Tiger Woods rides rollercoaster third round at Masters as he struggles for consistency

Tiger Woods rides rollercoaster third round at Masters as he struggles for consistency

The 2022 Masters golf tournament Justin Thomas hits out of the bunker on the second hole during the third round of the Masters golf tournament on Saturday, April 9. The 2022 Masters golf tournament Robert MacIntyre lines up his putt with caddy Michael Thomson on the sixth green on Saturday. The 2022 Masters golf tournament … Read more

Masters 2022 — Chasing Scottie Scheffler, tracking Tiger Woods and other big storylines for the weekend at Augusta National

Masters 2022 — Chasing Scottie Scheffler, tracking Tiger Woods and other big storylines for the weekend at Augusta National

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Tiger Woods might be the biggest story in the 86th Masters. But everyone is chasing the hottest player on the planet, world No. 1 Scottie Scheffler, who has a 5-shot lead heading into Saturday’s third round at Augusta National Golf Club. Scheffler’s advantage matches the largest 36-hole lead in Masters history. Five … Read more

Masters 2022 — Tiger Woods has spent a lifetime preparing for this kind of pain

Masters 2022 — Tiger Woods has spent a lifetime preparing for this kind of pain

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Tiger Woods and his rebuilt leg held up for another day at the Masters, overcoming a disastrous front nine to make the cut and enter the weekend nine shots off the lead. To watch him Friday, in pain yet still stoic, was to watch someone battle … the course, the wind, himself. … Read more

Tiger Woods struggles in second round at the Masters after excellent open following long injury layoff

Tiger Woods struggles in second round at the Masters after excellent open following long injury layoff

Woods had his first brush with fame when he was just 2 years old. The young golfing prodigy appeared on “The Mike Douglas Show” in 1978, winning a putting contest with comedian Bob Hope. Woods, 6, sizes up a putt in Los Alamitos, California, in 1982. His real name is Eldrick, but his father nicknamed … Read more

Tiger Woods is in the conversation at the Masters and here is what is happening

Tiger Woods is in the conversation at the Masters and here is what is happening

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Tiger Woods isn’t just back, he’s in the conversation at the 86th Masters. He opened with a methodical 1-under 71 in the opening round Thursday at Augusta National Golf Club. He had an early tee time Thursday. He heads out in the late wave Friday, alongside Joaquin Niemann. The third in the … Read more

Tiger Woods: Five-time Masters winner shoots one-under 71 in first round after return from injury

Tiger Woods: Five-time Masters winner shoots one-under 71 in first round after return from injury

CNN — Tiger Woods teed off in the first round of the Masters on Thursday as he embarked on a remarkable comeback following a car crash in February 2021 in which he sustained serious leg injuries. Five-time Masters champion Woods played in Group 14, alongside South African Louis Oosthuizen and Chilean Joaquin Niemann, after the … Read more

Golf desperately needs Masters show only Tiger Woods can create

Golf desperately needs Masters show only Tiger Woods can create

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Even during dress rehearsals, Tiger Woods can move the earth at Augusta National like nobody else. He spent his Masters practice time wowing his fellow pros with his ability to hit the long ball and to fire darts at the flags, and reminding everyone just how much the game still desperately needs … Read more

Jon Rahm, Sergio Garcia enjoy Par 3 with wives before 2022 Masters

Jon Rahm, Sergio Garcia enjoy Par 3 with wives before 2022 Masters

Jon Rahm with wife Kelley Cahill and son Kepa during Wednesday’s Par 3 contest at Augusta National.Getty Images Erik van Rooyen of South Africa with daughter Valarie van Rooyen.Gregory Shamus/Getty Images van Rooyen holds Valarie while his wife Rose takes a shot.Gregory Shamus/Getty Images It was a family affair Wednesday for Jon Rahm and Sergio … Read more

Betting money pouring in on Tiger Woods to win Masters as long shot

Betting money pouring in on Tiger Woods to win Masters as long shot

Money has been pouring in at sportsbooks around the nation on long shot Tiger Woods to win the Masters. Entering the week, the betting action on the odds to win the Masters at Caesars Sportsbook was very evenly distributed between Woods and two top-tier contenders, Justin Thomas and Scottie Scheffler. Only 16 bets separated Thomas, … Read more

Augusta chairman – Phil Mickelson was invited to Masters but pulled out

Augusta chairman – Phil Mickelson was invited to Masters but pulled out

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Augusta National Golf Club chairman Fred Ridley said three-time Masters champion Phil Mickelson pulled out of this year’s tournament and was eligible to compete if he wanted to. Mickelson notified Ridley, via text message, in late February or early March that he wouldn’t be playing in this week’s Masters. “I would like … Read more