Tiger Woods to write memoir telling his 'definitive story'

Publisher HarperCollins says Back is first and only account ‘directly from’ US golferFresh from a startling career comeback after years of battling injuries, sex addiction and tabloids, Tiger Woods has announced a new memoir titled Back in which he promises to tell his “definitive story”.The book, to be published by HarperCollins but for which there is no confirmed release date, will start with Woods’ childhood as a golfing prodigy and span his 81 PGA Tour event wins - the second-highest total of any player – and 15 major victories. Related: Tiger Woods’ Masters win was no tale of redemption – it was revenge | Marina Hyde Continue reading... Continue reading at 'The Guardian'

[ The Guardian | 2019-10-15 15:31:34 UTC ]
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