Tiger Woods' Masters win on Sunday is among the greatest comeback stories in sports history. Fellow athletes are congratulating Woods, who has battled injuries and personal struggles to take home his first major title in 11 years. Tennis superstar Serena Williams said she was "literally in tears watching" Woods play. "This is Greatness like no other," Williams wrote on Twitter. "Knowing all you have been through physically to come back and do what you just did today? Wow Congrats a million times! I am so inspired thank you buddy."Woods made history when he won his first Masters at age 21, becoming the youngest champion ever. Nearly a decade ago, scandal and injuries derailed his career. But in Augusta on Sunday, the 43-year-old won his 15th major title. Other celebrities offered words of congratulations after Woods' history-making win."Do you believe in redemption???....YES! The GOAT is back," an excited Rob Lowe tweeted. President Obama congratulated the champ on Twitter, … [Read more...] about Serena Williams “literally in tears” watching Tiger Woods win Masters, other stars weigh in on comeback
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Tiger Woods wins The 2019 Masters and that leads to punter landing $1m (Image: GETTY)Tiger Woods has won The 2019 Masters title by pulling off a remarkable victory at the Augusta National on Sunday afternoon.The legendary US golfer has endured four back surgeries since 2014 and admits himself that he didn't expect to be back in the mix in Georgia.But not only did Tiger Woods compete for the title on the final day and lead by two shots heading into the back nine, he held his nerve to secure the victory at 13 under.This was not just a wonderful personal triumph for the golfer, it was also a big day for punters. Related articles Tiger Woods shock revelation made by Ian Poulter after winning Masters Huge Tiger Woods claim made by former coach after stunning Masters win It has been confirmed that William Hill bookmakers lost $1.19 million on one bet thanks to Tiger's win.The bet came in from one of the bookmaker's Southern Nevada sportsbooks, with the lucky punter going big by splashing … [Read more...] about Tiger Woods wins The 2019 Masters and that leads to punter landing $1m
The US golf player returned to the field to win his fifth green jacket today. His proud girlfriend Erica Herman watched with children Sam and Charlie and his mother Kultida. His son ran into his arms as he won the final hole after a closing bogey to finish 13 under. Related articles Tiger Woods' mum fights back tears after Masters victory Tiger Woods: How many Masters has he won and who has landed the most? This was a major comeback as only two years ago he did not know if he would ever play again. Tiger dropped to 1,199th in the world after going through a huge sex scandal, DUI arrests and four back surgeries. But he proved himself once again in a final-round to-under 70 to win by one shot from Americans Dustin Johnson, Xander Schauffele and Brooks Koepka. Tiger is now on course to catching up to Jack Nicklaus' sweep of winning 18 majors, as he has now won 15. Masters 2019: Tiger Woods made a major comeback (Image: REUTERS) When is Tiger Woods … [Read more...] about Masters 2019: Tiger Woods wins Masters 2019 but when is he playing next?
Happy birthday, Tiger Woods. The 14-time major champion turns 43 years old today, and while the 80-time PGA Tour winner isn't nearly as young as he used to be, his 2018 comeback showed he still has plenty of game. In light of his 43rd birthday, using stats and past performances, we compiled 43 reasons why you can expect the Big Cat to win a 15th major title and take one step closer to Jack Nicklaus' record of 18. 1. The U.S. Open will be played at Pebble Beach in 2019 and again in 2027. Woods won the U.S. Open at Pebble back in 2000. 2. He also won the Pebble Beach Pro-Am in the same year. 3. Woods is an eight-time PGA Tour winner at Torrey Pines, including the 2008 U.S. Open. The event goes back to San Diego in 2021. 4. At the 1999 Ryder Cup "Battle of Brookline," Woods certainly wasn't at his best, going just 2-3 in his five matches. That said, he did win his singles match 3&2 against Andrew Coltart. The Country Club in Brookline, Mass. hosts the U.S. Open in … [Read more...] about On his 43rd birthday, 43 reasons why Tiger Woods will win another major title
NASSAU, Bahamas – Tiger Woods didn’t much want to talk about his round Saturday in the Hero World Challenge. But he fondly spoke to the times he spent with George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st president of the United States who died Friday. He was 94. Bush was a World War II veteran, an ambassador to China, the CIA director, a vice president – and a golf nut who loved the game and played as much as he could. “He was fantastic to be around. He was just one of the smartest people I've ever been around, and so down to earth,” said Woods, who added he first met Bush when he was a member of the Stanford golf team. “Obviously, his name is synonymous with golf. Being around him for all these years and getting a chance to, you know, be around him at the Presidents Cup and him being involved in it since its inception in ’94, he was such a class act. “Anyone who's ever been around him knows how much he loved his golf and how much he supported it … [Read more...] about Tiger Woods reflects on George H.W. Bush: ‘His name is synonymous with golf’