# Tiger Woods

This year
# Mixed Fortunes
Rahm wins Genesis Invitational to return to World Number 1, Woods cites progress
Meanwhile, Shane Lowry and Seamus Power were the most impressive Irish performers.
# Genesis Invitational
McIlroy and Lowry in the mix, Woods eyes up the weekend at Riviera
It was a disappointing day for the 15-time major champion.
# Back in action
Woods impresses on return to PGA Tour, McIlroy makes strong start
Woods birdied the final three holes in his first competitive round since last year’s Open Championship.
# mentality
'I play to win' – Tiger Woods in confident mood ahead of PGA Tour return
Woods has not played an event without the use of a cart since last summer’s Open Championship.
# the latest return
Tiger Woods to make competitive return at next week’s Genesis Invitational
Woods hasn’t played since last year’s Open Championship.
Last year
Woods hopeful of comeback - 'Now I get to truly recover and heal and progress forward'
The 15-time major winner intends to rest and improve his walking ability in the coming weeks.
# Up for the Match
Thomas and Spieth beat Tiger and McIlroy 3&2 in The Match
‘I would have had a little more fun if we hadn’t been beaten,’ McIlroy said afterwards.
# Mixed Fortunes
Viktor Hovland goes back-to-back in the Bahamas, Shane Lowry finishes 18th
The Norwegian brilliantly held his nerve to see off a spirited challenge from Scottie Scheffler.
# Seeing the Woods from the Trees
Tiger Woods backs up Rory McIlroy and says LIV Golf boss Greg Norman ‘has to go’
Woods called McIlroy a ‘true leader’ as he spoke out about the Saudi-funded breakaway.
# Injury
Tiger Woods withdraws from Hero World Challenge due to foot problem
The former world number one has not played since the Open Championship in July.
# Back in action
Woods to return to golf at Hero World Challenge next month
Woods hasn’t played since the Open at St Andrews in July.
# Ready to go
Rory McIlroy to team up with Tiger Woods in latest edition of 'The Match'
The duo will take on Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas at the Pelican Golf Club in Florida on 10 December.
# Behind The Lines
Behind the Lines: John Feinstein on Tiger Woods
In this free episode of the Behind the Lines podcast, the famous golf writer explains why the sport’s biggest star ‘wanted to kill him’.
# Behind The Lines
What is Tiger Woods really like?
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# Behind The Lines
Behind the Lines: Wright Thompson on Tiger Woods
In this free episode of the Behind the Lines podcast, sports writer Wright Thompson details the extraordinary work that went into his exceptional profile of the most famous golfer of all.
# game recognises game
Rory McIlroy says new venture will showcase Tiger Woods’ 'genius'
The 18-hole contests, starting in January 2024, will take just two hours to complete.
# Changes
LIV Golf rebels not welcome back as PGA Tour announces new $100 million deal
The top players have committed to playing against each other at least 20 times a year.
# High Nine Digits
Tiger turned down around $700-800m to join LIV Golf - Greg Norman
LIV approached the 15-time major winner prior to Norman’s appointment as CEO.
# holding back the tears
Emotional Tiger Woods admits he has probably played final Open at St Andrews
The former champion has missed the cut for just the fourth time in his career.
# Golf
Limping Tiger slumps to six-over on Open return, Harrington finishes three-under
St Andrews is hosting the 150th Open.
# battling on
'If you asked me last year whether I would play golf again, all of my surgeons would have said no. But here I am'
Tiger Woods spoke to the media today at the JP McManus Pro-Am at Adare Manor.
# chasing the tiger
Selfies, stalled buggies and confusing hurling with lacrosse - Inside the ropes with Tiger Woods
The42 followed Tiger Woods’ entire round at Adare Manor from inside the ropes – here’s what we saw.
# absentee
Tiger Woods says he will miss US Open next week
The 15-time major champion withdrew from the PGA Championship last month.
# Out of Action
Tiger Woods withdraws from PGA Championship after third-round 79
Woods previously suffered severe leg injuries in a February 2021 car crash.
# low point
Chile's Pereira grabs PGA lead as Tiger and McIlroy fade
Meanwhile, Séamus Power is gradually climbing up the leaderboard.
# alternate view
‘He has his opinion, I have mine’ – Tiger Woods on Phil Mickelson controversy
‘It’s always disappointing when the defending champion is not here,’ he added.
# looking ahead
Tiger, Spieth and McIlroy will play together at PGA Championship
The trio will start Thursday’s opening round from the 10th tee at 8:10 a.m.
# In The Mix
Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson named among field for PGA Championship
Woods has not played since his final round at Augusta.
# Eye of the tiger
Tiger Woods will play in the JP McManus Pro-Am at Adare Manor this July
The 15-time Major champion has agreed to join the world class field for the Pro-Am.
# Golf
Tiger Woods targets St Andrews after completing return at the Masters
The 15-time major winner will be competing at the 150th Open Championship this summer.
# Round 2
Scottie Scheffler proves top ranking as superb Shane Lowry shares second
Elsewhere, Tiger Woods fought back to make the halfway cut.
# The master
'I get nothing' - Rahm says Woods not great on offering advice
The reigning US Open champion said he’s never been able to extract much useable information from the US superstar.
# Comeback King
Tiger Woods confirms he plans to play at the 86th Masters this week
Woods has not contested a top-level event since the 2020 Masters.
# Gearing Up
Tiger Woods draws huge crowds as he practices at Augusta for second day running
The 15-time major winner has not played in a top-level event since being involved in a horrific car crash in February 2021.
# Golf
Tiger's fight to play in Masters excites Augusta National
Woods has won the Masters five times.
# Augusta National
Tiger Woods to make ‘game-time decision’ on Masters participation
The 15-time major champion has not played in a top-level event since being involved in a horrific car crash in February 2021.
# Golf
Tiger practicing at Augusta to test Masters fitness: report
Woods has won the Masters five times.
# uncertainty
Tiger Woods remains in Masters field as speculation grows over Augusta return
Woods is eligible for the year’s first major as a five-time former champion.
# grateful
Tiger Woods delivers emotional speech during Golf Hall of Fame induction
Woods recalled the role played by his parents and remembered being denied access to the clubhouse as a child because of the colour of his skin.
# Comeback
Tiger Woods 'a long way' from return
The 46-year-old remains confident he’ll return to top-flight competition.