Tiger Woods is again.
The legendary golfer is ready to make his return to skilled golf on Thursday. Woods, a 15-time main champion, is ready to tee it up at The Masters. The 2019 Masters champion is ready to exit somewhat after 10:30 a.m. E.T. on Thursday.
Woods has had one hell of a yr. The “brutal” previous 12-plus months have included a critical automotive accident through which he almost misplaced his leg, a number of emergency surgical procedures, weeks in a hospital mattress and months of rehab and bodily remedy.
Now, he is again at Augusta Nationwide.
Woods would not be right here with out the shut assist of his family and friends members.
“There was a cut-off date when, I would not say it was 50/50, nevertheless it was rattling close to there, if I used to be going to stroll out of that hospital with one leg,” Woods advised Golf Digest. “As soon as I [kept it], I needed to check and see if I nonetheless had my palms. So even within the hospital, I might have [girlfriend] Erica [Herman] and [friend] Rob [McNamara] throw me one thing. Throw me something.”
The legendary golfer is courting Erica Herman. The golf star and his girlfriend have been collectively for a number of years now. They reportedly met by enterprise, as Erica was concerned within the hospitality business.
Woods met her by his restaurant, The Woods, in Jupiter, Florida.
She’s since been noticed at varied golf tournaments and occasions, together with the World Golf Corridor of Fame Ceremony this previous spring.
Tiger and Erica made their public debut on the Presidents Cup in 2017. Since then, she’s been a continuing, dependable presence in his life.
Erica was one of many first folks Tiger embraced following his win at The Masters in 2019. Maybe we’ll see her on the course this weekend.
Tiger Woods and his girlfriend have been by quite a bit over the previous yr. Hopefully this weekend at The Masters in Augusta, Georgia can be an satisfying expertise for everybody concerned.
The primary spherical tee time for Tiger Woods is ready for 10:34 a.m. E.T.
Woods’ first spherical can be obtainable on ESPN+, with full protection from ESPN beginning later within the day.