional help'

Woods, 41, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, although he did not show any sign of alcohol in a breathalyzer test.

Jun 20, 2017, 09:28 AM IST

Tiger Wood's arrest will have no impact on his marketability, feel experts

With Woods expected to miss the rest of the 2016-17 PGA Tour season after back surgery, his level of appeal to companies may be at an all-time low.

Jun 01, 2017, 10:52 AM IST

Kevin Kisner shuts out big names to win at Colonial

Kisner, a six times runner-up on the PGA Tour, boldly slammed his uphill putt into the middle of the cup for his second career win.

May 29, 2017, 08:58 AM IST

Tiger Woods undergoes fourth back surgery, likely to be sidelined for six months

Superstar golfer Tiger Woods announced on his website Thursday that he has undergone a fourth back surgery to alleviate pain, one that likely sidelines him until October.

Apr 21, 2017, 10:11 AM IST

Farmers Insurance Open: Tiger Woods knocked out on PGA tour comeback

Woods again struggled to generate any momentum, carding a level-par 72 which left him four-over after 36 holes.

Jan 28, 2017, 09:51 AM IST

Tiger Woods returns to PGA Tour as TaylorMade man

Sidelined by back pain for the past 15 months, Woods launches his official comeback on Thursday at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines.

Jan 26, 2017, 00:41 AM IST

'Not ready' Tiger Woods postpones planned PGA comeback

Woods was one of the US Ryder Cup assistant captains as the hosts won back the trophy off Europe just over a week ago at Hazeltine.

Oct 11, 2016, 09:16 AM IST