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    TIGER Woods revealed to fans on Friday night that he had follow-up procedures but was “recovering” and in “good spirits.”  In a statement shared on his Twitter account, the golf star who crashed and seriously injured his legs on Tuesday wrote that he had moved to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center for additional procedures.  1Tiger Woods provided an update to his fans three days after his crashCredit: Instagram @dwyanewade “The procedures were successful, and he is now recovering and in good spirits,” TGR stated. "Tiger and his family want to thank you all for the wonderful support and messages they have received over the past few days.” The statement said the family did not have any further updates at the time.  “Thank you for your continued privacy,” it closed.  Most read in NewsWarningSLAUGHTEREDTikToker, 14, 'left knife in dead disabled sis's neck after posting viral vid'MAKING MOVESTrump is 'planning for his next administration...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — After a rollover car accident in Los Angeles, Tiger Woods had emergency surgery for open fractures on his ankle and lower right leg. According to a statement posted on his Twitter account, doctors at Harbor UCLA Medical Center inserted a rod into his tibia and stabilized his foot with screws and pins. READ MORE: Marylanders Eligible For COVID-19 Vaccine Struggle To Find Appointments As M&T Bank Stadium Site Set To Open pic.twitter.com/vZitnFV0YA — Tiger Woods (@TigerWoods) February 24, 2021 Dr. Andrew Pollak is an Orthopedic Surgeon at the University of Maryland, Shock Trauma, where he treats similar injures. “There are certain types of injuries that make walking or standing on uneven surfaces particularly challenging, particularly injuries to the back part of the foot,” Dr. Pollak said. “Those types of motions can be very, very important in a golf swing.” READ MORE: Harford County Sheriffs Deputy Struck By...
    Reuters February 24, 2021 0 Comments Police on Wednesday sought to determine what caused Tiger Woods to swerve off a Southern California road in his sport utility vehicle, colliding with a tree and rolling down a hillside in a crash that left the golf great seriously injured. Woods, 45, was pried from the wreckage by rescue crews and rushed by ambulance from the scene of the Tuesday morning crash outside Los Angeles to nearby Harbor-UCLA Medical Center suffering what his agent described as “multiple leg injuries.” A statement posted on Woods’ official Twitter account on Tuesday night said he had undergone a “long surgical procedure” to his lower right leg and ankle and was “awake, responsive and recovering in his hospital room.” Compound fractures of his tibia and fibula – the two bones of his leg below the knee – were stabilized with a rod, and screws and pins...
    Tiger Woods underwent emergency surgery Tuesday after suffering serious injuries in a rollover crash in Los Angeles. Woods, the 45-year-old golf legend, was the only person in the vehicle, which sustained "major damage" in the crash, officials said. Woods is awake, responsive and recovering from a "long surgical procedure" on his lower right leg and ankle, according to a statement posted on his Twitter account early Wednesday. "We thank everyone for the overwhelming support and messages during this tough time." pic.twitter.com/vZitnFV0YA— Tiger Woods (@TigerWoods) February 24, 2021 Deputies responded to the scene at 7:12 a.m. local time Tuesday, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said. His SUV careened downhill, traveling several hundred feet, flipping multiple times before landing on a hillside in a Los Angeles suburb. Woods was trapped inside, forcing first responders to use tools to pry open the windshield to pull Woods out, local officials said....
    (CNN)In the days leading up to the crash that authorities say he was lucky to survive, golf legend Tiger Woods was in his element, hosting a PGA tour event and giving golf lessons to sports stars and actors for a TV special. Tiger Woods had a rod inserted in his leg during an emergency surgery after a high-speed crashIt was around 7 a.m. PT on Tuesday in Rancho Palos Verdes, near Los Angeles, when the SUV he was driving crossed a median and went across two lanes of road before hitting a curb, hitting a tree and landing on its side off the roadway in the brush. The 15-time major champion was lucid following the crash and was taken to a hospital for surgery.The accident brought to a halt a series of events that had him "in good spirits," noted Daniel Rapaport, the Tiger Woods correspondent for Golf Digest. From...
