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Tiger Woods racked up the most world ranking points in 2013

Along with victories, money and scoring average, another way to measure the strength of a golf season is total world ranking points. Tiger Woods won that category, too, but just barely over Henrik Stenson. A closer look reveals it was not really that close. Woods earned 488.75 points this year, only 3.65 points ahead of […]

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Tiger Woods skips HSBC Champions, but most other top players on hand

Getty Images Tiger Woods is sitting out the HSBC Champions after almost perfect attendance, and an otherworldy winning percentage in WGC events over the last decade. SHANGHAI – Three years ago at Sheshan International, hundreds of fans wanting an autograph stood outside the clubhouse where Tiger Woods was signing his scorecard at the HSBC Champions. […]

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With one of the most memorable rounds of his profession, Mickelson wins his initial Open

GULLANE, Scotland — Phil Mickelson and the British Open utilised to be two cool things that did not mix so well, the coffee and orange juice of golf. Mickelson hit it too high, took too numerous dangers, and seemed reluctant to club down in order to keep away from the rough and maintain his ball […]

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The Van Cynical Mailbag: Sergio vs. Tiger is the most recent in golf’s tradition of lame excuses

AP Tiger Woods and Sergio Garcia in happier occasions at the 1999 Masters. Welcome to Lame Excuses Week. You will just have to guess who inspired this new holiday with their actions at The Players. Let’s get started: Hey, I went ahead and wrote the very first paragraph just before you got here. A marshal […]

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Globe-trotting Rory McIlroy is speedily mastering what life’s like as golf’s most marketable player

The bright lights of Shanghai are particularly impressive from a few thousand feet in the air, even for a weary world traveler like Rory McIlroy. On Sunday night he peered out an airplane window and said softly, “Well, there it is.” Wearing black jeans, a V-neck T-shirt and a hoodie, McIlroy was slouched in the […]

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Playing for group and nation tends to make the Ryder Cup golf’s most compelling rivalry

TANNEN MAURY / EPA The 2012 Ryder Cup begins Friday at Medinah. The following is the introduction to the new Sports Illustrated E-book, Golf’s Greatest Rivalry: The Five Most Memorable Ryder Cups. Far more details on the book and how to download it is right here. For years now the Ponte Vedra deskmen in their […]

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By outsourcing his swing, Tiger Woods might have lost manage of the issue he desires most

DUBLIN, Ohio – One of the new books of the moment, which was not too long ago reviewed in the New York Times Sunday Book Assessment, is named The Outsourced Self, Intimate Life in Marketplace Times, by Arlie Russell Hochschild. It is far from a golf book, but the subject of outsourcing is definitely relevant […]

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Curtis rises swiftly in most recent ranking, Westwood goes nowhere immediately after win

Getty Pictures Ben Curtis climbed from 285th all the way up to 156th location in the Official World Golf Ranking thanks to his triumph in Texas. SAN ANTONIO — Former British Open winner Ben Curtis ended a six-year wait for a PGA Tour victory on Sunday at the Valero Texas Open, and in the method […]

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