Archive for the ‘Sports/Golf’ Category

PGA suspends Canadian golfer Brad Fritsch for doping violation

Monday, January 8th, 2018
Wyndham Championship Golf

The PGA has suspended Canadian golfer Brad Fritsch three months for violating its anti-doping policy.

Tiger Woods to start 2018 campaign at Farmers Insurance Open

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Tiger Woods announced Thursday he will play the Farmers Insurance Open on Jan. 25 at Torrey Pines, the San Diego course where he has won eight times.

Brooke Henderson named Canadian Press female athlete of the year

Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

Canadian golfer Brooke Henderson is the winner of the Bobbie Rosenfeld Award for the second time in three years. The 20-year-old from Smiths Falls, Ont., won two LPGA Tour events this season and had eight top-10 finishes.

Tiger Woods decides to be his own swing coach

Friday, December 22nd, 2017

Tiger Woods is embarking on his latest comeback without a swing coach. Woods had fusion surgery on his lower back in April and made a physically strong return to golf in the Bahamas earlier this month.

Rickie Fowler rallies to win at Hero World Challenge

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

Rickie Fowler and Tiger Woods both had cause for celebrations large and small at the Hero World Challenge in Nassau, Bahamas, on Sunday.

Tiger Woods’ struggles leave him 10 shots back at Hero World Challenge

Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

Charley Hoffman handled the blustery conditions for a five-shot lead in the Hero World Challenge as Tiger Woods fell 10 shots behind.

‘He’s back!’: Tiger briefly touches top of leaderboard at Hero World Challenge

Friday, December 1st, 2017

One of the biggest cheers at the Hero World Challenge came from seeing the name Tiger Woods moved to the top of the leaderboard. It just wasn't there for long.

Tiger Woods looks sharp in return at Hero World Challenge

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Playing for the first time since his fourth back surgery, Tiger Woods returned from a 10-month layoff with a 3-under 69 on a breezy Thursday in the Bahamas that left him three shots behind Tommy Fleetwood after the opening round of the Hero World Challenge.

Tiger Woods insists this comeback is different

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
GOLF Tiger Woods Returns

Tiger Woods says he is on the other side of relying on pain medication to cope with an ailing back and that he's loving life. While Woods's famous competitive fires continue to rage, the former world No. 1 one conceded he may have to temper his expectations.

After DUI and Trump, Tiger Woods now has people talking about his game

Monday, November 27th, 2017
Tiger Returns Golf

All eyes are on Tiger Woods and his return to golf, even the players he has to beat. Especially the players.