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Tag: tiger woods

Tiger Woods Joins Calls For Greg Norman to Quit

Speaking ahead of the Hero World Challenge, Tiger Woods has repeated Rory McIlroy’s call for Greg Norman to quit as LIV Golf CEO - to allow a settlement to be negotiated in golf’s civil war. read more ...


Woods Announces Return to Golf in 2022

Social media has gone into meltdown with the news that Tiger Woods has announced he will return to action at the 2022 Hero World Challenge. read more ...


Jack Nicklaus vs Tiger Woods - Their Greatest Clutch Putts

There are two golfers who stand head and shoulders above the rest when it comes to willing the ball into the hole when it matters most - Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods. We recall some of biggest and best putts these two legends were able to hole when they absolutely had to. read more ...


There Will Never Be Another Tiger Woods

And so the question for golf is a simple enough one: what on earth happens when Tiger Woods hangs up his golf clubs for good? Just when you think that this extraordinary athlete cannot surprise you again he did precisely that with his announcement that he intended to play in The Masters last week. read more ...


Tiger Woods WILL Play in The Masters And Believes He Can Win

Get ready for another outbreak of Tiger Mania. The news we have all craved was finally delivered when Tiger Woods confirmed that he will be making his competitive comeback at The Masters this week, 14 months after the car crash in which he nearly lost his right leg. read more ...


Tiger Woods Makes Emotional Speech at Hall of Fame Ceremony

Tiger Woods became the 164th inductee to golf’s Hall of Fame in Florida. And as he accepted perhaps the greatest honour of his career, the 15-time major champion chose not to mention any of his 82 PGA Tour wins, major victories or numerous operations. read more ...


Tiger Woods Pockets Millions Despite Barely Hitting a Shot

Incredibly, Tiger Woods has won $8m for generating more media interest than any other golfer in 2021 - even though he played just one tournament all year.  read more ...


Tiger Woods Insists That Return to Golf is Long Way Off

The world’s best golfers are at Riviera for the Genesis Invitational but in a tournament hosted by Tiger Woods there was always only going to be one question on everybody’s lips: when will Woods be back in action? read more ...


When Will Tiger Woods Return to The PGA Tour

Tiger Woods thrilled golf fans when he played in the PNC Championship with his son, Charlie, but said afterwards that he is still nowhere near being tournament ready. However, that hasn’t stopped continued speculation about when he will be back. read more ...


Five of Tiger's Best Victories

Marking Tiger Woods' 46th birthday, Golfshake's Derek Clements has picked out five of the great man's victories that stand out to him, from his first major to his last, with a pair of staggering, record-breaking performances between them. read more ...


We Should Not Be Surprised by Tiger's Comeback

Nobody who witnessed Tiger Woods’ latest comeback should be surprised. Yes, it was only a low-key 36-hole exhibition event played in the company of his 12 year-old son, but Woods once again proved to be box office. Golfshake's Derek Clements reflects on a memorable outing for the 15-time major champion, and where it could lead in 2022. read more ...


Tiger Woods Makes Incredible Comeback Alongside His Son

On the eve of his 46th birthday, Tiger Woods defied the odds once again by producing some sensational golf alongside his 12-year-old son Charlie as they recorded 11 successive birdies to finish two shots behind winners John Daly and his son John Jr in the PNC Championship. read more ...


Tiger Woods - The Greatest of All Time

Tiger Woods changed the face of professional golf for ever and every player who routinely picks up winners’ cheques for sums in excess of $1m should give thanks to him. When Woods was in the field TV viewing figures went through the roof. Fans and sponsors alike couldn’t get enough of him. Everybody wanted him in their field.  Derek Clements assesses the impact Tiger's had on the game. read more ...


Woods Admits His Incredible Journey Is Nearing An End

Golfshake Sports writer Derek Clements reports on the latest news following an exclusive Golf Digest interview with Tiger Woods. read more ...


The Brand of Tiger Woods Remains Untouchable

Remarkably, a certain golfer has been tipped to inherit the largest sum from the PGA Tour's Player Impact Program money, an estimated $8 million - and he hasn’t struck a golf ball all season. That, of course, would be Tiger Woods. Golfshake's Liam Moore explains why Tiger's brand remains bigger than anything else. read more ...


Remembering Tiger's First PGA Tour Victory

25 years ago, Tiger Woods won his first PGA Tour title, marking the start of a legendary professional career. Golfshake's Derek Clements turns back the clock and reflects on Tiger's playoff victory over Davis Love III in Las Vegas a quarter of a century ago. read more ...


Tiger Woods Describes Pain of Injuries After Car Crash

Forget any speculation about Tiger Woods playing golf again this year - the 15-time major champion has set his goal as being able to walk on his own as he continues his long and painful recovery from the multiple leg injuries he sustained in a car crash. read more ...


Tiger Woods Recovering Following Major Surgery After Car Crash

Tiger Woods was said to be awake, responsive and recovering in his hospital room following major surgery after the horrendous single-car accident that almost took his life on Tuesday. read more ...


