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Europe team does not fear Tiger Woods, says Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjørn

• We know we haver got to play our best against USA, he adds • Tiger is ingrained in the team atmosphere, says Jim FurykThomas Bjørn says his Europe Ryder Cup team will adopt a no-fear approach to facing a resurgent Tiger Woods at Le Golf National this…

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Comeback king Tiger Woods delivers vindication of father’s tough love | Andy Bull

Father-son tutelage gave new the Tour champion the reservoirs of resilience needed to recover from a decade of ugly ordealsThey say Earl Woods was a poet laureate of profanity, that he knew so many curse words that he could cuss for 30 minutes straight…

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Ryder Cup captains on Tiger Woods – ‘We want to see him at the top’

Europe Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn and US captain Jim Furyk discuss Tiger Woods’ form after his first win in five years at the Tour Championship.

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Ryder Cup 2018: European team doesn’t fear the United States

Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn says there is nothing for Team Europe to fear as they prepare to lock horns with arguably the USA’s strongest ever team.

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Ryder Cup: US team ‘one of the strongest’ says Europe captain Thomas Bjorn

Europe face “one of the strongest American teams of all time” at the Ryder Cup but “do not fear anyone”, says Europe captain Thomas Bjorn.

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Tiger Woods comeback: A tale of implausible redemption it is hard to resist

Struggling to get out of bed after four back operations, 1,199 in the world at one point, 1,876 days since victory – Tiger Woods’ comeback is redemption and rebirth, says Tom Fordyce.

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Tiger Woods: I didn’t know if I’d ever win again after my injuries

• 14-time Major winner ends five-year wait for victory• ‘To get 80 wins is a pretty damned good feeling’The professional rejuvenation of Tiger Woods has delivered moments of personal significance. Last November, when starting out on his latest comeback…

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Tiger Woods holds back tears before claiming Tour Championship

• Woods won for the first time in five years• ‘I was having a hard time not crying on the last hole’Tiger Woods admitted he fought back tears after ending a five-year wait for a tournament win by clinching the Tour Championship at East Lake. Amid remar…

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Tiger Woods wins Tour Championship as fans flood 18th green to celebrate – video

Tiger Woods has won his first title since 2013, capturing the Tour Championship by two strokes in Atlanta on Sunday. Woods led throughout the final round and finished at 11-under-par 269 at East Lake, where he carded a closing 71 for his 80th…

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Woods wins for first time in five years as Rose secures FedEx Cup

Tiger Woods wins the season-ending Tour Championship to claim his first victory in five years, while Justin Rose secures the FedEx Cup.

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Tiger Woods claims Tour Championship for first victory in five years

• Woods wins at East Lake by two shots from Billy Horschel• Justin Rose wins $10m FedEx Cup play-offs prizeTiger Woods wins a golf tournament. Half a dozen words once uttered with seamless regularity had vanished from golf’s vernacular amid years of pe…

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Portugal Masters: Tom Lewis wins first title since 2011 with three-shot victory

England’s Tom Lewis claims his first European Tour victory since 2011 by winning the Portugal Masters by three shots.

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Tiger Woods leads Tour Championship: ‘I’m right where I need to be’

Tiger Woods says he “felt hot early” after six birdies in the first seven holes of his third round at the Tour Championship helps him to a three shot lead going into the final day.

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Ian Poulter: ‘If Thomas Bjørn asks me to play five times, I’ll be ready’

After a spell in the wilderness Ian Poulter has returned to Europe’s Ryder Cup team at 42. Many things had to alignHow Ian Poulter will relish the familiar feeling. Two years ago he quietly exited stage left at Hazeltine having sampled the Ryder Cup in…

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Tiger Woods one round from first win in five years after 65 at East Lake

• Woods takes three-shot lead into Tour Championship finale• Rose and McIlroy leading the charge from the 30-man fieldThe moment the golf world has been waiting for – not long after it collectively doubted it could ever happen – is tantalisingly close….

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FedEx Cup play-offs: Tiger Woods leads Tour Championship by three shots

Tiger Woods says he would “love” to claim his first victory in five years as the American takes a three-shot lead into the final round of the Tour Championship in Atlanta.

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