TIGER WOODS : YOUNGEST PROFESSIONAL GOLFERS ACHIEVEMENT IN THE HISTORY OF GOLF
Eldrick (Tiger) Woods, now 36, had a phenomenal career since becoming a professional golfer in the late summer of 1996 ago. Until now, Woods is an American professional golfer whose position parallel to the world’s most successful golfer of all time.
Tiger Woods Family
Tiger Woods is the first major championship winner of African – American descent, Thailand. Tiger earned the nickname of a nickname a friend of his father, a Vietnam named Nguyen Phong. The father, Earl Woods was a soldier in the Vietnam War. While his mother, Kultida, originating from Thailand. In October 2004, Tiger Woods married Swedish model, Elin Nordegren.
Following three years later, on June 18, 2007, his wife gave birth to their daughter at a hospital in Los Angeles, California, United States. His first daughter named Sam Alexis Woods. The birth of her baby is only a year later after his father died.
Woods has won 95 tournaments, 71 of them on the PGA Tour, including the Masters Tournaments in 1997, 2001, 2002 and 2005 an the GPA Championship in 1999, 2000, 2006 and 2007. In addition, Woods also managed to hold the title of champion at the U.S. Open Championship on 2000, 2002 and 2008 and Open Championships in 2000, 2005 and 2006. With a second Masters victory in 2001, Tiger became the first golfer ever to win four professional major championships at the same time.
With such success in a row, Woods became the champion of the other active players in the PGA Tour. When winning the 2000 British Open, Woods became the youngest golfer to complete a career Grand Slam in professional major championships and became the fifth golfer ever successful follow Ben Hogan, Gene Sarazen, Gary Player and Jack Nicklaus, the events of his success is often called Tiger Slam.