PNC Championship Round up - Charlie is a chip off the old block

Justin Thomas and his father, Mike, won the PNC Championship but it was an 11-year-old boy who stole everybody’s hearts. Charlie Woods, the son of 15-time major champion Tiger turns out to be a chip off the old block. read more ...


Why Tiger's Lack of Competitive Golf is a Problem

Tiger Woods made his return to the PGA Tour at the Memorial, with flashes of brilliance diluted by medicore play. Showing understandable rust, Will Trinkwon believes that the 15-time major champion's light schedule could hold him back in the upcoming season of majors as he chases down records. read more ...


Why Tiger's Reluctance to Play Could Hurt His Record Chasing

When will we see Tiger Woods play in a professional golf tournament again? Will Trinkwon delves into the 15-time major champion's reduced schedule and questions whether such an approach is best for his chances to surpass records, specifically Sam Snead's PGA Tour win total. read more ...


Why Is Tiger Not Playing At Bay Hill?

It has historically been one of his favourite playgrounds, but Tiger Woods is not competing at Bay Hill this week. The 15-time major champion has skipped the Arnold Palmer Invitational, an event he has won on eight occasions, underlining that at 44, his schedule will continue be fluid and comparatively light. read more ...


Why is the 7 Iron Your Favourite Club?

What is your favourite club in the bag? Unless you are one of those golfers who goes through dozens of putters and new sets of irons each season, then you probably have one. We asked thousands of players in the 2019 Golfshake Survey to name theirs, and the result may come as a surprise. read more ...


Highlights Of The Decade

TIGER WOODS dominated the 1990s and the 2000s before his body let him down and injuries took their toll.  It got us thinking about the most outstanding performances of this decade. Woods still tops the list, but there were many other memorable moments. Here, we look at 10 of the best read more ...


PGA Tour Players of the Decade

There have been a plethora of memorable performances during the past decade, and the emergence of a host of world-class players who have thrilled us since 2010.  In the first part of our 'look back at the decade' series, Golfshake writer Derek Clements reviews the top players on the PGA Tour. read more ...


Tiger Woods Steals Show in Year to Remember

Brooks Koepka finishes 2019 as the world number one and Rory McIlroy was crowned PGA Tour Player of the Year after his victories in the Players Championship, Tour Championship and Canadian Open, but the year belongs to Tiger Woods. Golfshake's Derek Clements looks back on an unforgettable PGA Tour season. read more ...


USA Complete Stunning Comeback to Clinch Presidents Cup

Inspired by playing captain Tiger Woods, the United States claimed eight of the possible 12 points in the singles to win the Presidents Cup at Royal Melbourne yet again, denying International captain Ernie Els victory. Golfshake's Derek Clements reflects on a memorable event in Australia. read more ...


2019 Presidents Cup Preview

Tiger Woods leads the United States as playing captain in their defence of the Presidents Cup against Ernie Els' Internationals at the magnificent Royal Melbourne in Australia, showcasing team match play at its best. Golfshake's Derek Clements looks ahead to the event and rates the chances of a surprise home triumph. read more ...


Is There Any Point to the Presidents Cup?

This year's Presidents Cup is being played at the magnificent Royal Melbourne, with Ernie Els leading the International team against the United States led by playing captain Tiger Woods. Those ingredients sound exciting, but Golfshake's Derek Clements is not impressed by the event. read more ...


PGA Tour Players Hate Slow Play And Are Still Intimidated by Tiger Woods

Anonymous surveys can often be a window into the minds of people. PGA Tour players were recently surveyed on a variety of topics, some more contentious than others. Golfshake's Derek Clements takes a look at the most interesting responses. read more ...


Wonderful Tiger Woods Writes Another Piece of History

Tiger Woods made history in Japan by winning the inaugural Zozo Championship, tying the 82 win record of Sam Snead on the PGA Tour, on his competitive return after knee surgery. Golfshake's Derek Clements reflects on yet another incredible achievement for the legendary American. read more ...


5 Things the Average Golfer Can Learn From Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods is one of the greatest golfers ever to have graced a fairway. His career has been defined by maximising each aspect of his game and body. But what can you learn from this golf icon? Will Trinkwon has identified five key areas that you can look to emulate. read more ...


Tiger Reflects on Stunning Masters Victory

Tiger Woods has admitted that he surprised even himself by winning The Masters and thus finally securing his 15th major title, and says that he hasn't yet fully come to grips with it. Golfshake's Derek Clements reacts to the legendary American's reflections. read more ...


Tiger Woods Now Has Ending Chapter His Career Deserved

Golfshake's Kieran Clark reflects on the remarkable journey of Tiger Woods, the spectacular rises and dramatic falls, all of which have culminated in his breathtaking triumph on Sunday at the Masters. read more ...


Where Does Tiger's Victory Figure in Sport's Greatest Comebacks?

Tiger Woods' fifth Masters title has already been widely considered among the greatest comeback achievements in the history of sports. Golfshake's Derek Clements reflects on many of the other stories that it can be compared with. read more ...


Reviewing Sky and BBC at The Masters

Tiger Woods won the Masters, but who claimed the TV battle between Sky and the BBC? Golfshake's Derek Clements shares his opinion on both broadcasters, their strengths and weaknesses, and reveals which of the two he preferred. read more ...


