world-news

Tiger Woods wins prestigious 'fifth Masters' Players Championship

New York, May 13 : Golfer Tiger Woods has ended his row with Spanish golfer Sergio Garcia by winning the Players Championship on Sunday.


Woods put an end to the war of words with Garcia over the weekend by closing the tournament at 2 under 70 by finding land on the final two holes, the New York Post reports.

Woods nailed down his 78th golf victory on the PGA Tour, winning the Players for the first time since 2001 and joined the league of Fred Couples, Davis Love III and Steve Elkington as the only two-time winners at the TPC Sawgrass.

Garcia made double bogey by taking 13 shots to cover the final two holes while Woods made his double bogey on the 14th hole, resulting in a four-way tie with Garcia, Maggert and Lingmerth.

The report said that the final two holes were to be fought for by Woods and Garcia which further raised the competition between the two especially with Garcia retorting that Woods is 'not the nicest guy on tour'.

--ANI (Posted on 14-05-2013)

world-news headlines

Malaysian Indian leader cremated with state honours

After clash, Russia asks Ukraine to de-escalate tensions

Jamaica dominate sprints on windy night

Willis wins second straight BAA Invitational Mile

Little change in La Liga relegation fight

US drone strike kills militants in Yemen

Windies speedster escapes serious injury in accident

Hamilton leads third straight Mercedes one-two at Chinese GP

Barca president Bartomeu insists no elections this summer

Pope celebrates Easter Sunday Mass

Gebremeskel breaks men's event record to win Boston 5K

Juventus beat Bologna to close in on Serie A title

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014

Comments

Your e-mail:


Your Full Name:


Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box

Message:

Back to Top