Hero World Challenge: Sweden's Henrik Stenson ends title drought in Bahamas, Tiger Woods fades to fourth
Henrik Stenson of Sweden fired a sensational eagle on the par-five 15th hole en route to a one-shot win at the Hero World Challenge, giving him his first victory since August 2017.
Two big birdies from Gary Woodland gave him the lead in the Hero World Challenge. A closing birdie on a hole that has vexed Tiger Woods put him in range of a third victory this year.
Reigning US Open champion Reed surged ahead with a total of 12-under and is three shots clear of the field at the halfway stage of Hero World Challenge.
American golf icon Tiger Woods says he is at peace with himself and not in hot pursuit of the three Majors that would tie him with the legendary Jack Nicklaus.
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Despite the presence of an elite field of nine Major winners, the focus expectedly was on Tiger Woods, who was playing alongside Justin Thomas.
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Now as Tiger Woods prepares to win the Hero World Challenge a sixth time, he has 17 of the world’s best competing against him
Throughout the years, Woods has defied belief with his astonishing achievements. A stellar amateur career was followed quickly by a spectacular 12-shot romp at the 1997 Masters that established him as the superstar of the sport.
Anirban Lahiri dropped six bogeys, a double bogey and two birdies in his final round to total nine-over 297.
"Anything that I did right ended up in a bad spot, and then anything I did wrong it was really bad," Woods said. "It was just one of those days."
Woods carded five birdies and two bogeys in an encouraging first outing since injury forced his withdrawal at the Dubai Desert Classic in February.
Justin Rose feels Tiger Woods is healthy and motivated ahead of his comeback at the Hero World Challenge
Woods, a 14-time major champion, has not played since February, when he withdrew from the Dubai Desert Classic.
Tiger Woods will return to competitive golf at the Hero World Challenge after nine-month injury layoff
Woods is included in an 18-man field which features many of world golf's elite, including World No 1 Dustin Johnson and World No 2 Jordan Spieth.
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Hideki Matsuyama is a master of the understatement and a lesson in humility. On the golf course, he is a class act. You could add poise and momentum to that.
Hideki Matsuyama said Tiger Woods has been his golfing idol as long as he can remember, and as much as he enjoyed winning, he was just as happy to see Woods back in competition.
Tiger Woods is playing for the first time in 465 days. The expectations have rarely been this varied. The interest is as high as ever.
Lahiri, who was paired with the defending champion and world number one Jordan Spieth, started on the right note with a one-under on the first hole
Tiger Woods remained at the bottom as Jordan Spieth continued to lead after the rain-hit second round of the $3,500,000 Hero World Challenge.