History and Timeline Tiger Woods is one of the most successful golf players till date. SportsAspire Staff Tiger Woods is a man who needs no introduction if you are familiar with a sport called golf. He exhibited his aptitude for golf from as early as three years of age.
At an early age of 21, he set a record by winning the prestigious U. S Masters at Augusta. By doing so inTiger Woods became the first American African to win this title. Woods took a break from golf inbefore making a comeback in However, the golfer was unable to be at the very top of his game because of problems in personal life.
Tiger Woods was lauded by Forbes as the highest paid professional athlete from to He was the only child to a Thai mother and an African-American father. His father was a big inspiration in his life.
Woods was extremely skilled and proficient in golf at age 8. Tiger Woods was a student at Stanford University. Inhe turned professional. But, he had already won various amateur U.
A golf titles by then. InWoods rose high to fame with his win at U. At an unripe age of 21, winning the title with a world record score of was unbelievable.
Later in the same year, Woods appeared for the first time at the prestigious British Open, and tied course record with a score of There was no looking back from here. Within years, Tiger Woods won 3 U. A Masters win and 3 Championship wins.
Woods married Elin Nordegren in October InWoods dominated the sport by winning six championships. InWoods was struck with immense grief, when his father died because of prostate cancer.
InTiger Woods went through an excellent phase in life, professionally and personally. Tiger chose the name "Same" because his father had always called him Sam.
February 8th, his son Charlie Axel Woods was born. He was the leading money earner on this tour.
Therefore, he was able to win the Arnold Palmer Prize for the eighth time. InTiger Woods won his 3rd U. This was his 14th major title. Moreover, he also suffered from a stress fracture in left tibia. This was just 2 weeks before the starting of U.
He lost 4 to 2 against Tim Clark. This was the first tournament after the injury.Mar 27, · The first pages of Tiger Woods, an exhaustively researched biography of golf’s biggest star, could be plucked out of a heartwarming children’s movie: A young man of modest means, and a person of color as well, conquers the elite world of golf through hard work and steadfast vision.
At 21 he wins his first professional major . By doing so in , Tiger Woods became the first American African to win this title. Woods took a break from golf in , before making a comeback in However, the golfer was unable to be at the very top of his game because of problems in personal life.
Tiger Woods was lauded by Forbes as the highest paid professional athlete from . Tiger has won numerous awards and he was known as the child prodigy since he grew up playing amateur golf.
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