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Best known for willing himself to victory, the winner of 15 major championships said he had no desire to do what would be necessary to win another on his surgically rebuilt right leg.

Tiger Woods said he was at peace with the belief that he would never return to the pinnacle of golf. “I’ve made the climb enough times,” he said.
Tiger Woods said he was at peace with the belief that he would never return to the pinnacle of golf. “I’ve made the climb enough times,” he said. Credit... Sam Hodgson for The New York Times

Bill Pennington

Nov. 30, 2021

It was 15 minutes into his first public appearance since a terrifying car crash in February that Tiger Woods, assessing an uncertain future and a celebrated past, took the measure of his career.

“I got that last major,” a wistful Woods said on Tuesday, recalling his stunning 2019 victory at the Masters Tournament, golf’s most watched event, at age 43.