    Los Angeles (CNN)Golf legend Tiger Woods' lengthy emergency surgery following his one-vehicle rollover crash required the insertion of a rod, screws and pins to stabilize his leg, according to a statement on his Twitter account.Woods was "awake, responsive, and recovering," after the surgery at the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, the statement said. The 45-year-old was driving shortly after 7 a.m. PT on Tuesday in Rancho Palos Verdes, near Los Angeles, when the SUV he was using crossed a median and veered across two lanes of road before hitting a curb, hitting a tree and landing on its side in the brush.Woods remained conscious but sustained serious leg injuries, authorities said Tuesday. Orthopedic trauma specialists inserted a rod into his tibia to stabilize both the tibia and fibula bones, stabilized the foot and ankle bones with a combination of screws and pins and relieved pressure to the muscle and soft-tissue of his...
    Nearly 100 Confederate statues were removed in 2020 Malaysia sugar daddy website boss charged after outcry Tiger Woods underwent emergency surgery Tuesday to repair significant damage to his right leg and ankle, his team said in a statement posted on his Twitter account late Tuesday night. LA County Sheriff: Tiger Woods showed no signs of impairment USA TODAY SPORTS See more videos SHARE SHARE TWEET SHARE EMAIL What to watch next Johnny Football Manziel made his debut in the Fan Controlled Football (FCF) League USA TODAY SPORTS Colts and Carson Wentz are both thrilled with blockbuster trade USA TODAY SPORTS Colts Darius Leonard on expectations for Indy QB: Just put the team first USA TODAY SPORTS Bubble Watch: Are Stanford and Ole Miss on the NCAA tournament bubble? USA TODAY SPORTS A look at Serena Williams dominant career USA...
    Tiger Woods was recovering from surgery at a Los Angeles hospital early Wednesday after surgeons placed a rod in his lower right leg and screws and pins in his foot and ankle. The legendary golfer suffered “significant orthopaedic injuries to his right lower extremity” following his devastating SUV crash outside Los Angeles earlier in the day, according to Harbor-UCLA Medical Center’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. Anish Mahajan. Woods, 45, sustained “open fractures affecting both the upper and lower portions of the tibia and fibula,” Mahajan said. Surgeons stabilized Woods’ leg bones by inserting a rod into the tibia. Injuries to the golfer’s foot and ankle bones were treated with screws and pins. Woods “is currently awake, responsive, and recovering in his hospital room,” according to a statement from his charity, TGR Foundation. The athlete was traveling alone at around 7:12 a.m. on Hawthorne Boulevard and Blackhorse Road in Rancho Palos...
    By STEFANIE DAZIO and DOUG FERGUSON | Associated Press LOS ANGELES — Tiger Woods crashed his SUV on sweeping, downhill road in the Los Angels suburbs Tuesday morning, and doctors tried to stabilize “significant” injuries to his right leg with rods and a combination of screws and pins. Woods was driving to a television shoot when his SUV crashed into a median, rolled over and ended up on its side near a steep road known for wrecks, authorities said. Golf’s biggest star had to be pulled out through the windshield. Woods’ foundation said in a statement he was awake, responsive and recovering in the hospital. Dr. Anish Mahajan, the chief medical officer at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, said Woods shattered the tibia and fibula bones of his lower right leg in multiple locations. Those injuries were stabilized with a rod in the tibia. Additional injuries to the bones in the foot...
    Tiger Woods is undergoing surgery after suffering leg injuries in a rollover crash Tuesday in Los Angeles, his agent said in a statement. Woods, 45, was the only person inside the vehicle, which sustained "major damage" in the crash, officials said. Deputies responded to the scene at 7:12 a.m. local time Tuesday, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said. His SUV careened downhill on the wrong side of the road, flipping multiple times before landing on a hillside in a Los Angeles suburb. Woods was trapped inside the vehicle, forcing first responders to use tools, including an ax, to free him, local officials said. The beloved golfer was transported to the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. His agent, Mark Steinberg, told CBS Sports that Woods "suffered multiple leg injuries" in the crash. "He is currently in surgery and we thank you for your privacy and support," he said....
