Tag Archives: Tour championship


Six spectators wounded after lightning strike at Tour Championship

08 August, 2019 7:39 am 7:39 am

ATLANTA (Reuters) – Six spectators suffered injuries when lightning struck a tree during the third round at the Tour Championship in Atlanta on Saturday, the PGA Tour said in a statement. “At 4.45 pm, there were two lightning strikes at East Lake Golf Club; a tree near the range/15 green/16 tee was hit, and debris … Read More

Golfer Woods ends five-year drought with Tour Championship triumph

09 September, 2018 10:04 am 10:04 am

ATLANTA (Reuters) – Tiger Woods was moved to the brink of tears after capturing his first title since 2013 with a two-stroke triumph at the Tour Championship in Atlanta that proved he was far from washed up at the age of 42. Tossing aside five years of career-threatening injury woes, Woods reasserted his status as … Read More

Woods, Rose tied for halfway lead at Tour Championship

09 September, 2018 10:35 am 10:35 am

ATLANTA (Reuters) – Ryder Cup hostilities broke out a week early at the Tour Championship with Tiger Woods and world number one Justin Rose sharing the halfway lead after a pulsating second round in Atlanta. American Woods and England’s Rose, who will face off on opposite sides next week in the biennial team event in … Read More

Woods, Fowler lead Tour Championship after first round

09 September, 2018 10:44 am 10:44 am

(Reuters) – Tiger Woods swung with rhythmic precision and wielded a hot putter to tie Rickie Fowler for the first-round lead at the season-ending Tour Championship on Thursday. A week before returning to the Ryder Cup for the first time since 2012, Woods finished in style with an eagle at the par-five 18th to cap … Read More