• The 14-time major winner, who first moved into the top 100 golfers in 1996 and then spent a cumulative record 683 weeks as world number one, has dropped to 104.

    Tiger Woods plays his tee shot on the 17th hole of the north course during the first round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines Golf Course on February 5, 2015 in La Jolla, California.
    LAST UPDATE : Mar 30, 2015, 7:22 AM EDT
  • Northern Irish golfer Rory McIlroy plays a shot during the first round of the PGA Championship at Wentworth Golf Club in Surrey, southwest of London, on May 21, 2015.

    Rory McIlroy says he is fighting to keep his emotions in check after getting "a little angry" during his BMW PGA Championship opening round.

    LAST UPDATE : May 22, 2015, 8:24 AM EDT
  • Jordan Speith hits his tee shot on the seventh hole during the final round of the Shell Houston Open at the Golf Club of Houston on April 5, 2015 in Humble, Texas.

    Jordan Spieth is thrilled to be getting the chance of becoming the first player since 1953 to win the U.S. Masters, the U.S. Open and the British Open in the same season.

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 15, 2015, 7:27 AM EDT
  • Malaysian NGO members install Chinese and Olympic flags before the bid presentation to host the 2022 Winter Olympics in the Chinese city of Beijing, at the 128th International Olympic Committee (IOC) session in Kuala Lumpur on July 31, 2015.

    Having hosted the 2008 Olympics, the Chinese capital will be the first city to host both a summer and winter Games.

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 31, 2015, 7:40 AM EDT
  • A man holds South Sudan's national flag during the country's fourth independence day celebrations on July 9, 2015 at John Garang Mausoleum grounds in Juba.

    South Sudan will compete at Rio 2016 after becoming the 206th member of the Olympic movement.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 02, 2015, 7:09 PM EDT
  • Gold medalist Ryan Lochte of the United States poses during the medal ceremony for the Men's 200m Individual Medley Final on day thirteen of the 16th FINA World Championships at the Kazan Arena on August 6, 2015 in Kazan, Russia.

    American swimming great Ryan Lochte became only the second man to win titles in the same individual event in four consecutive world championships when he triumphed in the 200 metres individual medley.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 07, 2015, 7:20 AM EDT
  • Runners make their way through Canary Wharf during the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 26, 2015 in London, England.

    Organizers of the London Marathon criticized athletics' governing body, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), on Sunday for its "failure to take effective action" in the war on doping.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 09, 2015, 7:36 PM EDT