Is Woods now bigger than golf itself?

February 23, 2009

USA/OBAMA/Tiger Woods’s hotly anticipated return to the PGA Tour after eight months on the sidelines because of a knee injury has sparked widespread debate with most, but not all, golf fans celebrating his comeback.With the American world number one back in action this week for the first time since his astonishing U.S. Open victory last year, television ratings are bound to soar and spectator numbers will be driven upwards.

At last, timing looks right for Tiger

February 17, 2009

tigerThe timing of Tiger Woods’s return to the PGA Tour following knee surgery has posed the biggest question mark in golf this year and maybe, just maybe, the answer will be delivered on Friday.