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Tiger Woods still isn’t winning any golf tournaments.
He’s also not making any new friends in the business of golf.
Tiger has been fined by the European Tour for spitting during the final round of the Dubai Desert Classic.
The tour says tournament director Mike Stewart reviewed the incident, which took place Sunday on the 12th green, and ‘there has been a breach’ of conduct. The tour would not disclose the amount of the fine.
Here’s video of the incident in question
What do you think? Big deal or not?
Well Tiger recognized his lapse in judgement and issued an apologetic [...]
If you take yesterday’s performance as a measuring stick, then it’s safe to say that Tiger Woods was swinging the golf club like his old self at yesterdays opening round of the Chevron World Challenge in Thousand Oaks, Ca.
He birdied five of his first 10 holes at Sherwood Country Club on his way to a seven-under-par 65. That was good for a one-stroke lead over Rory McIlory and Graeme McDowell in an 18-man event in which all the players are in the world’s top 50.
“Not too often do I say I shot 65, and I only made one putt,” Woods said. “It was a good ball-striking day.”
Woods was on his way to his best competitive round since he shot a 62 in September [...]