30 Dec '15, 4am

Tiger at 40: The story of a man who would define a generation of golf and beyond.

Six of the last eight men’s major championships have been won by golfers in their 20s – Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth and Jason Day among them – and yet these young stars are only on the entrance ramp toward achieving what Woods has over a couple of decades. Tiger didn’t just transform potential into accomplishment, he kept building stories on top of it, a skyscraper of success. Seventy-nine PGA Tour victories, second only to Snead’s 82. Fourteen professional majors, second only to Nicklaus’ 18. In the heart of his career, an 11-season stretch from 1999 through 2009, Woods won 64 times, a total that would tie him for fourth with Hogan on the all-time PGA Tour victory list. Of course, the last year of that stretch was marked by shock and surprise, as Woods blew a 54-hole lead in a major championship for the first time in his career, losing to Y.E. Yang in the PGA at Hazeltine...

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