Michael Jordan says Tiger Woods’ comeback is ‘the greatest I’ve ever seen’

Michael Jordan, who famously came back from retirement to add to his haul of NBA titles, has paid tribute to Tiger Woodss return to the peak of golf Michael Jordan, who famously has been strained in recent years. However, in an interview with the Athletic published on Thursday, Jordan hailed Jordan told the Athletic after Woods won his first major since 2008. He didnt think hed get back physically. But he did it. No one expected him to be back the way he is now. Hes probably the only person who believed he could get back. To me, thats a major accomplishment. To me, its unbelievable. Mentally, you always think you can. But you cant answer to what your body …

Tiger Woods roar is back at Augusta but Ian Poulter is no passenger | Andy Bull

As the Augusta crowds fervour over Tiger Woods ebbed and flowed, Ian Poulter otherwise known as some guy in a visor was also doing brilliant things Pampas, the 7th hole, sits in the heart of Augusta National. From the back of the green there, beneath the big leaderboard, one can see some of what is going on on all of the four holes that surround it: the 17th away to the left, the 3rd, 2nd and 8th fanning out uphill to the right. It is centre stage. It was 2.50pm when Tiger Woods walked on to the fairway there, the breeze was still and the light bright, the sun out from between the clouds. Woods had flushed his drive right …

George Archer the 1969 Masters winner who had an amazing secret | Ewan Murray

George Archer, who won the Masters 50 years ago, could barely read and write and his wife, Donna, will be at Augusta this week There are unremarkable Masters winners. At the opposite end of the scale is George Archer, a player worthy of the recognition on the 50th anniversary of his triumph that could not be forthcoming when he was alive. Only after his death, in 2005, did an incredible secret emerge to the wider world: Archer forged a career at the top level while illiterate. It was a golf thing, says Donna Archer, Georges widow. He didnt want to give his opponents any advantage over him. He knew that if somebody knew about it and said something, that he …