Tiger: Tortoise or hare?


The younger man, in fact, has not trailed his hero’s win rate since picking up his fourth major at the 2000 Open.

It was fitting that Nicklaus’ final bow as a competitor in a major should come in the same tournament Woods became only the second man, after Jack, to win each major twice.

The passing of the baton from one sporting great to another has rarely been so seamless.