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Dec 29

Tiger Woods: American says he struggled to walk during recovery from back injury

Tiger Woods says he struggled to walk and needed help getting out of bed during his recovery from a back injury.

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Dec 28

The biggest sporting moments of 2017 in 60 seconds – video

Roger Federer’s stunning win over Rafa Nadal in the final of the Australian Open, Usain Bolt running in his final athletics championships, Neymar joining PSG – 2017 was packed full of huge moments in sport and here we look at the biggest, all in 60 sec…

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Dec 28

The biggest sporting moments of 2017 in 60 seconds – video

Roger Federer’s stunning win over Rafa Nadal in the final of the Australian Open, Usain Bolt running in his final athletics championships, Neymar joining PSG – 2017 was packed full of huge moments in sport and here we look at the biggest, all in 60 sec…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/video/2017/dec/28/sports-review-year-2017-60-seconds-football-rugby-tennis-golf-athletics-f1-boxing-video

Dec 26

Match the international incident to Donald Trump’s round of golf – quiz

The US president has managed at least 79 visits to golf clubs this year. But which big events did he miss while pursuing his favourite pastime?This year, Donald Trump was president of the United States of America. Or was he? According to TrumpGolfCount…

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Dec 22

Tiger Woods splits with swing coach Chris Como

Former world number one and 14-time major winner Tiger Woods splits with swing coach Chris Como.

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Dec 22

Tiger Woods splits from swing coach Chris Como before 2018 comeback

‘I think it’s best for me to continue to do this on my own,’ says AmericanWoods worked with Como for three injury-plagued years togetherAs he prepares for his latest comeback, Tiger Woods revealed on Friday that he has split with swing coach Chris Como…

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Dec 21

Trump gets go-ahead to build wall – at his Irish golf course

Course at Doonbeg in County Clare receives permission for two sea barriersGreen party leader: ‘We should be altering the golf course, not the coastline’Ireland has given the green light for a company owned by Donald Trump to build a scaled-down sea wal…

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Dec 21

Watch: Woosnam joins golf’s World Hall of Fame

BBC Sport Wales follows Welshman Ian Woosnam as he is inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame.

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Dec 20

Golfer Steve Jeffs breaks Guinness World Record for fastest time to complete 500-yard par-five hole

Devon speed golfer Steve Jeffs breaks the Guinness World Record for completing a par five hole in the fastest time.

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Dec 17

Justin Rose wins Indonesian Masters by eight shots in Jakarta

Justin Rose wins the Indonesian Masters by eight shots in Jakarta, his third title in the past seven weeks.

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Dec 14

Mediocrity is not OK for me – Graeme McDowell

Northern Ireland golfer Graeme McDowell tells the BBC he does not want his career to end on a low after a disappointing year and explains he has put together a five-year plan to resurrect his game.

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Dec 09

Public opinion ‘against’ golf resort plan in Hoylake

An MP voices concern over plans for more courses in Merseyside, which has hosted The Open four times since 2006.

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Dec 09

England’s Hull fifth as teenager Yin wins in Dubai

American teenager Angel Yin wins a three-way play-off to win the Dubai Ladies Classic as England’s Charley Hull finishes fifth.

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Dec 09

McIlroy plans busy preparation for 2018 Masters

Rory McIlroy says he will play in at least seven tournaments early next year as he builds up to another tilt at the Masters in April.

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Dec 08

Tommy Horton: Former Ryder Cup golfer dies at the age of 76

Former Ryder Cup golfer Tommy Horton, who won four European Tour events, dies at the age of 76.

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Dec 08

McIlroy to retain childhood friend Diamond as caddie

Harry Diamond will remain Rory McIlroy’s caddie in 2018 as the former world number one opts for a busy early-season schedule.

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