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Tiger Woods plans Orlando event as he tries to recover his game

George Diaz: Tiger Woods plans Orlando event as he tries to recover his game

Tiger Woods still has the sway and the swagger, even if you could probably out-drive him today on the 15th hole at Dubsdread or any municipal golf course. Despite Tiger's wear-and-tear mileage, he remains on top of the leaderboard among iconic athletes of this generation.

Greg Norman a 'lucky man' after chainsaw hand injury

Golfing great Greg Norman said he was "one lucky man" after injuring his left hand while working with a chainsaw at his south Florida home.

ATLANTA (Reuters) - Billy Horschel took the limelight from world number one Rory McIlroy to win the biggest title of his career at the Tour Championship on...

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Rory McIlroy stumbles at The Barclays

Rory McIlroy stumbles at The Barclays

Could Rory McIlroy's hot streak be coming to an end?

Van Pelt leads Barclays' logjam, McIlroy struggles

PARAMUS New Jersey (Reuters) - Bo Van Pelt chipped in for eagle at the par-five 17th hole for a 65 that pushed him past a crowd of eight...

Golf legend Arnold Palmer has successful pacemaker surgery

Golf legend Arnold Palmer has successful pacemaker surgery

Golf legend Arnold Palmer had a pacemaker implanted on Monday to correct an abnormal heartbeat, according his website. The surgery at a...

Tiger Woods rules himself out of Ryder Cup

Tiger Woods rules himself out of Ryder Cup

Tiger Woods ruled himself out of contention for a wildcard spot on the U.S. Ryder Cup team due to lingering back problems on Wednesday and...

Rory McIlroy takes a break from busy schedule

Rory McIlroy takes a break from busy schedule

No one could blame Rory McIlroy for needing a rest.

Watson won't rule out Tiger for Ryder Cup

Watson won't rule out Tiger for Ryder Cup

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - United States Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson has not yet ruled an ailing Tiger Woods out of his team to take on defendingn...

PGA final round earns highest TV rating in five years

PGA final round earns highest TV rating in five years

It had been a mostly bleak year for the golf majors. The combination of no Tiger Woods and a lack of drama in the three previous majors...

McIlroy ends wild Sunday with 2nd straight major

McIlroy ends wild Sunday with 2nd straight major

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Bubba Watson turned the 2014 Masters into his Sunday stroll. Martin Kaymer lapped the field at June's U.S. Open....

Soggy conditions rub some players wrong way

Soggy conditions rub some players wrong way

— After torrential downpours did their work Sunday at Valhalla Golf Club, course officials and volunteers did theirs.

 Rory McIlroy leads PGA Championship; 2nd straight major in sight

Rory McIlroy leads PGA Championship; 2nd straight major in sight

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — First-round co-leader Ryan Palmer had just slogged his way through a gritty round of 1-under-par 70 to sit at 7...

 No. 4 a joy at PGA Championship with seven eagles

No. 4 a joy at PGA Championship with seven eagles

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Forget that gnarly rough. Dismiss those precious protectors of par.

 Phil Mickelson happy to be in hunt for a major

Phil Mickelson happy to be in hunt for a major

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Phil Mickelson almost made up for his uncharacteristically quiet performances at major...

 Bad back dooms Tiger Woods to missed cut at PGA Championship

Bad back dooms Tiger Woods to missed cut at PGA Championship

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The dissolution of dominance can be painful to watch. So, too, is playing golf with a bad back.

Three share lead at PGA Championship, with Rory McIlroy in the picture

Three share lead at PGA Championship, with Rory McIlroy in the picture

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Ryan Palmer wanted to set the record straight.

 Uneven day for Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson in PGA Championship

Uneven day for Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson in PGA Championship

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Typically, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson play together only when their scores...

 Jason Dufner's withdrawal from PGA hurts his Ryder Cup chances

Jason Dufner's withdrawal from PGA hurts his Ryder Cup chances

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Ten days removed from an epidural for an arthritic neck condition, Jason Dufner stated a modest goal of finishing 72...

Jack Nicklaus says Rory McIlroy could win 15 to 20 major titles

Jack Nicklaus says Rory McIlroy could win 15 to 20 major titles

If Rory McIlroy keeps his eye on golf's biggest prizes, then Jack Nicklaus believes the 25-year-old sensation from Northern Ireland could...

Dufner gamely tries to defend PGA Championship

Dufner gamely tries to defend PGA Championship

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A year ago, Jason Dufner ambled around Oak Hill Country Club, winning his first major...

Tiger Woods 'pain free' after practice round

Tiger Woods 'pain free' after practice round

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — This we know after a breathless day of Tiger tracking that even featured a slightly premature news release that he...

Tiger Woods in jeopardy of missing PGA Championship, Ryder Cup

Tiger Woods in jeopardy of missing PGA Championship, Ryder Cup

After watching Tiger Woods tweak his tender back at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, Tom Watson has serious doubts about whether he will...

Villegas snaps winless streak at Wyndham Championship

GREENSBORO North Carolina (Reuters) - Colombian Camilo Villegas snapped a four-year PGA Tour title drought with a one-stroke win at the...

Tiger's Ryder decision wise, but raises fresh questions

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods' decision to rule himself out of contention for next month's Ryder Cup was a wise one given his struggles since...

Rory McIlroy wins Bridgestone, reclaims world No. 1

Rory McIlroy wins Bridgestone, reclaims world No. 1

AKRON, Ohio -- Rory McIlroy birdied four of the first five holes on Sunday to grab the lead, and he went on to win the WGC-Bridgestone...

Tiger Woods withdraws from Bridgestone Invitational with back injury

Tiger Woods withdraws from Bridgestone Invitational with back injury

Tiger Woods withdrew from the final round of the Bridgestone Invitational on Sunday after injuring his back...