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Tiger Woods announces intention to make competitive comeback next week

The former world number one hasn’t played since suffering career-threatening injuries in a February car crash.

Return to action: Tiger Woods.
Return to action: Tiger Woods.
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TIGER WOODS SAID today that he will make his return to competitive golf at next week’s PGA Tour PNC Championship in Florida.

The former world number one, who has not played since suffering career-threatening leg injuries in a car crash in Los Angeles in February, will play in the 16-19 December tournament alongside his son Charlie.

“Although it’s been a long and challenging year, I am very excited to close it out by competing in the PNC Championship with my son Charlie,” Woods announced on Twitter.

“I’m playing as a Dad and couldn’t be more excited and proud.”

© – AFP, 2021

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