5 months Tiger loses to Bjerregaard in WGC Match Play quarterfinal Manilatimes |Sports
WASHINGTON: Tiger Woods won a dramatic morning showdown with Rory McIlroy only to be upset by Denmark’s Lucas Bjerregaard in Saturday’s (Sunday in Manila) quarterfinals of the WGC Match Play Championship. Woods, a 14-time major champion seeking a fourth WGC Match Play title, defeated McIlroy 2&1 in a morning knockout match only to fall 1-up to the 50th-seeded Dane, dropping the 18th hole when he missed a four-foot par putt. “We read it inside left center and it went left,” Woods said. “It was just one of those weird spots. It’s match play. They are going to put the pins ... more