“He will be back. I have no doubt about it. He will be back,” Trump instructed Fox News on Tuesday.
Woods acquired a Presidential Medal of Freedom from Trump in 2019 simply weeks after successful the Masters for his fifteenth main title and the primary because the 2008 US Open.
“This is very tragic,” Trump mentioned. “He made a lot of progress from that day and then this has to happen.
“He has overcome loads, however he has had an unbelievable life and he will proceed to have an unbelievable life. He will get better from this and it is fairly unhealthy on the legs I perceive. He will determine a means. He’s an exquisite particular person.”
Woods also earned the praise of another former president and golfing partner, Barack Obama, who tweeted his support to the 45-year-old golf legend.
“Sending my prayers to @TigerWoods and his household tonight — here is to a speedy restoration for the GOAT (Greatest of all Time) of golf. If we have realized something through the years, it is to never count Tiger out.”
Woods overcame four back operations to make a comeback that culminated with the 2019 Masters victory and his most recent win at the 2019 Zozo Championship in Japan — a victory that matched him with Sam Snead on an all-time record 82 career US PGA wins.
Sending my prayers to @TigerWoods and his family tonight—here’s to a speedy recovery for the GOAT of golf. If we’ve… https://t.co/fBtAC10hcv
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) 1614131257000
Trump noted how golf events draw much higher television ratings when Woods is playing.
“All I say is get higher and get out there, as a result of all of us miss him. We want Tiger,” Trump said. “It’s only a few those who trigger that sort of a phenomenon.”