    Tiger Woods was seriously injured Tuesday when his SUV crashed into a median, rolled over several times and ended up on its side in suburban Los Angeles, authorities said. The golf superstar had to be pulled out through the windshield, and his agent said he was undergoing leg surgery. Woods was alone in the SUV when it crashed into a raised median shortly before 7:15 a.m., crossed two oncoming lanes and rolled over several times, authorities said at a news conference. No other cars were involved. Woods was alert and able to communicate as firefighters pried open the front windshield to get him out. The airbags deployed, and the inside of the car stayed basically intact and that “gave him a cushion to survive the crash,” Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said. Both of his legs were severely injured, county Fire Chief Daryl Osby. Images showed the SUV on...
    How Texass deregulated market for power led to exorbitant electric bills Ghislaine Maxwell offers to renounce foreign citizenship in exchange for bail Tiger Woods' most famous mistress, Rachel Uchitel, is worried for the golfer following his rollover accident. © Getty Images Rachel Uchitel "Obviously hearing the news has shaken me up as it's probably shaken everybody up to see that. Hearing [agent Mark Steinberg] say that he's in surgery for his legs is something that really worries me and when you hear a comment like that you know it's true," she told the New York Post.  "He's an athlete and his legs are essential to his sport and to him being who he is and he's already had trouble with his body up until this point," she continued. "He didn't need any more injuries."  Tiger was taken to surgery following his single-car accident on Feb. 23 in Los Angeles....
    Several sources suggest that Tiger Woods has been hospitalized after suffering a traffic accident in Los Angeles. The golfer, who had to be taken from his vehicle by firefighters and has been hospitalized in a medical center in the area and, as reported by his agent, was admitted to an emergency operating room to undergo surgery on both legs. According to the Los Angeles Sheriff’s statement, “On February 23, 2021, at approximately 7:12 AM, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department handled a single-vehicle rollover traffic accident on the border between the states of Rolling Hills and Rancho Palos Verdes. Vehicle was traveling northbound on Hawthorne Boulevard at Blackhorse Road when it was injured. Vehicle has been badly damaged. “ In addition, the official version continued saying that “the driver and sole occupant has been identified as the PGA golfer Eldrick ‘Tiger’ Woods. Mr. Woods was extracted from the interior of...
    TIGER WOODS' close friend and fellow pro golfer Justin Thomas has been left 'sick to his stomach' after hearing about the American's car crash. Woods and Thomas have become close pals while touring the golfing circuit. Follow our Tiger Woods blog for all the latest news and stories… 1American duo Woods and Thomas have developed a close friendship over recent yearsCredit: Getty Images - Getty Justin Thomas reacts to the news of Tiger Woods car accident."I just hope hes alright."???????????????????????? pic.twitter.com/WlpVQKdO7q— ???????? PG™???????? ???? ????#TomBrady ????x7 ???????????????????????????? (@PatsGirlBoston) February 23, 2021 But an emotional Thomas was left in pieces when reacting to Woods' traumatic crash, which has left him requiring surgery. Speaking to the media, Thomas said: "Yeah, I mean I'm sick to my stomach. "You know, it hurts to see one of your closest friends get in an accident. "I just hope he's alright. Just worried for his kids,...
    RANCHO PALOS VERDES, Calif. -- Tiger Woods was seriously injured Tuesday when his SUV rolled over and ended up on its side in suburban Los Angeles, authorities said. The golf superstar had to be pulled out through the windshield, and his agent said he was undergoing leg surgery.EMBED More News Videos Tiger Woods is hospitalized with serious leg injuries after a car crash in Los Angeles County early Tuesday morning. Woods was alone in the SUV when it crashed shortly before 7:15 a.m., the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said in a statement. No other cars were involved. Woods was conscious and alert as firefighters pried open the front windshield to get him out, said Christopher Thomas, a spokesman for the county Fire Department.The cause of the wreck wasn't clear. The two-lane road curves through upscale suburbs, and the northbound side that Woods was driving on descends steeply enough that...
