Els, a four-time major victor, takes over from Nick Price who has guided the Internationals at the last three Presidents Cups, including previous year when the United States romped to a 19-11 victory on home soil at Liberty National in New Jersey. The International team's only victory was in 1998 at Royal Melbourne. He could potentially be a playing captain given how well he's hitting it right now and the fact that he's finished in the top 15 in each of his last two PGA Tour starts. Els had to make from 6 feet to match him.
Four-time major victor Ernie Els.
Whilst Els might be a logical choice to be the next worldwide team captain, Woods' anticipated appointment comes as more of a surprise, not least because he will be only 43 by the time the match takes place in Melbourne next year.
Woods will follow Fred Couples, Jay Haas and Steve Stricker as captain of the U.S. Presidents Cup team. The Presidents Cup has been reduced to 30 matches over four days, and the format is not likely to change for the next one. Hale Irwin is the only playing captain in the Presidents Cup, at the inaugural matches in 1994.
Hands on: Fitbit Versa review
It will be sold in black with a black aluminum case, gray with a silver aluminum case, and peach with a rose gold aluminum case. Fitbit OS is Fitbit's answer to the old, and excellent, Pebble OS that provided Pebble watches with a great range of apps.
Eight CRPF jawans killed in IED blast by Maoists in Chhattisgarh
He took to Twitter and said, " India salutes the fearless CRPF personnel who were martyred in the attack in Sukma, Chhattisgarh ". It also comes six months after 25 CRPF jawans were slaughtered + in one of the deadliest attacks by Maoist rebels, or Naxalites .
CM Punk Teases Return to the Octagon at UFC 225 in Chicago
He responded with, "June nine, after I win and lock eyes with my handsome wife, embrace my coaches and shout out my entire team". His one and only fight to date ended in disaster that night, as he was steamrolled by the younger, more talented Mickey Gall .
Apple Maps Will Now Show Nearest Bike-Sharing Stations
As TechCrunch notes Apple Maps doesn't show bike availability or empty spots for now, but hopefully that will come soon. But now many people in more than 175 cities have easy access to bike-sharing data just by using the Apple Maps app .