PHOENIX — Like many golf followers, Cheyenne Woods deliberate final Sunday round Tiger Woods’ tee time. Somebody on Twitter informed her the ultimate spherical of the Valspar felt just like the Tremendous Bowl, and she or he agreed.
“I’m excited simply as a lot as anybody else,” stated Cheyenne, who could have a more durable time maintaining on her uncle this week as she’s competing in her yard on the Financial institution of Hope Founders Cup in Phoenix.
“I don’t thoughts speaking about it,” stated Cheyenne. “I’m pleased with him and pleased with all the pieces he’s completed.”
Cheyenne Woods, 27, joined the LPGA in 2015. The questions she has fielded about Tiger haven’t all the time been straightforward. Cheyenne wouldn’t go as far as to say it bought annoying, nevertheless it undoubtedly bought previous.
With Tiger’s comeback story in full swing, strangers are much more prone to method her to speak about her uncle’s resurgence. She’s completely happy to have interaction, although it’s a bit shocking how many individuals nonetheless mistake her for a tennis participant.
“I suppose these appear to be tennis outfits,” she stated, smiling.
Cheyenne texted Tiger after his runner-up end on the Valspar Championship. She’ll doubtless attend subsequent month’s Masters, primarily for Tiger. Cheyenne bought into the sport due to Tiger, grew up watching him play on the sofa subsequent to her grandfather Earl Woods, who regaled her with tales.
“Watching you’ll be able to’t assist however get goosebumps,” she stated.
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