The Scale of Tiger's Victory at the Masters

Golfshake's Derek Clements tries to capture the enormity of Tiger's astonishing victory at the Masters, reflecting on the comments and widespread praise shared by many of the biggest names in sport and society. read more ...


Golfshake Podcast #39: 2019 Masters Reaction

Golfshake's Kieran Clark and Matt Holbrook instantly react to Tiger Woods' extraordinary triumph in the Masters, as the legendary American rolled back the years to secure his first major title since 2008, overcoming a depth of injuries, personal humiliations and torment to complete one of the most remarkable triumphs in history. read more ...


Miraculous Tiger Woods is the Master Once Again

Following a Sunday of tense drama, Tiger Woods has completed the most extraordinary of comebacks and won the Masters for fifth time, 14 years since his last, and 11 since his most recent major victory. Golfshake's Derek Clements recaps an unpredictable and historic final day and unimaginable achievement. read more ...


TaylorMade Reveals New Tiger Woods Irons

TaylorMade has revealed its new P•7TW irons that have been designed with Tiger Woods. These premium, players models have brought together the minimalism of precision forged muscle back blades, with the technology of TaylorMade's own Milled Grind sole and tungsten weighting to deliver a unique feel and flight control. read more ...


Tiger's Successful Comeback Leads to Jump in Wealth

Thanks in no small part to his incredible comeback season, during which he won his 80th PGA Tour title, seriously contended in two majors and forced his way onto America’s Ryder Cup team, Tiger Woods saw his personal fortune increase by $50m in 2018 according to Forbes. read more ...


Tiger's Double-hit Push Shot Leaves a Bad Taste in the Mouth

Golf writer Derek Clements reports on the recent Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas where he feels there is one set of rule for the likes of Tiger Woods and another set for the rest of us. What do you think? read more ...


Tiger Reflects on Comeback Year as he Plans to Reduce Playing Schedule

Tiger Woods has reflected on a remarkable 12 months that saw him return to the game, win again on the PGA Tour, contend in majors, and play in the Ryder Cup, but also note his plans for 2019 will be different to this past year. Golfshake's Derek Clements reports. read more ...


The Hero World Challenge Preview, Picks & Analysis

A year since he made this return to the game, Tiger Woods hosts the Hero World Challenge, bringing together a select field of impressive names in The Bahamas, including Justin Rose, Dustin Johnson, Rickie Fowler and Tommy Fleetwood. Who is going to end the year on a high? Derek Clements previews the event. read more ...


Tiger Wants to be Playing Captain at Presidents Cup

Tiger Woods has surpassed expectations in his comeback by contending in majors, playing in the Ryder Cup, and winning the Tour Championship. As captain of the USA at the Presidents Cup in 2019, he is intrigued by the possibility of combining that role with playing, emulating Hale Irwin in 1994. Golfshake's Derek Clements reports. read more ...


The Greatest Comebacks in Sport

Tiger Woods completed one of the most incredible comebacks in history by winning the Tour Championship, but where does it rank with the greatest in sport? Golfshake's Derek Clements places it alongside a variety of different extraordinary stories and events. read more ...


Golfshake Podcast #31: Ryder Cup Preview, Tiger's Incredible Comeback

Golfshake Ambassador Matt Holbrook joins Kieran Clark on the Golfshake Podcast to discuss the incredible scenes as Tiger Woods claimed an incredible comeback victory at the Tour Championship, and they look forward to this week's Ryder Cup. read more ...


Tiger vs Phil - Does Anybody Really Care?

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will go head to head over 18 holes in Las Vegas with a mind-boggling $9m up for grabs. The match will be played. But does anybody really care? Golfshake's Derek Clements gives his thoughts on The Match. read more ...


The Sights and Sounds from Tiger's Run at the PGA

Tiger Woods electrified the huge crowds at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis with a resurgent and thrilling Sunday charge at the Wanamaker Trophy in the PGA Championship. We relive the sights and sounds from a sensory experience. read more ...


Tiger's Incredible Record at Firestone

The WGC Bridgestone Invitational is being held at Firestone Country Club for a final time, with eight-time winner Tiger Woods part of the field. We take a look back at his victories at the venue dating back to 1999. read more ...


Tiger Woods Comeback - Half-Term Report

Six months into his comeback on the PGA Tour, Golfshake's Derek Clements assesses the year of Tiger Woods, and reflects on the results and performances he has produced ahead of the Open at Carnoustie. read more ...


Assessing Tiger's Return to the Masters

Tiger Woods made his return to the Masters, and though his performance fell short of the lofty expectations placed upon him, Golfshake's Derek Clements reflects on that showing and why it was a hugely positive week for the 14-time major champion. read more ...


Tiger Woods and Ernie Els Named Presidents Cup Captains

The Presidents Cup - which has been dominated by the United States since its inception - has been lacking a certain level of buzz and hype, but that was certainly turned on its head by the announcement that Tiger Woods and Ernie Els would Captain the two sides for next year's meeting at the legendary Royal Melbourne in Australia.  read more ...


