Tiger Woods admitted in a latest interview that it is unlikely he’ll be pretty much as good as he as soon as was following the Los Angeles automobile crash that left him with a devastating leg damage.
Woods, who hasn’t performed in a match since he teamed up along with his son for the 2020 PNC Championship, advised Golf Digest in an interview printed Monday he’ll be wonderful if he doesn’t compete with among the finest on the PGA Tour once more.
“I feel one thing that’s real looking is taking part in the Tour in the future – by no means full time, ever once more – however choose and select, identical to Mr. (Ben) Hogan did. Choose and select just a few occasions a 12 months and also you mess around that,” Woods advised Golf Digest. “You apply round that, and also you gear your self up for that. I feel that’s how I’m going to should play it any longer. It’s an unlucky actuality, but it surely’s my actuality. And I perceive it, and I settle for it.”
Woods is tied with Sam Snead for probably the most wins on the PGA Tour with 82 and is three behind Jack Nicklaus for many main championships of all time. Woods has 15 and Nicklaus has 18.
“I don’t should compete and play in opposition to one of the best gamers on the planet to have an awesome life. After my again fusion, I needed to climb Mount Everest yet another time. I needed to do it, and I did. This time round, I don’t suppose I’ll have the physique to climb Mount Everest and that’s OK. I can nonetheless take part within the recreation of golf. I can nonetheless, if my leg will get OK, I can nonetheless click on off a match right here or there. However so far as climbing the mountain once more and getting all the best way to the highest, I don’t suppose that’s a practical expectation of me.”
Woods reached the mountaintop once more when he received the 2019 Masters 14 years after his final inexperienced jacket. However the February automobile crash threw a wrench in his plans.
Not too long ago, Woods posted a video displaying off his swing and elevating followers’ hopes he could possibly play once more.
He’s been noticed in loads of footage and video in latest months strolling round. Earlier this month, he was seen along with his girlfriend Erica Herman. Woods was strolling very fastidiously whereas getting out of his automobile and heading right into a resort.