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NEWS: Woods Withdraws From Next Two Tour Events

Tiger Woods’ comeback has stalled again. Woods announced Friday morning on his website that upon the advice of doctors he will not play in the Genesis Open or the Honda Classic over the next two weeks due to ongoing back spasms similar to those that prompted him to withdraw from…

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NEWS: Tiger Scheduled to Play Four Times in Five Weeks

After missing nearly all of 2016 due to injury, Tiger Woods is slated to return to some familiar venues this year. Woods has confirmed that he will make his 2017 debut Jan. 26-29 at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines, a course where he has won eight times. The following…

Wayne Westner, a 1996 World Cup of Golf winner, reached as high as No. 40 in the Official World Golf Rankings.

BREAKING NEWS: South African Pro Dies In Apparent Suicide

Wayne Westner, a South African who won twice on the European Tour in the 1990s, died Wednesday in an apparent suicide, according to multiple media reports. A police spokesman confirmed to the South Coast Herald that a man who died of a gunshot wound to the head was Westner. The 55-year-old…