The Presidents Cup ended Sunday the same way it always does — with an American victory, and Tiger Woods delivering the winning point.
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Couples was criticized in some corners for picking Woods, who had fallen out of the top 50 for the first time in 15 years and had gone two years without winning.
Adam Scott has taken a 4-up lead over Phil Mickelson in their singles match Sunday at the Presidents Cup — without having to putt on the first three holes.
The Americans have set off in their bid to win a fourth straight Presidents Cup in gorgeous weather and before a massive gallery at Royal Melbourne.
So much about this Presidents Cup resembles the last time it was played at Royal Melbourne, from the sudden drop in temperatures to Tiger Woods winning only one point to a final day that holds so little drama.
Woods now has gone two full years since his last win at the Australian Masters, yet he headed south to Royal Melbourne for the Presidents Cup with reason for optimism.
Greg Norman has laid it on the line for the Presidents Cup, saying he’s going to be an assertive captain and give more advice than he takes.
Greg Norman doesn’t think much of the way Tiger Woods plays golf these days, saying he would not have picked him to play in the Presidents Cup.