    FANS of golf star Tiger Woods have been left in distress about the star's condition following his February 23, 2021 crash. Woods' vehicle rolled over and he was forcibly "cut" from the wreckage in the Palos Verdes neighborhood of Los Angeles. Follow our Tiger Woods live blog for all the latest news and stories... 5Tiger WoodsCredit: AP:Associated Press What injuries did Tiger Woods suffer in the car accident today? It is believed Woods' condition is not life-threatening, but that he sustained "multiple injuries" to his legs. According to reports, Woods is being treated compound fracture and a shattered ankle. The star's agent, Mark Steinberg, said in a statement: "Tiger Woods was in a single-car accident this morning in California where he suffered multiple leg injuries. "He is currently in surgery and we thank you for your privacy and support." 5Tiger Woods was driving a Genesis GV80 during his accidentCredit: AP:Associated Press The 45-year-old was...
    PIERS Morgan says he is praying for Tiger Woods as he battles back from his horror car crash. The TV presenter shared his shock after it was revealed the golf legend had to be cut out of his crushed vehicle. 4Piers Morgan says he's praying Tiger Woods is OKCredit: ITV He's now in surgery being treated for multiple injuries, which are now thought to be non-life threatening. Piers wrote on Instagram: "Horrifying breaking news from Los Angeles... golf superstar Tiger Woods in serious car crash. "Now in surgery with multiple injuries. Condition described as ‘moderate to critical’. Just pray he’s OK." Woods, 45, had to be lifted from the vehicle with the "jaws of life" before being transferred to hospital by paramedics. 4Tiger Woods is in surgeryCredit: PA:Press Association 4Tiger had to be cut free from his car with the 'jaws of life' The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department confirmed that Woods...
    Getty What is Tiger Woods' condition? Golfer Tiger Woods was in a significant traffic crash on February 23, 2021? What is his condition? He was in serious condition when authorities arrived, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department will be holding a press conference at 3 p.m. west coast time to provide additional details on the crash. There has been no additional condition update given since that time because Woods is in surgery. “SOLO VEHICLE ACCIDENT | Hawthorne Blvd. x Palos Verdes Dr. N. #RollingHillsEstates | Units dispatched at 0722 & found a single vehicle rollover. One, adult male was assisted out of the vehicle & transported to a local area hospital in serious condition,” the Fire Department tweeted. His agent, Mark Steinberg, told ESPN that Woods was in surgery for “multiple leg injuries.” “Tiger Woods was in a single-car...
    Tiger Woods' ex-girlfriend Lindsey Vonn has reacted to the news that he was in a serious car accident and rushed into surgery on Tuesday in a social media post.     'Praying for TW right now,' the Olympic skier wrote alongside a praying hands emoji.  Woods is undergoing surgery after sustaining 'multiple leg injuries' in a serious car crash in Los Angeles on Tuesday morning.  The 45-year-old golfer was driving alone near Rancho Palos Verdes when his Genesis GV80 flipped over at 7.12am. Firefighters had to use a device known as the 'jaws of life' to break open the car and rescue the PGA legend.  Golfer Tiger Woods and ski racer Lindsey Vonn attend Tiger Jam 2014. The couple dates for almost three years. On Tuesday, Vonn said she is praying for Woods after a car crash Tiger Woods' ex-girlfriend Lindsey Vonn has reacted to the news that he...
    A death sentence: Activists call on Florida governor to prioritize vaccines for farmworkers Billionaire Lufthansa investor Thiele dies aged 79 Tiger Woods was involved in a serious single-car crash in California on Tuesday morning, and the 15-time major champion had to undergo surgery for the injuries he sustained. © Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports Nov 13, 2020; Tiger Woods looks over the seventh green during the second round of The Masters golf tournament at Augusta National GC.  The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said in a statement that the car Woods was driving crashed and rolled over. Responders needed to use the “jaws of life” to get Woods out of the vehicle. Mark Steinberg, Woods’ agent, told Daniel Rapaport of Golf Digest that Tiger sustained multiple leg injuries and is undergoing surgery. “Tiger Woods was in a single-car accident this morning in California where he suffered multiple leg injuries,” Steinberg...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Golfer Tiger Woods was hospitalized after his car rolled over Tuesday in the Rancho Palos Verdes area, authorities said. The crash was reported just after 7 a.m. when sheriff’s officials responded to a single-vehicle rollover traffic collision on the border of Rolling Hills Estates and the Rancho Palos Verdes, according to an LASD statement. READ MORE: U.S. Secretary Of Defense Lloyd Austin To Visit Vaccination Site At Cal State Los Angeles Sheriff’s officials say the car was traveling northbound on Hawthorne Boulevard at Blackhorse Road when it crashed and sustained “major damage”. SKY2 footage of the crash involving golf star Tiger Woods. (credit: CBS) The driver – later identified as Woods – had to be extricated from the vehicle with the “jaws of life” and was then transported to Harbor UCLA Medical Center. Woods’ agent Mark Steinberg released this statement Tuesday morning: “Tiger Woods was in...
