STEVE CLAIMS PLAYING WITH WOODS DESTROYS HIS SELF-TRUST

In the tribune of golfers, Steve Stricker wrote an open letter to current and aspiring PGA Tour players, sharing experiences he has learnt in his career.

As shared by Steve, he got into the 1997 tour campaign with gusto following a strong performance the season prior. At the 1997 Pebble Beach pro-am, he was paired with the fledgling superstar Tiger Woods as the round took his career into a breakdown.

Steve's letter: "Repeatedly, I would really connect with a drive but ultimately ended up seeing that Tiger’s ball had landed 40 to 50 yards far beyond mine.

Dustin Johnson’s Abu Dhabi Debut

Dustin Johnson, the reigning US Open Champion, is heading to Abu Dhabi.

He is going to the Middle East to be a part of the 2017 Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship. And this event is scheduled for January.

Stricker Might Get Ryder Cup Spot

The way Steve Stricker is performing at the ongoing PGA Championship at the Baltusrol Golf Club, it looks like he will find a place in the US Ryder Cup team.

He was within striking distance of getting the 2016 PGA Championship trophy currently played in New Jersey. The avid golfer is in the form of his life at present with top five finishes in two events this summer.

Woods eager to come back to golf course, says Stricker

Tiger Woods is utterly desperate to come back to the gold course, says Steve Stricker.

It has also been reported that the former world number one has vowed to play in the coming year. Steve told that Tiger is "antsy" to back n action, with the ex world No 1 plighting to play in the year 2017.

The former world No 1 and fourteen time major champ has not played competitively since the Wyndham Championship last August, having undergone a back surgery. Wood, earlier in March, admitted that he had a whole lot of hard work before making a return.

Stricker All-Relaxed Before Zurich Classic

Great news for Stricker fans who have been all looking forward to see the champion golfer back in action post his surgery- the former #2 has confirmed that he is all-relaxed prior to the 2015 Zurich Classic.

Steve had a critical surgery on his back in 2014 & post his recovery in 2015, he is not playing full time as he is not 100 percent okay in regards to fitness. This year he started off with Augusta National and Zurich Classic 2015 is the next ground for him this year.