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Tiger ends with 70 as major drought continues

Tiger Woods shot 2-under-par 70 on Sunday at the Masters, doomed by an over-par front nine and the two-stroke penalty he incurred from Friday's improper drop on the 15th hole.


Teen phenom makes cut at Masters

Australian golfer Jason Day leads the pack after two rounds of the Masters golf tournament, though a host of players -- including No. 1 ranked player Tiger Woods and Chinese teen phenom Tianlang Guan -- remain in contention for the prestigious green jacket.


2013 Masters: For Tiger Woods, the putting isn’t quite there in first round

The Masters is a monster of many parts. But the beautiful beast is defined, most of all, by her diabolical undulating lightning greens, 18 creatures that seem to change in speed, texture and disposition from year to year and even from day to day. Just because the Augusta National greens have loved you once, or in Tiger Woods’s case four times, doesn’t mean they’ll love you again. Your stroke and nerves change a bit with the years. The rain, the growing season, who knows what, gives those greens a slightly new nature over time.


Nike's Tiger Woods ad draws critics

Tiger Woods - AP

Maybe winning doesn't take care of everything. Nike is causing a social media storm with its latest online ad showing a picture of Tiger Woods overlaid with a quote from him, "Winning takes care of everything."


Tiger wins, is No. 1 again

Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods regained the No. 1 spot in the world golf rankings, winning the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Monday in Orlando, Florida.


Lindsey Vonn says she's dating Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods & Lindsey Vonn

Talk about a couple of champions: Lindsey Vonn says she is dating Tiger Woods. Olympic and World Cup champion ski racer Vonn says in a posting on her Facebook page Monday that their "relationship evolved from a friendship into something more over these past few months and it has made me very happy." Lewis Kay, a spokesman for Vonn, confirmed the validity of the post to The Associated Press.


Tiger closes in on Rory No. 1 world ranking

Although he didn't take over the No. 1 world ranking with his victory Sunday at the WGC-Cadillac Championship, Tiger Woods more than cut in half his deficit between himself and Rory McIlroy.


Woods wins another World Championship at Doral

Tiger Woods is hitting his stride on his march to the Masters. Woods had full control of his game Sunday and never let anyone get closer than three shots until he had locked up his 17th World Golf Championship title. With a bogey that didn't matter on the final hole, he closed with a 1-under 71 to win the Cadillac Championship.


Thompson's swing coach: Tiger has 'lost his soul'

Michael Thompson won the Honda Classic last weekend for his first PGA Tour victory. The former University of Alabama golfer is known for his practice habits, "finding it in the dirt," as some golfers say. The crazy thing about his Honda Classic win is that he finished in last place in his previous outing. He shot a 78-80 at the Northern Trust Open to finish at plus-16.


McIlroy says he won't quit again

Rory McIlroy - AP

Rory McIlroy says the pressure of meeting expectations as golf's No. 1 player got the best of him when he quit and walked off the course last week. He says he has learned his lesson and "it won't happen again."...


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