Sure, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson got a surprising weekend off after missing the cut at the Greenbrier, but with the Open Championship looming, an extra break might be a blessing in disguise, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
A few days after shooting his best official score in 2.5 years, Tiger Woods is ready to get back to work, confident in his swing but saying the 62 he shot last weekend won't mean much when the WGC-Cadillac Championship begins.
Tiger Woods found his putting stroke and put himself in contention at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, shooting 3-under-par 69 Friday to trail unheralded Thorbjorn Olesen by two strokes heading into the weekend.
With favorable starts after 36 holes at the BMW Championship, several Australians -- including Geoff Ogilvy -- need big weekends if they want to make Greg Norman's Presidents Cup team, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
The always-smiling Matt Kuchar stands at a place - leading a major after 36 holes - that he thought might have come sooner. The journey will continue this weekend at the 92nd PGA Championship, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
Tiger Woods, who had to withdraw during the final round of last month's Players Championship due to an inflamed joint in his neck, said his condition has improved as he addressed reporters before playing in this weekend's Memorial.