What think ye of Tiger ? March 23, 2010Posted by Rambling Man in Sports.
Tags: augusta, golf, tiger woods, us masters
So, after all his admitted infidelities and sex addiction therapy and apologies and comebacks, what think ye of Tiger Woods – the greatest golfer the planet has ever seen?
Personally speaking, I was so disappointed in him when he cheated on his lovely wife and it was contrary to everything I thought Tiger Woods stood for – heretofore he had been, in my eyes, a model of a man and a sportsman. I had the pleasure of briefly meeting him a couple of times in my role as a player care marshall at the 2006 Ryder Cup …
So am I glad that Tiger is coming back to golf ? Hell yeah ! Golf is not as exciting a sport without him and the US Masters at Augusta would not be the same either. I think the golfing public can forgive him his infidelities – or at least separate them from golf – and he will once again become a crowd favourite. That’s what I think anyway – he’s too good a golfer not to rise back to the top of his profession.
On the other hand, I hope he has made some ammends with his wife. I am not sure whether they are back together and it’s none of our business in any case – but I wish them well … she sure would have to be the forgiving type.