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'Tiger Woods' resurgence sends bolt of electricity through golf'

Woods needed a birdie on the final hole to force a play-off at the Valspar Championship, but could only make par



Rarely do UK headlines go to a player finishing second behind a British champion on the PGA Tour, but that was an inevitability in the wake of Tiger Woods finishing runner-up to Paul Casey last Sunday.

Take nothing away from Casey's brilliant victory at the Valspar Championship, his first on the American circuit for nine years; it was a terrific performance in Florida, providing a long overdue win for the 40-year-old Englishman.

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Rules of golf: R&A and USGA confirm major overhaul from 2019

David Rickman, the R&A's executive director of governance, has led the overhaul of rules that will be implemented on 1 January 2019



Golf's governing bodies have confirmed a radical overhaul of the game's rules to be implemented in 2019.

The R&A and United States Golf Association (USGA) have made alterations to proposals released for public consultation last year.

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Tiger Woods to play PGA Tour events as part of Masters preparations

Woods won the last of his 14 majors at the 2008 US Open



Fourteen-time major winner Tiger Woods will play in two upcoming PGA Tour events as he prepares to return to the Masters at Augusta next month.

The 42-year-old American will play in next week's Valspar Championship near Tampa and the following week's Arnold Palmer Invitational in Orlando.

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Ryder Cup 2018: Tiger Woods and Steve Stricker named US vice-captains

Steve Stricker (left) served as the US captain during last year's Presidents Cup victory, with Woods as his assistant



United States captain Jim Furyk has named Tiger Woods and Steve Stricker as his vice-captains for the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Paris.

America, who beat Europe in 2016 at Hazeltine, will attempt to retain the trophy from 28-30 September.

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Tiger Woods: American to play in Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines

Tiger Woods made his PGA Tour debut at The Riviera in 1992 at the age of 17



Tiger Woods will continue his competitive comeback at the Farmers Insurance Open later this month.

The 14-time major winner underwent back surgery last April and was sidelined for almost 10 months.

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