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QUICK TAKE: Woods Strong While Other Stars Struggle

QUICK TAKE: Woods Strong While Other Stars Struggle

PALM HARBOR, FLORIDA | Those who have insisted a successful Tiger Woods comeback could never happen are now beginning to sweat. Coming off of a 12th-place finish at the Honda Classic, Woods had an exuberant crowd captivated from the opening gun during his 1-under 70 Thursday at the Valspar Championship….

QUICK TAKE: Terrific Trio Pumps Life Into Valspar View More
Tiger Woods and Jordan Spieth will play with Henrik Stenson in the first two rounds of the Valspar Championship. (Photo Credit: Kyle Terada, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Terrific Trio Pumps Life Into Valspar

PALM HARBOR, FLORIDA | As the cool wind blew through the lush terrain of Innisbrook’s Copperhead Course, you could sense a renewed energy to the Valspar Championship. Tiger Woods. Rory McIlroy. Jordan Spieth. Rarely have they found themselves in the same PGA Tour field, let alone at an event that…

WATCH: Rory Four-Putts For A Double Bogey At Pebble Beach Pro-Am View More
Rory McIlroy four-putts the par-4 fifth on Monterey Peninsula Country Club during the second round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. (via Twitter)

WATCH: Rory Four-Putts For A Double Bogey At Pebble Beach Pro-Am

This is hard to watch. Rory McIlroy four-putted – from no more than 10 feet – for a double bogey on the par-4 fifth hole at Monterey Peninsula Country Club during the second round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. McIlroy drove it just short of the green on the…

Rory Revved Up For Pebble Beach Pro-Am Debut View More
Rory McIlroy is making his AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am debut this week. (Action Images via Reuters/Craig Brough)

Rory Revved Up For Pebble Beach Pro-Am Debut

PEBBLE BEACH, CALIFORNIA | For Rory McIlroy, his first appearance in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am comes with both a practical and an emotional benefit. McIlroy will spend the next three days – four if they play well enough – with his father, Gerry, who is his amateur partner at…

QUICK TAKE: Rory Declares Himself ‘Ready To Challenge’ View More
Rory has his eyes set on adding another major to his mantle.

QUICK TAKE: Rory Declares Himself ‘Ready To Challenge’

ABU DHABI, UAE | He’s back. After 104 days Rory McIlroy is about to play competitive golf. Again. To the Northern Irishman who has won four major championships, but not one since August 2014, the game should say: Welcome. Good to have you back. Actually, it is stretching a point…