Tags: Masters Golf Tournament

A Tolerable Redemption for Tiger Woods

Last month, the president awarded Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The ceremony took place in the White House Rose Garden, a couple of weeks after Woods’s desperately prayed-for win at the Masters golf tournament. It was a serene afternoon, but people carped, anyway — about Woods’s age (43 isn’t old enough), about his…

Rory McIlroy Is Poised to Grab a Career Grand Slam

Rory McIlroy went for the bold play, even if it turned out a little off line. Asked how he had dealt with four unfulfilled attempts to complete golf’s career Grand Slam, McIlroy offered a historical reference as perspective. “I guess I’ve become a lot more comfortable with the fact that I’m going to fail more…