Tiger Woods Presence Draws Staggering TV Viewing Figures

Is Tiger Woods still a draw in 2018? The answer is unquestionably yes, as the 14-time major champion's performance at the Valspar Championship - where he finished runner-up - surpassed that of the biggest events in golf during recent years. read more ...


It's Only a Matter of Time Before Tiger Wins Again

For years, it had seemed unlikely, but Tiger Woods is back contending in golf tournaments. Coming just short at the Valspar Championship, the 14-time major champion's comeback is progressing tremendously, and Golfshake's Derek Clements believes that his next victory is coming soon. read more ...


Wonderful Woods Silences the Doubters

ANY and all doubts about the form and fitness of 14-time major champion Tiger Woods were well and truly banished during the second round of the Valspar Championship at Innisbrook Resort in Florida. read more ...


Tiger Needs to Improve as Justin Thomas Criticises Unruly Fans

Bubba Watson won the Genesis Open, but there were plenty of talking points from Riviera. Golfshake's Derek Clements assesses the comeback of Tiger Woods, who missed the cut, and comments made by Justin Thomas, criticising the behaviour of unruly fans. read more ...


Tiger Woods Achieves First Small Victory in Comeback

Tiger Woods made his first cut in 888 days at the Farmers Insurance Open, finishing in a tie for 23rd. Derek Clements looks closer at what is a small victory in his comeback, and what we could expect going forward from the 14-time major champion. read more ...


History of Tiger Woods at Torrey Pines

Torrey Pines has long been considered a favourite playground for Tiger Woods. It has unquestionably been a lucrative association, as the former world number one has secured 14 titles at the venue in La Jolla, California. As the 14-time major champion returns for his comeback onto the regular PGA Tour, look back at his victories on this iconic layout. read more ...


Tiger Generation Has Taken Over in Golf

Golf is becoming increasingly dominated by players in their 20s, a generation who grew up when Tiger Woods was at his peak. Derek Clements takes a closer look at this 'Tiger Generation' and the success they are having on tour. read more ...


Farmers Insurance Open Preview, Picks & Analysis

Torrey Pines is a very special place, not least because it is where Tiger Woods won the last of his 14 major titles, the US Open, 10 years ago. It is also the home of the Farmers Insurance Open, a tournament that Woods has won seven times. How fitting then that it should also be the venue for his latest, much-awaited comeback. read more ...


Spieth Relishes Return to Action of Tiger Woods

Golf needs Tiger Woods more than Tiger Woods needs golf. If you doubt it, ask yourself why so many of his rivals are so excited about the great man’s return to competitive action. Open champion Jordan Spieth is just the latest to go on record as saying that he cannot wait to see the 14-time major champion striding the fairways again. read more ...


Tiger Optimistic for Success in 2018

Something strange has happened to Tiger Woods. One of the world’s most private individuals, a sportsman who has never before shared his innermost thoughts with the world, suddenly cannot stop talking. And what a refreshing change it makes. read more ...


Tiger Woods to Fly Solo After Parting Company with Swing Coach

So what are we to make of the news that Tiger Woods has split from his coach Chris Como?  Derek Clements looks back at past coaches and records. read more ...


Tiger Woods Remains a Box Office TV Draw

Tiger remains Box Office. Believe it or believe it not, more people watched his return at the Hero World Challenge on NBC and the Golf Channel in America than watched any other tournament on the PGA Tour in 2017. read more ...


Norman Believes Tiger Needs to Manage His Expectations in Comeback

And so it goes on. Greg Norman, the former world number one, is the latest to weigh in with his views on the possibility of Tiger Woods being able to make a successful return to the winners’ circle. read more ...


Golf and Sport Reacts to Tiger Comeback as He Expects Open Return at Carnoustie

Everyone has got an opinion on Tiger Woods' return to golf last week, including the man himself, who is now looking forward to an expected return to the Open Championship at Carnoustie. Derek Clements reflects on the responses from across golf and sport. read more ...


Comeback Suggests Tiger's Latest Return May Not Be False Dawn

Tiger Woods largely impressed - and surprised - during his return to golf at the Hero World Challenge. Reflecting on previous comebacks, Golfshake's Kieran Clark believes this latest one feels significantly different and may suggest a glorious final chapter for the 14-time major champion. read more ...


Fowler Shoots 61 to Win in Paradise but Woods is the Real Hero

Rickie Fowler stole the limelight from comeback kid Tiger Woods, firing an incredible final round of 61 to win the Hero World Challenge at Albany in the Bahamas. Fowler began the final round seven shots behind leader Charley Hoffman and finished four ahead of his fellow American. read more ...


Positive Reports on Tiger Ahead of Comeback

The internet is alive with reports of how well Tiger Woods is hitting the ball ahead of his long-awaited comeback at the Hero Challenge in the Bahamas – especially after he played in a four ball with Dustin Johnson, Brad Faxon and some guy called Trump. read more ...


Hero World Challenge Preview, Picks & Analysis

There is only one story in town this week - the comeback of a certain Tiger Woods at his own tournament, the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas. Derek Clements looks ahead to what promises to be a compelling event as the 14-time major champion begins his latest return to golf. read more ...


