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Tiger Woods during a practice round at Royal Portrush. He texted Brookes Koepka in the hope of sharing a practice round with the latter’s caddie Ricky Elliott. He is yet to receive a reply. Photograph: Kevin C Cox/Getty Images

The pathways taken to greatness have varied for Tiger Woods and Brooks Koepka: one a child prodigy who had his “Hello world!” introduction to professi(...)

US golfer Tiger Woods takes part in a press conference at The 148th British Open at Portrush golf club. Photograph: Getty Images

Tiger Woods’s cheeky attempt to get some inside knowledge of the links ahead of this 148th British Open - by inveigling to arrange a practice round wi(...)

 Tiger Woods catches a ball as he practices on the driving range for the PGA Championship  at Bethpage Black course in Bethpage, New York. Photograph: Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports

The main man was dressed like someone preparing for a military mission, head-to-toe in black. A black wool beanie wrapped around his black baseball c(...)

Tiger Woods celebrates after sinking his putt to win during the final round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club. Photo: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images

From the get-go, Tiger Woods' fashion sense proved prophetic: the retro mock turtleneck shirt provided a throwback to past endeavours, a reminder of h(...)

 Francesco Molinari  hits from a bunker on the  18th hole during the third round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

He wore a mock turtle, but there was nothing fake about Tiger Woods’s play in the third round of this 83rd US Masters tournament. Call him the GOAT, o(...)

Team USA’s Tiger Woods with his Ryder Cup team mates during practice in Paris. Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters

Woods caught out by baseball ruse What goes on behind closed doors usually stays behind closed doors . . . but Tiger Woods’s caddie Joe LaCava reveal(...)

Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and Justin Thomas walk down the eighth hole during the first round of the 2018 PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club in St Louis, Missouri. Photo: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

Just over two holes into his round, Tiger Woods was ready for a wardrobe change. “Hey, Joey,” he called to his caddie Joe LaCava, beckoning him back w(...)

Tiger Woods plays from a bunker on the fourth hole during the first round of the 2018 US Masters at Augusta National. Photo: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

On tiptoe, they stretched their bodies to the limit. Just for a look. And the first glimpse of Tiger Woods for many spectators at this Masters came o(...)

 Tiger Woods looks on during the trophy ceremony of the Hero World Challenge. Photograph:  Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images

In what is unquestionably the sleepy part of the golfing season, as the vast majority of players switch off and put their travels on hold, Tiger Woods(...)

Tiger Woods reacts after chipping in for birdie on the 10th hole during the first round of the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club  in Greensboro, North Carolina. Photograph: Kevin C Cox/Getty Images

Tiger Woods roared back to form with a sparkling first round at the Wyndham Championship on Thursday. The former world number one needs to win this we(...)