Most golf nuts know that he won three consecutive U. Amateur's from but the success, as you can imagine with Tiger Woods, goes deeper than that. However, before we move onto those triumphs let's talk briefly about the U. In the title tilt, Woods once again showed his patented flair for the dramatics, coming back from 2 down with three holes to play. His win in capped his U.
How an amateur’s favour revealed the ‘cold-blooded’ winner in Tiger Woods
Before they turned pro: Tiger Woods
He is tied for first in PGA Tour wins and ranks second in men's major championships and also holds numerous golf records. He will be inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in Following an outstanding junior, college, and amateur golf career, Woods turned professional in at the age of By the end of April , he had won three PGA Tour events in addition to his first major, the Masters , which he won by 12 strokes in a record-breaking performance. He reached number one in the world rankings for the first time in June , less than a year after turning pro.
Amateur , is the leading annual golf tournament in the United States for amateur golfers. It is organized by the United States Golf Association and is currently held each August over a 7-day period. In there were two tournaments called the "National Amateur Championship". This state of affairs prompted Charles B.
It has been 23 years since he finished runner-up as Woods became the first player to win the US Amateur Championship three times, in his final event before turning professional. And yet, even Scott looked on with disbelief as Woods won his 15th major at Augusta National last month. But this was improbable; not just the physical issues with his back but the fact he had reached the depths of mental anguish. Woods subsequently overturned the match, finally lifting the trophy after two extra holes. I think in this stage of Tiger he is more of a person, more appreciative and respectful.