When Tiger Says Golf Ball is Going Too Far We Should Pay Attention

Does the modern golf ball go too far? That is the view of 14-time major champion Tiger Woods, who recently commented on the subject and the issues that it raises. Golfshake's Derek Clements believes that we should sit up and take note of these words that have been echoed by figures including Jack Nicklaus. read more ...


Will Tiger Emerge From the Woods and Remind Us How Good He Once Was?

Tiger Woods is to make his latest comeback in the Hero Challenge to be played in the Bahamas at the end of November - and, unsurprisingly, social media is alive with anticipation. Derek Clements reports on the challenges that the 14-time major champion faces. read more ...


Tiger Woods Announces Latest Return to Competitive Golf

Nine months after withdrawing from the Dubai Desert Classic, Tiger Woods has announced that he will be making his latest comeback to professional golf at next month’s Hero World Challenge. read more ...


Should We Be Excited by Those Swing Clips of Tiger?

There has been much excitement on social media about the footage posted by Tiger Woods showing that he is now once again fit enough to be hitting drivers. This came less than a week after he posted slow-motion film of him hitting irons. read more ...


Tiger Has Nothing Left to Prove and His Legacy is Secure

If, as he suggested might be the case, Tiger Woods never again plays a competitive round of golf, it will be a shame for us, but what an incredible legacy he leaves behind. Golfshake's Derek Clements pays tribute to the 14-time major champion's legendary career. read more ...


Tiger Set to Step Back Into Positive Limelight at Presidents Cup

Tiger Woods looks set to step back into the public environment of competitive golf next month at the Presidents Cup in New Jersey, when he is expected to serve as one of Steve Stricker's assistant captains for the United States team. read more ...


Tiger Woods to Miss 2017 Masters Tournament

Four-time champion Tiger Woods has confirmed that he will not be competing in next week's Masters Tournament at Augusta National, which comes a momentous 20 years after his historic first major championship victory that has long been considered a watershed moment for the game.  read more ...


Greatest Arnold Palmer Invitational Moments

This week's Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill is a celebration of the incredible legacy left behind by the legendary host, and it's worth remembering some of the memorable moments and finishes that we have seen in this event. read more ...


Rory Feels Sorry for Tiger Woods

Rory McIlroy's making his return to competitive golf this week, but took some time to address a number of hot topics in the game, most notably Tiger Woods and Donald Trump. We take a closer look at what the Northern Irishman had to say. read more ...


Tiger Withdraws From Next Two PGA Tour Events

Following his missed cut at Torrey Pines and subsequent withdrawal in Dubai, Tiger Woods has confirmed that he won't be playing in the Genesis Open or Honda Classic, citing back spasms. Does this latest setback signal the end for the 14-time major champion? read more ...


Does Tiger Woods Have the Yips?

Does Tiger have the yips? That's the view of golf's most opinionated nine-time major champion, Gary Player, who traces the former world number one's woes back many years. Others have expressed a variety of potential explanations. read more ...


Golf World Reacts to Tiger's Latest WD

Tiger Woods has withdrawn from the Dubai Desert Classic, citing back spasms. It's a huge setback early in his latest comeback, and raises significant questions about his potential future in the game. read more ...


Dubai Desert Classic Preview, Picks & Analysis

Tiger's comeback moves onto the Dubai Desert Classic, which he previously won in 2006 and 2008. Danny Willett is the defending champion, but Henrik Stenson is likely to be favourite. Derek Clements looks ahead to a huge week. read more ...


Tiger's Comeback Cut Short at Torrey Pines

Tiger's comeback at Torrey Pines didn't go entirely to plan, with the 14-time major champion missed the cut by four shots. Next up is Dubai for the 41-year-old. Derek Clements assesses the golf legend's form going into this week and beyond. read more ...


Tiger Not Shining Brightly After First Round at Torrey Pines

Tiger Woods made his return to the PGA Tour on Thursday, but it didn't go entirely to plan as he slumped on the back-nine to shoot 76 at Torrey Pines. Derek Clements reports on the first step of the legend's comeback run. read more ...


Farmers Insurance Open Preview, Picks & Analysis

Tiger Woods makes his first appearance of 2017 at one of his favourite venues, Torrey Pines. The 14-time major champion will be facing a strong field, but what are his chances of success? Derek Clements previews the event. read more ...


Tiger Woods Ready To Roll at Riviera in 2017

Following his recent comeback at the Hero Challenge, Tiger Woods has confirmed that he will play in the Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club in February. Derek Clements looks at his chances of success in 2017. read more ...


Golfers Who Fell Off A Cliff

Players can triumph in major championships and dominate the game, but that is no guarantee of future success. Despite having it all, form can desert even the best. Derek Clements looks back on some examples. read more ...


Assessing Tiger's Comeback Performance

Tiger Woods returned to competitive golf after 16 months, but how successful was the 14-time major champion's latest comeback? Derek Clements assesses each aspect of his game and how things bode going forward. read more ...


