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Charlie Woods, another success on Hurricane

Another win for Charlie Woods. Tiger’s 14-year-old son made him the Major Championship, a junior competition valid for the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour. The competition was played at the Village Golf Course in California. Small detail: Charlie was defending champion.

Charlie Woods, results
Woods jr imposed himself in the 14-15 age category with 143 strokes (72-71), detaching the runner-up by eight strokes. The first round Charlie allowed himself four birdies; in the second a streak of five birdies in seven holes.

So Tiger’s son was the only one to close under par on the field (-1) The win marked Woods’ second joy in four events so far in the 2023 season on the Hurricane Tour. In February, Woods captured the South Florida Junior Open.

Last season, he had two more Hurricane Tour victories, including the Major Championship itself at Village. In the circuit today he is 16th in his age category. The race took place under the watchful eye of Tiger, on the fairway with his golf cart.

“Don’t copy my swing. Copy Rory’s’: so the champion said to his son some time ago, speaking on an NBC broadcast, to be exact on the eve of the Hero World Challenge 2022. Many technicians find similarities between the Northern Irishman’s swing and that of the son of the global golf phenomenon.

Charlie Woods speaks little and doesn’t get overwhelmed. “My father always told me: he must be able to maintain his balance and finish until the ball stops rolling”. And so far things are going well… Eldrick Tont Woods (born December 30, 1975), better known as Tiger Woods, is an American golfer.

Considered among the best golfers of all time, as well as the best of the modern era, in his more than twenty-year career he won 110 professional tournaments, including 15 majors, making him the most successful player in history ; held the number one position in the OWG world rankings for a total of 683 weeks, 281 of which were consecutive weeks (from June 12, 2005 to October 30, 2010), and is the only golfer to have won all four majors in the modern era within a single year (between 2000 and 2001).

In 2014, he became the first sportsman in the world to surpass one billion dollars in earnings from wins and sponsorships. He was later surpassed by Michael Jordan and his net worth is estimated at $1.8 billion as of 2023, making him the second highest paid sportsman ever.

In 2019, US President Donald Trump awarded him the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honor in the United States of America.


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