IS IT THE END OF THE ROAD FOR TIGER WOODS AFTER HIS HORRENDOUS PERFORMANCE IN RYDER CUP.

  08-Oct-2018 11:41:20

Tiger Woods Golf


The 42nd Ryder Cup Matches of golf game were held in France from 28-30 September 2018 on the Albatros Course of Le Golf National. The Ryder Cup is a match play event with each match worth one point. On day 1 and day 2, there were four fourball matches in the morning and four foursome matches in the afternoon. On day 3, there were 12 single matches played. There were a total of 28 points available for the tournament and 14 ½ points were required to win the Ryder Cup. The team United States were the defending champions against the team Europe. Thomas Bjorn and Jim Furyk were the captains of Europe and United States team respectively. Tiger woods who is an American renowned golf player, hasn't won a Ryder Cup match Since 2010. Woods was born in 1975 and grew up in orange country California. Tiger Woods played 4 matches in this Ryder Cup and lost all the four. It is a bad news for all the fans of Tiger woods that his individual point score was zero in this Ryder Cup Matches. In the end, Europe was successful in regaining the Ryder Cup with points 17 ½ to 10 ½. With Tiger Wood's 21st loss, he comes now in second place for most losses by an American in the competition, one behind Phil Mickelson and one ahead of Jim Furyk current captain of golf team of United States. After losing all 4 matches in Ryder Cup at Le Golf National, Woods said,” I would have a better understanding of what training needs to be for next year”.

WHY TIGER WOOD IS THE RENOWNED NAME IN GOLF?

Most of the people are losing faith in Tiger Woods due to his poor performance in Ryder Cup. They also need to know that, recently, Tiger Woods won his first tour championship in over five years. He expressed his happiness with these words, ”It's been unbelievable to get to this level again, I didn't know if that would happen again and lo and behold, here we are”. It should also be recall that Tiger Woods was the runner up of 2018 PGA Championship held from August 9-12 at Bellerive Country Club in Town and Country, Missouri. Infact, Tiger Woods was the winner of PGA championship in year 1999, 2000, 2006, 2007. He was the winner of Master's Tournament in 1997, 2001, 2002, 2005. He was the winner of Open Championship in the year 2000, 2002, 2008. Moreover, he has won three times in U.S. open in the years 2000, 2002, 2008. If Ryder Cup matches didn't go on the expectations it doesn't mean that we should not expect much from Tiger Woods.

UPCOMING EVENTS OF NEXT YEAR

Tiger Wood's fans will always expect him to play and win. Indeed, he has plenty of great golf for his fans and has many opportunities to change his golf career more positively in upcoming championships. The masters tournament are scheduled for the first full week of April of next year. It will be held at the same location, Augusta National Golf Club in the city of Augusta, Georgia. PGA championship, which is hosted by the professional Golfers' Association of America will be played from third weekend end Sunday in May 2019. This Championship is played at various locations in the U.S. The U.S. open championships which is hosted by the United States Golf Association(USGA), will be played from weekend ending third Sunday in June 2019. It is also played at various locations in the U.S. The Open Championship or British open is an annual golf tournament hosted by the R & A. It will be played as usually in mid-July of 2019. It is the oldest of all four major championships in professional golf. It is played at various locations of United Kingdom. It is safe to assume that Tiger Woods will be back with plenty more events this upcoming season.


Written by: AJAY KUMAR

College: DTU