    Tiger Woods was injured in a serious car crash Tuesday and needed to be extricated from his vehicle with the "jaws of life," the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said. Woods was the sole occupant in the crash near the Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes neighborhoods of Los Angeles. Officials said the crash occurred at around 7:12 a.m. and the vehicle sustained "major damage." Woods' agent Mark Steinberg released a statement following the crash. "Tiger Woods was in a single-car accident this morning in California where he suffered multiple leg injuries. He is currently in surgery and we thank you for your privacy and support," Steinberg said. Woods recently had a fifth back surgery on Dec. 23, and the first since a procedure to fuse his lower spine back in April 2017. On Sunday, he couldn't say whether or not he would be at The Masters.
    Beat poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti dies at age 101 At Apple meeting, CEO Cook dismisses monopoly allegations, shareholders support executive pay On Tuesday morning in Los Angeles, Tiger Woods was involved in a single car accident. The LA County Sheriff’s Department confirmed the news, noting that Woods needed to be removed from his car with the jaws of life and that he was taken to a hospital. © Provided by The Comeback This morning @LMTLASD responded to a roll-over collision in which @TigerWoods was injured. Please see our statement… pic.twitter.com/cSWOxKZC1w — LA County Sheriffs (@LASDHQ) February 23, 2021 Local news outlets, broadcasting from above the scene, had images of Woods’ vehicle. PIC: Picture of Tiger Woods' vehicle via live feed from the NBC in Los Angeles. pic.twitter.com/ckWoKiLnqj — Austin Kellerman (@AustinKellerman) February 23, 2021 Tiger Woods car pic.twitter.com/dgqouY6GJX — Sons of Johnnie LeMaster (@SonsofJohnnieLe) February 23, 2021 NBC LA over...
    Tiger Woods has been injured in a single vehicle roll-over collision in Los Angeles, according to LA law enforcement. Woods was injured in a car crash on Tuesday in which fire crews had to use the jaws of life to pull him out of the vehicle.  MSNBC reports that the cause of the crash is currently under investigation. Woods had been in the Los Angeles area hosting The Genesis Invitational golf event. He had been in the Los Angeles area for a few extra days on a Golf Digest shoot with former NBA star Dwyane Wade and actor and comedian David Spade. Woods, 45, recently underwent back surgery, his fifth, after playing in the Masters in November. He was aiming to return to Augusta for the Masters in April, as stated over the weekend to CBS Sports’ Jim Nantz. Here’s the latest on Woods’ crash: Tiger Woods crash updates 2:57...
    HORROR pictures from the Tiger Woods crash scene show his smashed car after it flipped over near some trees. The 45-year-old was rushed to surgery after being cut out of the wreck with the "jaws of life" in California. Tiger Woods is in surgery after suffering multiple leg injuries when his car flipped over this morning Footage showed the flipped car was badly damaged The Los Angeles County Sheriffs department confirmed that Woods was the driver of a vehicle involved in a roll-over traffic collision just after 7am local time. Fire crews had to lift him from the vehicle with the "jaws of life" before Woods was rushed to hospital by paramedics. According to the department, the vehicle sustained "major damage". Footage from the scene showed a car on its side with the front of the vehicle crushed. It appeared to have crashed in a grassy area surrounded...
    Loading the player... Tiger Woods was injured in a rollover car accident early Tuesday morning and the jaws of life were needed to free him. Authorities confirmed that the golf pro was in a car accident around 7:12 a.m. PT near Ranchos Palos Verdes, California. Woods was the only occupant in the mangled car and was pinned inside. A cause for the accident is not yet immediately known. Tiger Woods of the United States plays his shot from the second tee during the final round of the PNC Championship at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club Orlando on December 20, 2020 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images) Read More: Tiger Woods’ son Charlie stuns in PNC Championship The Los Angeles County’s Sheriff’s Office released a statement via social media on the golf superstar’s condition. “On February 23, 2021, at approximately 7:12 AM,  LASD responded to a single vehicle...