Matsuyama Triumphs as Tiger Returns at Hero Challenge

Tiger Woods made his long awaited return to the game, but it was Hideki Matsuyama who continued his stunning run of international form to claim victory at the Hero Challenge. The Japanese star's fourth triumph in his last five events. read more ...


Tiger's Best Shots on the PGA Tour

We take a look back at some of the greatest shots of Tiger's career on the PGA Tour, excluding what he achieved in majors, as a welcome reminder of just how incredbible he was at his peak. read more ...


Will Tiger Return with a Roar or Whimper?

All eyes are on Tiger Woods as he makes his first competitive appearance in 16 months at the Hero Challenge in the Bahamas, with the 14-time major champion included in a strong field of 18.  read more ...


Tiger's Best Shot

Everyone remembers Tiger's stunning chip on the 16th at the Masters in 2005, but fewer recall another remarkable shot that he played in the 2001 World Cup in Japan. It was arguably the best pressure moment of his career. read more ...


An open letter to Tiger Woods

Sports Journalist Derek Clements writes an open letter to Tiger Woods who appears to be lost in the woods once again. read more ...


Tiger is Coming Back and Write Him Off at Your Peril

Tiger Woods has announced he will make a comeback to competitive golf later this year. There is both excitement and anxiety of what might happen. However, for Golfshake's Derek Clements, we shouldn't write him off just yet. read more ...


2008 US Open: Tiger's Incredible Resolve

The 2008 US Open was Tiger Woods' 14th and last major championship victory. Despite the success that came before, it may also have been his most impressive. Take a look back at that thrilling week. read more ...


Tiger Woods 2000 US Open: The Greatest Golf Ever Played

It's now been 16 years since Tiger Woods mesmerised the golf world at Pebble Beach. Winning the US Open by an astonishing 15 shots, relive the greatest golf ever played. Shot by shot. read more ...


Tiger Offers Glimmer Of Hope That He May Soon Be Back

Derek Clements reports on the latest Tiger sightings, and the indications that the 14-time major champion is preparing to make his latest comeback to the game that he dominated for so long. read more ...


Look back at Tiger's eight incredible wins at Bay Hill

Though absent from this year's Arnold Palmer Invitational, the shadow of Tiger Woods continues to loom over Bay Hill, with his incredible eight victories defining the event almost as much as the legendary host himself. read more ...


11-year-old boy stuns Tiger Woods with hole in one at his new golf course

11-year-old Taylor Crozier incredibly holed the inaugural tee shot at the newly opened Playgrounds Course at Tiger Woods' Bluejack National in Texas. The 14-time major champion was there watching on. read more ...


Great Moments at Doral

The Blue Monster at Doral - now owned by Donald Trump - has enjoyed a long and distinguished history with the PGA Tour, dating back to 1962, crowning some of the game's all-time great players. read more ...


Tiger Still Lost in the Woods as Injury Nightmare Continues

Derek Clements reports on the latest rumours concerning Tigers rehabilitation. read more ...


Tiger at 40 - Will life begin again for Woods?

Tiger has hot rock bottom. His body is broken and maybe his swing and mind is too, but can he turn it all around and make one of all time great comebacks. Derek Clements examines his chances.  read more ...


Tiger at 40 - It's been a tough 12 months, but I'm not done yet

Writing on his website, Woods admitted that 2015 was a "tough year physically", but he insists that he can win more majors in the future.  read more ...


Tiger Woods v Jack Nicklaus - A major comparison

Tiger Woods looked a certainty to beat the record of 18 major titles set by Jack Nicklaus, but injuries, personal scandal and a loss of form mean he has been stuck on 14 since 2008.Check out how the two compare.  read more ...


Tiger at 40 - Why there is still hope

Tiger may be 40 and his best golf is likely behind him, but if he can get fit and playing again he can be optimistic of winning a major or two in his 40's, plenty have done it before him..... read more ...


Tiger at 40 - His career by numbers

Tiger Woods has enjoyed a wonderfull career despite his recent injury woes. In this article we take a look back out some of the stand out numbers from the past 20 years.  read more ...


Tiger at 40 - His greatest achievements

As Tiger turns 40 we look back at some his greatest achievements , some of which may never be replicated within the game.  read more ...


Tiger Woods - An appreciation of a genius

Derek Clements shares his appreciation of a golfing genius. Tiger Woods cast serious doubts on his future caeer in recent days prompting much talk of retirement.  read more ...


Take a closer look at Tiger's new course

Tiger Woods has always done things his own way - and it seems that applies to his course design too. We take a closer look at his first US design project - Bluejack \   read more ...


Williams takes a step too many

Derek Clements reports on the latest controversy to surround Steve Williams following the release of his new book - Out of the Rough.  read more ...


The woes of Woods - Is this the end?

THE news that Tiger Woods has undergone a second back operation after doctors discovered that the first one hadn't worked could finally spell the end of the most remarkable golf career of modern times. read more ...


Counting the cash - Golf's top earners

Just how much did Golf's super stars earn in the past 12 months? We take a closer look at the finances of the likes of Tiger Woods, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy.  read more ...


