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Tiger: what Jason Day did in 2016 was awesome

Tiger Woods has been very impressed with Jason Day’s rise to the top. TIGER Woods has given a glowing endorsement of world No.1 Jason Day, claiming the Aussie star could be poised to play some of his best golf in his 30s. The 41-year-old Woods, a 14-time major champion, said …

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Good signs for Tiger’s return to golf at Torrey Pines

TIGER Woods was quick to set the record straight, with a smile. As he gets ready to embark on his 21st season on the PGA Tour, a reporter mentioned to Woods that he had won at Torrey Pines ‘seven or eight times’ and asked how much his comfort level was …

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Tiger flops in comeback from injury lay-off

Tiger Woods. TIGER Woods insisted he could take positives from a frustrating return at the Farmers Insurance Open on Thursday after carding the worst season-opening round of his career. The former world number one, who is battling back from a more than one-year injury lay-off, struggled to get to grips …

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Tiger and Day go from bad to worse

(L-R) Dustin Johnson, Jason Day and Tiger Woods didn’t seem too perturbed by their poor performance at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines South. AT his first US PGA Tour event in 17 months, Tiger Woods was hoping to feed off superstar playing partners Jason Day and Dustin Johnson. …

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Major attractions in Open field

Karrie Webb of Australia tees off on the 12th hole during the second round of the US Women’s Open. A FIELD boasting four top-10 golfers — including three of the reigning five Major champions — will take on Royal Adelaide’s links at next month’s Women’s Australian Open. Golf Australia has …

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Sergio’s unbelievable act for Twitter stalker

Spanish golfer Sergio Garcia. FOR more than 200 days, Spanish golfer Sergio Garcia was the subject of a relentless Twitter campaign from one of his big fans. Mark Johnson, a 40-year-old Englishman, just wanted one thing: To be Garcia’s caddie for a day. Using the hashtag “Letmecaddieforyou” on each occasion, …

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Golfer’s unbelievable response to Twitter stalker

Spanish golfer Sergio Garcia. FOR more than 200 days, Spanish golfer Sergio Garcia was the subject of a relentless Twitter campaign from one of his big fans. Mark Johnson, a 40-year-old Englishman, just wanted one thing: To be Garcia’s caddie for a day. Using the hashtag “Letmecaddieforyou” on each occasion, …

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Playing with dad the drawcard

Sarah Jane Smith with dad John Kenyon at Royal Pines golf course. Picture: Jono Searle COAXING dad John out of his 15-year retirement has cured any jet lag for top pro Sarah-Jane Smith entering the uncertain relaunch of women’s golf at Royal Pines today. Smith could easily have bypassed the …

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Tiger looking to Federer for inspiration

Old friends: Tiger Woods and Roger Federer. TIGER Woods is looking to old friend Roger Federer for some inspiration. The 40-year-old American hasn’t won a major since 2008, while the 35-year-old Federer claimed his 18th Grand Slam title on Sunday at the Australian Open, beating Rafael Nadal in the final …

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Tiger Woods stinks it up in Dubai

MISSING fairways, missing greens and piling up the putts, Tiger Woods got off to a rough start at the Dubai Desert Classic on Thursday. The 14-time major winner finished the first round at 5-over-par 77, failing to record even one birdie at Emirates Golf Club. “I left probably about 16 …

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