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Woods Wins The Masters.

Discussion in 'off topic' started by Weekender, Apr 14, 2019.

  1. Weekender

    Weekender pfm Member

    Emotional scenes....whatever you may think of the man it's one hell of a story.
     
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  2. RickyC6

    RickyC6 Infuriate the frog-men

    The local strippers will be pleased he’s pulled it off.
     
  3. gintonic

    gintonic 50 shades of grey pussy cats

    sigh!
     
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  4. Martian Sunrise

    Martian Sunrise pfm Member

    Heroic
     
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  5. Wilson

    Wilson _

    Amazing. What a round.
     
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  6. myles

    myles Intentionally left blank

    It's a fantastic comeback from what should have been the end of his time at the top. He must have had to completely rebuild his swing to make allowances for his spinal surgery.
    One of the very very best.
     
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  7. Bob McC

    Bob McC Living the life of Riley

    Some of his recovery shots from poor lies were quite awesome.
     
  8. leroyd

    leroyd pfm Member

    Inspirational. He was in hell mentally, Physically and emotionally. Mocked and laughed at by the press, many golf fans and the public. Now he beats the best. What a comeback.
     
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  9. Philim

    Philim pfm Member

    Awesome win. Probably the best golfer ever. To comeback from where he was and win at 43. Good to see the emotion with his kids at the end.
     
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  10. Nic Robinson

    Nic Robinson Moderator

    Inspirational.
     
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  11. Cav

    Cav pfm Member

    Truly a saint....
     
  12. Hook

    Hook Blackbeard's former bo'sun.

    Today reminded me of when Nicklaus, at age 46, won his 18th and final major at the 1986 Masters.
     
  13. andyoz

    andyoz pfm Member

    I read this book 3 months ago and assumed he was a gonner.
    https://www.amazon.co.uk/Tiger-Wood...er+woods+book&qid=1555319669&s=gateway&sr=8-1

    He could barely walk 2 years ago.

    I only started to watch any Masters footage on Sat and once I saw him swinging at 80-90% I sensed the rest of the field better watch out. I think his swing looks great now and never liked it when he was bulked up and swinging at 110%....also no idiots yelling ..."You're The Man"
     
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  14. Rack Kit

    Rack Kit pfm Member

    I remember ex pros like Faldo and a few others having concerns about his swing at that time. Guess he wouldn't have listened to anyone then but how he's managed to rebuild his game since the operations is amazing. No idea how long his body will be able to hold up for but I'm sure he'll pick his tournaments carefully like Federer in Tennis and just aim to be in peak form for the majors.

    A fantastic sporting comeback story.
     
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  15. Weekender

    Weekender pfm Member

    Yes I remember someone saying "he's going to have problems".
     
  16. H20GNA

    H20GNA Member

    Regardless of his issues, what heroic effort. Good luck to him. Truly moved.

    Gary
     
  17. Stunsworth

    Stunsworth pfm Member

    It’s Augusta, they don’t let the riffraff in.
     
  18. Martian Sunrise

    Martian Sunrise pfm Member

    I'd struggle to watch golf in america. after about the third "gitnole!", i'd set fire to someone.
     
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  19. Gaycha

    Gaycha Well-Known Member

    I doff my hat to the man. A true display of triumph under adversity.

    Not a huge golf fan, but really enjoyed watching the play. that course is also a masterclass in landscaping and course design.

    Tiggers always bounce, but wasn’t expecting him to bounce back like that

    As World’s first billionaire sports player, he has had more than enough temptation.
     
  20. Chops54

    Chops54 pfm Member

    Does he equal Nicklaus record of winning the Masters in three different decades or something like that? If that’s true then he really is one of the greats.
     

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