Who are the biggest all time earners in golf?

Who were the biggest earners in golf in 2014? Derek Celments investigates who the wealthiest golfers on the planet are and where their money comes from. Some of the answers might surprise you.  read more ...


Spieth stutters but still has destiny in his hands

Sports Writer Derek Clements reports on day 3 of the Masters which saw McIlroy, Woods & Mickleson all make a charge but Jordan Spieth still heads into the final day with a 4 shot lead over Justin Rose. read more ...


Are we watching the next Tiger Woods?

Derek Clements asks are we watching the next Tiger Woods following a day 2 masterclass from 21 year old Jordan Spieth who followed his opening round of 64 with a 66. read more ...


Greatest golfers of all time steal the show at the Masters Par 3 Contest

The two greatest golfers of the modern era took centre stage for the annual Masters Par contest.  read more ...


McIlroy will be happy to be lost in the Woods

Rory McIlroy will, no doubt, have breathed a huge sigh of relief at the news that Tiger Woods is to compete in The Masters after all as it will take a little of the heat off the Northern Irishman as he bids to complete his career grand slam. read more ...


The Rise & Fall of Tiger Woods

It was amazing, maybe a one off event. A golfer that captured the world's imagination. It only took eleven years for Tiger Woods to amass 14 majors, but the fall has been even more spectacular.  read more ...


Tiger's Top 10 shots on the PGA Tour

Tiger has fallen outside the Top 100 of the World Rankings for the first time in nearly 25 years. We take a look back at Tiger's Top 10 shots of all time on the PGA Tour as a reminder of what we are missing.  read more ...


Tiger's first ever US course design to open October 2015

Tiger Woods maybe in the Autumn of his career on the course, but he is now forging himself a new and exciting career in Golf Course Design. read more ...


The King is Dead, Long Live the Kings

If you follow American golf closely, you could be forgiven for thinking that nobody other than Tiger Woods actually exists.  Even though he has withdrawn from the game because his game is in such a terrible state, there is an obsession with all things Woods. It is unhealthy, it is unfathomable and it flies in the face of everything that is being achieved by a group of fabulous young players who are taking the sport to a new level. read more ...


Is Golf as clean as we think it is?

Derek Clements shares his thoughts on the recent events that saw journeyman pro Dan Olsen suggest that Tiger was serving a one month enforced ban. Comments that he later retracted.  read more ...


Wounded Tiger headed for extinction?

Tiger Woods has announced yet another break from the game, this time though injury is not cited as the cause, but poor play. Derek Clements analyses what this means for the Tiger and if it spells the end of an amazing career.  read more ...


Woods career in the balance as he breaks down again

It seems a recurring nightmare. Tiger Woods returns to action. Shows some ropey form and then boom, his back goes again. That is what happened yesterday at the Farmers Insurance Open.  read more ...


Trials and tribulations - Does Tiger Woods have the chipping yips?

Tiger has a problem, it is hard to watch, but there is something seriously wrong with his short game. So, just how bad is it and what, if anything can he do about it?  read more ...


Farmers Insurance Open Preview, Tips & Analysis

One man is dominating the headlines ahead of the Farmers Insuarance Open and for all the wrong reasons! Tiger Woods is due to tee it up again, but the question hangs in the air - Will he even show up?  read more ...


Nike TW15: Tiger & Tobie talk new design plus Flyweave technology

Tiger Woods together with Nike Golf have announced the launch of the TW'15 shoe. A design that features a new technology - Flyweave read more ...


Nike Golf launches Tiger Woods 2015 golf shoe with Flyweave Innovation

Nike and Tiger Woods have been collaborating for many years to produce high performance shoes and 2015 is no different with the introduction of Flyweave technology!  read more ...


First look - Tiger's new swing

Tiger is preparing to return to competitive action at the Hero World Challenge, a tournament he runs in Isleworth and he is in possesion of a new swing thanks to swing consutant Chris Como. read more ...


Three Things to Look Out For on the PGA Tour 2015

As the PGA Tour kicks off it's 14/15 season Nick Bonfield assesses the potential for news and talking points including Tiger's return, first time winners and the demise of anchoring putters. read more ...


Chipping In - Warren's deserved win sees him added to Ryder Cup candidates

In his weekly column; Chipping In, Nick Bonfield reports on a week that saw Tiger Woods bow out of the Ryder Cup and Scotsman stake a claim for a place at Gleneagles. read more ...


Chipping In - McIlroy masterclass | Time for Tiger to take a break

In his weekly column, Nick Bonfield discusses yet another amazing week from the world of golf as Rory McIlroy confirmed the creation of a new era of domination. read more ...


Chipping In - Majesty, misbehaviour and microdiscectomy make the headlines

What a week it has been for golf! Good and bad. In his weekly column, Chipping In, Nick Bonfield reflects on several stories that have rocked golf. read more ...


Tiger's career hangs in the balance

Tiger Wood's again withdrew from a PGA Tour event yesterday as he hobbled from the course to a buggy and then eased his way into a car. He looked like the broken man that he so surely is.? read more ...