    RANCHO PALOS VERDES (KABC) -- Tiger Woods suffered multiple leg injuries and in undergoing surgery following a a single vehicle rollover crash in the Rancho Palos Verdes area, his manager confirmed.The crash happened on the border of Rolling Hills Estates around 7:15 a.m. Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.Details about what led up the crash were not released but authorities say the car was traveling northbound on Hawthorne Boulevard when it crashed at Blackhorse Road.The golf star was the only person in the car, which sustained major damage, and was extricated from the wreck by L.A. County firefighters and paramedics. He was taken to a hospital in unknown condition.DEVELOPING: This story will be updated as more information becomes available.Want to watch this coverage on the big screen? Search "ABC7 Los Angeles" on your streaming device and download our free app - learn more here.Tiger Woods underwent spinal...
    RANCHO PALOS VERDES -- Golf star Tiger Woods suffered leg injuries Tuesday in a vehicle rollover in the Los Angeles area and is undergoing surgery, authorities and his manager said. His condition isn't yet clear.The crash happened around 7:15 a.m., according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. The golfer had to be extricated by the "jaws of life." No other cars were involved in the crash.READ MORE: Tiger Woods underwent spinal fusion surgery 2 years before Masters winWoods was taken to the hospital by ambulance. The vehicle sustained major damage, the sheriff's department said."Tiger Woods was in a single-car accident this morning in California where he suffered multiple leg injuries," his manager, Mark Steinberg, said. He is currently in surgery and we thank you for your privacy and support."Details about what led up the crash were not released but authorities say the car was traveling northbound on Hawthorne Boulevard...
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tiger Woods’ manager: Golf star suffered multiple leg injuries in car crash, is undergoing surgery. Copyright © 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.
    Tiger Woods’ potential sixth green jacket could be on the hanger come April. Woods underwent another surgery on his back in December, leaving his status for the 2021 Masters Tournament in jeopardy. Woods played in the 2020 Masters, which was moved to November amid the coronavirus pandemic, finishing tied for 38th. While there’s no timetable for a Woods return, Woods told CBS’ Jim Nantz during the 2020 Genesis Invitational — a tournament hosted by Woods — that he’s awaiting another MRI result, but is doing the “mundane” things required for his rehab. Here’s the latest on Woods and his quest for another major championship appearance: Will Tiger Woods play in the 2021 Masters? Coming off a fifth back surgery, Woods is recovering with no timetable to return to a course, but the 15-time major winner seems to be leaving the door open for a return to Augusta this April. MORE: How many times...
    Cost of flood damage to U.S. homes will increase by 61% in 30 years Iran’s Compromise With Nuclear Monitors Limits Escalation Tiger Woods hasn't played competitive golf since November's COVID-19-delayed Masters won by Dustin Johnson. After another back surgery, the big question now is if he'll play at Augusta this year. He declined to commit to competing for a sixth green jacket in an interview with CBS' Jim Nantz on Sunday from the Genesis Invitational, which he hosts. Woods: 'I don't know what the plan is' “God I hope so," Woods said when Nantz asked if he would play the Masters. "I’ve got to get there first. "A lot of it is based on my surgeons and my doctors and therapist and making sure I do it correctly. This is the only back I’ve got. I don’t have much more wiggle room left there.” When Nantz asked if he...
    TIGER WOODS faces a fight to be fit for April's Masters after a FIFTH operation on his back. A procedure known as a microdiscectomy was undertaken to remove a pressurised fragment of his spine that had been pinching a nerve. 3Tiger Woods has gone under the knife for a fifth time to clear an issue in his backCredit: AP:Associated Press The American, 45, underwent the same procedure three times across 2014 and 2015. And it is the first time his back has been operated on since major spinal-fusion surgery in 2017. Since then, Woods has been enjoyed steady progress back to the top of the game - culminating in Masters glory two years ago. But he once again felt pain in his back during December's PNC Championship. A statement from the golfing superstar on Tuesday claimed the operation was a success. It read: "[Woods'] doctors and their team have determined...
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