Tiger Woods Biography
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Tiger Woods is a famous American professional golfer born on December 30, 1975. He was born as Eldrick Tont Woods in Cypress, California and is one of the successful golfers of all time. He is born as the only child to his parents Earl and Kultida Woods; however, he has two half-brothers Earl Jr. and Kevin and also a half-sister Royce. He is one of the highest paid athletes till date. He belongs to mixed ethnicity and his nationality is American.
Tiger Woods was once a married man. In November 2003, he got engaged to Elin Nordegren. Elin is a former Swedish model and daughter of former minister of migration Barbro Holmberg. The couple got married on October 5, 2004. Their marriage ceremony was held at the Sandy Lane resort in Barbados.
The couple is blessed with two children Sam Alexis Woods and Charlie Axel Woods. Despite having two children together the couple separated with a divorce in 2010. Although the couple is already divorced they still are god friends. In an interview with Time Magazine in 2014, he said that his ex-wife is one of his best friends. After he separated with his wife, Nordegren he started dating Lindsay Vonn in 2012. They were in a relationship for about 3 years but they separated in 2015. Currently, he seems to be single and is certainly not married.
Currently, Tiger Woods is facing a serious back injury which ruled him out of Masters this year. He is out of professional golf since 2015, however, sources close to Tiger Woods has hinted that the golfer may get out of retirement in June 2017.
Tiger Woods is one of the highest paid athletes for many years and he has been able to earn a good sum from his professional sports career. In 2016, his net worth was estimated to be around $740 million.Edit
Born in Cypress, California, United Sates
Tiger Woods is a famous American golfer who was born on December 30, 1975. He was born as Eldrick Tont Woods in Cypress, California, United Sates. He has two half-brothers named Earl Jr. and Kevin and a half-sister named Royce.Edit
Started his professional golf career.
Tiger Woods turned a professional golf player in August 1996 and he signed advertising deals with Titleist and Nike, Inc. and the deal was ranked as the most Lucrative contracts in golf history during that time. After then he continued his professional career.Edit
Won Masters tournament
Tiger Woods won 2001 Masters Tournament which made him the first player to hold all four major professional titles at the same time. After then he won six official PGA Tour money events in 2005 and claimed his top spot in golf.Edit
Married with Elin Nordegren
Tiger Woods got married to his ex-wife Elin Nordegren on October 5, 2004. The couple has two children together including a daughter, Sam Alexis Woods and a son named Charles Alex Woods. The couple got divorced in 2010.Edit
Was in relationship with Lindsay Vonn
After separation with Elin Nordegren, Woods was in a relationship with his ex-girlfriend named Lindsay Vonn. The couple started dating each other in 2012 and they remained together for about three years but they couldn’t continue their relationship for long and got separated in 2015.Edit
Won Farmers Insurance Open
Tiger Woods participated in Farmers Insurance Open and he won the tournament in January 2013. He won the tournament by four shots which made his 75th PGA Tour win. And it was his seventh time he won the Farmers Insurance Open.Edit
Net worth is $740 million
Tiger Woods has been one of the successful athletes and he has been one of the highest athletes for many years. He has earned a good sum from his professional sports career. In 2016, his net worth was estimated to be around $740 million.Edit
has suffered from back injury
Currently Tiger Wood has suffered from back injury and he didn’t compete in 2016 Masters Tournament. He got injured in 2015 and couldn’t recover well and since then he has not played in the professional tournament.Edit