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Tiger Woods undergoes second back surgery

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Tiger Woods announced Friday evening that he underwent a second microdiscectomy surgery on his back Wednesday. “Tiger Woods underwent a microdiscectomy late on Sept. 16 at Park City Medical Center,” Dr. Rich said. “With the upcoming offseason, the decision was made to remove a small disc fragment that was pinching his nerve. The microsurgery was a complete success, and he was ...

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Tiger Woods is 2 back after Round 3 at Wyndham Championship

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Tiger Woods began Saturday with a share of the lead at the Wyndham Championship. After a third round, he’s now two strokes back at -13 of leader Jason Gore. Pars are big. So was this fist pump. Tiger remains tied for the lead. pic.twitter.com/dinaYaP5te — PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) August 22, 2015 Woods made three birdies and had several big par saves before missing a ...

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Tiger Woods: ‘I made so many mistakes’

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Tiger Woods had another miserable round in a major championship, shooting a 4-over-par 76 on Thursday at the Open Championship. After 9, Woods was 4-over 40.  He bogeyed No. 1, 2, 5 and seven on the first nine and then bogeyed the 10th hole.  A birdie on No. 14 got him back to 4-over. Woods was called a “middle-of-the-pack hack” by ESPN’s golf ...

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Tiger Woods, Jason Dufner burn tabloids, play practice round together

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Jason Dufner and Tiger Woods are obviously not feuding over the tabloids reports involving Dufner’s ex-wife Amanda. Two weeks ago, the tabloids reported that Tiger and Dufner’s ex-wife Amanda had been dating “for months,” and that Woods even flew her to Seattle when he was preparing for the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay. “Even though Tiger dated Lindsey for years, he had a ‘thing’ ...

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Rory McIlroy turned to Tiger Woods for advice after injury

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Soon after injuring his left ankle, Rory McIlroy turned to Tiger Woods to discuss the injury. McIlroy, who sent Woods a text message on July 4, injured his left ankle while playing soccer with his friends and later learned that he had sustained a total rupture of an ankle ligament and the associated joint capsule. He announced Wednesday that he would not ...

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Tiger Woods posts first bogey-free scorecard in 55 rounds

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Tiger Woods left The Greenbrier Classic without his first trophy in nearly two years, but he did leave the course with renewed confidence. Woods posted his first bogey-free scorecard in 55 competitive rounds, finishing with a final-round 3-under 67. “Today was a good day,” said Woods after his round. “Best I’ve hit it in a long long time. It could have been a special round. If I ...

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Tiger Woods doesn’t care what you think about his golf game

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Tiger Woods shot a 4-under 66 in the first round of the Greenbrier Classic on Thursday. “I know what I am doing out here on the golf course. I know what it feels like. I know where my game is and what progress I have or haven’t made,” Woods said on Wednesday before an impressive opening round at the Greenbrier ...

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Tiger Woods cheated on Lindsey Vonn with Amanda Dufner?

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According to the National Enquirer, Tiger Woods cheated on Lindsey Vonn with Jason Dufner’s ex-wife Amanda Dufner. Jason Dufner and Amanda Dufner, now Amanda Boyd, ended their marriage in April citing an “irretrievable breakdown of the marriage.” From Radar Online: “Even though Tiger dated Lindsey for years, he had a ‘thing’ for Amanda,” a source told The ENQUIRER. “At first, ...

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Professional golf needs Jordan Spieth

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As I sit here and, like the rest of you, take in the finish of the 2015 US Open, I wonder about the current state of professional golf. Jordan Spieth, just five weeks shy of his 22nd birthday has now taken a second major championship. Think very hard about that for a second. Not only is the young Texan, a ...

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Tiger Woods will miss US Open weekend for second time

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Tiger Woods will miss the cut in a major championship for the fifth time as a professional. Following a first round 80 at Chambers Bay, Woods shot a 6-over 76 in the second round and is 16 over for the U.S. Open. Woods last missed the cut at the U.S. Open in 2006, a moth after his father, Earl, passed away.  He has now missed ...

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