News for Tuesday, April 5, 2011


News 2011 April 5


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5 questions with Tiger Woods

Tiger's press conference

Tiger Woods faces plenty of questions with the state of his game in flux, but the Masters seems to be his equalizer. Here are five questions that came out of his press conference on Tuesday:

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5 Things: Tuesday at the Masters

5 things from Augusta

Tuesday at Augusta National was all about the weather. Severe thunderstorms overnight took down trees and knocked out power. Patrons had to wait an extra 45 minutes to get on the grounds as storms passed and crews cleaned up the course.

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Mickelson to use two drivers again at Augusta

Lefty to use 2 drivers

Phil Mickelson said Tuesday that he will carry two drivers this week at Augusta National – relying on a strategy he used to win the ’06 Masters.

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5 questions with Jack Nicklaus

Golden Bear breaks it down

The Masters and Jack Nicklaus are like bacon and eggs: You simply can't have one without the other. Nicklaus gave plenty of time to the media on Tuesday afternoon. Here are five questions with the Golden Bear:

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Masters Q&A: Amateur Peter Uihlein

Amateur fields questions

Five questions with U.S. Amateur champion Peter Uihlein, who's playing his first Masters and will be paired with Phil Mickelson.

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Mickelson in comfort zone in Augusta

Mickelson at home in Augusta

Witty and loose, Phil Mickelson puts on a show off the course as well, showing that Augusta National has become home for the left-hander.

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Masters notes: Augusta meets its match

Masters notes: Tuesday

Augusta National met its match on Tuesday: Mother Nature. Thankfully for the tournament, the forecast is stellar for the rest of the week.

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Golfweek Fantasy Tip Sheet: The Masters

Picks for the Masters

It’s time for the first major of the year. See whom our Golfweek experts like this week at Augusta National.

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Masters Chat: Tuesday at Augusta

Chat with Sean Martin

Players have hit the media room and gotten in their practice rounds at Augusta. Sean Martin logs in from the Masters to answer any reader questions. CHAT REPLAY

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England's Dougherty stays positive despite slump

says Nick Dougherty, once the golden boy of English golf, stays positive despite slumping to new depths.

Nick Dougherty, once the golden boy of English golf, stays positive despite slumping to new depths. Alistair Tait reports.

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Fresh attitude helps Paddy prepare for Augusta

Padraig Harington profile

After winning three of the six majors from the 2007 British Open to the 2008 PGA, Padraig Harrington has missed the cut in four of eight majors and been top 10 just once. Jim McCabe wonders: Is Harrington ready to move back into the major discussion?

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Photos: Augusta hit with wicked storm

Augusta doused Tuesday

Augusta and its crown jewel, Augusta National, were hit with a nasty storm on Tuesday, delaying the start of action on Tuesday. A look at the storm:

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Tee times: Thursday-Friday at the Masters

Here are tee times for the first and second rounds of the 75th Masters.

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Westwood arrives after scare in Houston

Lee Westwood is happy to be at the Masters after a brief scare on the flight from Houston.

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Tucker straddles line between tradition, flair

You’ve heard it before: Women’s golf apparel has gone through a revolution the past 10 years. But has it really?

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Q&A: Florida coach Jan Dowling

spoke with Florida coach Jan Dowling to discuss the Liz Murphey Collegiate.

Today on Wildman’s Corner, we check in with Florida coach Jan Dowling.

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Masters blog: Who will be No. 1 in the world?

Tiger could return to No. 1

Tiger Woods is among the players who can move to World No. 1 with a win this week at Augusta. Take a look at who else can claim the golf world's top spot.

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Storms delay start of Tuesday practice round

Augusta National has opened its gates after a 45-minute delay to give workers time to clean debris from overnight storms before practice rounds at the Masters.