Tiger Woods defies critics, logic and his back on day one

It was a stunning display, one that confirmed Tiger still has got what it takes. Tiger's 69 maybe one of the most mentally impressive rounds of golf he has ever played. read more ...


Open Championship - The Magnificent Seven

Wondering who might win this year's Open Championship? Here are 7 guys that are in with a great shout and not all of them are obvious choices! read more ...


Tiger's Open chances look slim as age catches up with him

EVEN before he missed the cut at Congressional, Tiger Woods was admitting that he is no longer the player he once was - not that he needed to tell us. read more ...


Why Woods' Royal Liverpool win was one his greatest ever

Derek Clements looks back to Tiger Wood's stunning victory at Hoylake in 2006 and argues that it sits alonside his 1997 Masters and 2000 US Open wins as one of his finest. read more ...


Chipping In - Rose Back in Business

Justin Rose has been relatively quiet this year for his high standards, but he surged back into the winner’s circle with a fine performance in the Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. read more ...


Quiken Loans National: Postive signs for Woods as Rose grows in stature

Tiger is back and it appears with no health issues. He completed just the 36 holes at Congressional where Justin Rose won and continued with his rise in stature just 3 weeks ahead of The Open Championship. read more ...


Tiger returns to Royal Liverpool - Top 10 Open moments

Tiger is back! After 4 1/2 months out he will make his return this week and give himself some competitive game time ahead of the Open Championship at Royal Liverpool - We check out his Top 10 Open moments read more ...


Great news for Tiger

Following his withdrawal from the Masters due to serious back issues speculation has been rife as to when he might return. Well it seems that Woods is right on track with his recovery, maybe even ahead of schedule. read more ...


Golfshake Writers - Major predictions 2014

Every year the Golfshake team of writers pit their golfing expertise against each other and attempt to predict the four major champions each year. read more ...


10 Top Masters Moments this Millennium

The Masters have created some unbelieveable sporting drama and recent years have been packed with amazing moments. Nick Bonfield shares his 10 greatest Masters moments from recent years read more ...


The year of the young guns - Augusta awaits

Derek Clements previews this years Masters and suggets that this coulbe be the year of the young guns at Augusta National.... read more ...


Golfshake Writers - Major predictions 2014

Every year the Golfshake team of writers pit their golfing expertise against each other and attempt to predict the four major champions each year. read more ...


Chipping In - 6hrs for a round of golf....again!!

In this weeks Chipping In, Nick Bonfield discusses the slow play crisis that has once again engulfed the PGA Tour and the injuries suffered by Jason Day, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson ahead of this years Masters. read more ...


Mickelson a major doubt for the Masters

It was a sight that golf fans the world over did not see. Phil Mickelson being driven from the course clutching his side with what appeared to be a muscle injury. read more ...


Chipping In - Masters Watch

In this week's Chipping In, Nick Bonfield dicusses the rise of talented American Matt Every and the struggles of Adam Scott. In addition the build up to this years Masters is well under way.? read more ...


Chipping In: Cocky or Confident Reed ?

Nick Bonfield shares his thoughts from this weekend's action including the post win interview with Reed, the ongoing Woods saga, the new look Doral and Ryder Cup rookie line ups. read more ...


Chipping In - PGA Tour excelling

Nick Bonfield shares his opinions from some the weeks major talking points including the grand finale to the Honda Classic, Wood's woe and the return to form of Ross Fisher read more ...


Simply not good enough - World's best not on show at WGC

Derek Clements shares his views on the absence of some the world's best players from the WGC Accenture Matchplay.? read more ...


Vonn good for Tiger's golf - Vice versa?

Sports writer Derek Clements takes a closer look at the Tiger/Vonn relationship and what it could mean for the performance both athletes at the highest level... read more ...


Chipping In - Wood's stock falling; McIlory's rising

There might just be a Scot inviting himself to the party come October in Gleneagles. This week saw Stephen Gallacher defend in Dubai, meanwhile huge crowds enjoyed the atmosphere at the Phoenix Open.... read more ...


Gallacher makes history in Dubai

Stephen Gallacher made history on Sunday in the desert when he became the first man ever to defen the Dubai Desert Classic.. read more ...


McIlroy misfires, but still leads in Dubai

After his error-free opening round, the Northern Irishman found it much harder in round two, but a birdie at the par-five 18th ensured he goes into the weekend at the head of affairs. read more ...


Woods eclipsed in Dubai as McIlroy runs riot

The Dubai Desert classic got off to a stunning start early on Thursday morning as Tiger and Rory went head to head in the desert. Both now sit in the top 10, but it was Rory who stole the show... read more ...


Chipping In - Garcia's year to shine?

Golfshakes Nick Bonfield rounds up all the key talking points from the world og golf this week... read more ...


Does Golf need a lot more of the 16th at Pheonix?

It is becoming one of the most iconic holes in golf. Is this because it is a great hole? Or is it because it is surrounded by water? No it is because it is the self proclaimed 'stadium hole' read more ...


European Tour -Desert swing preview 2014

The European Tour's Desert Swing is slowly, but surely establishing itself as the stand out curtain raiser to each new season. read more ...



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