LOOK: Recent Photo of Tiger Woods Playing Poker Is Going Viral

Published 04/30/2022, 12:45 PM EDT
Golf – The Masters – Augusta National Golf Club – Augusta, Georgia, U.S. – April 5, 2022 Tiger Woods of the U.S. during a press conference Chris Trotman/Augusta National/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES

Tiger Woods is among the renowned names in golf. The 15-time major championship winner made arguably one of the greatest comebacks in golf at the 2022 Masters. Moreover, the World Golf Hall of Fame member is in the spotlight, but this time not while swinging the golf club.

Tiger Woods enjoys his time at the Tiger Jam

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Tiger is in Las Vegas for a two-day charitable event known as the Tiger Jam. Moreover, the event took place on April 29th and will continue on April 30th, Saturday. Tiger Jam is a one-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play golf at the famous Shadow Creek Golf Course in Vegas for two days, including a golf clinic with Woods and Collin Morikawa.

Apart from golf, the mega event also included loads of other fun-to-do activities and is a must-attend event. DraftKings are the presenting sponsors of the Tiger Jam.

Golf – The Masters – Augusta National Golf Club – Augusta, Georgia, U.S. – April 4, 2022, Tiger Woods of the U.S. reacts during a practice round REUTERS/Brian Snyder

On Friday 29th, the main event included a Poker Tournament at the MGM Grand. The Poker event was hosted in partnership with the World Poker Tour. Moreover, it offers a lifetime opportunity to poker lovers to play against professional poker players. Not to forget, the event raises funds for Woods’ Foundation, the TGR Foundation, which has been transforming students’ lives for the past 25 years.

Moreover, the highlight of Friday night was the 82-time PGA Tour winner trying his hand at poker. The image of Tiger playing poker was uploaded on Twitter through his official Twitter account. In the picture, the former World Number One is playing poker at the all-in poker night, which benefits his foundation. Furthermore, the event has various fun activities on Saturday night, including music, entrainment, etcetera. Woods also met Phil Hellmuth, a professional poker player, at the event.

The Golf World reacts to Woods’ photo

As soon as the image broke out, golf Twitter turned into a frenzy. Fans from all over the globe started to react to Woods’ viral picture from the Charity Poker Night. Moreover, most of the fans were happy to see the 46-year-old enjoying his time. At the same time, other fan reactions were just fun to look at.

Furthermore, Woods came to Vegas after finishing his practice round on Thursday at Southern Hills Country Club. He planned the practice session to evaluate his body before committing to play in the 2022 PGA Championship. Tiger wants to see how his body reacts to the hectic schedule of playing back-to-back events. Do you think he will play?

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Bazif Qadri

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Bazif Qadri is a Golf writer at EssentiallySports. Currently pursuing BSC Economics Hons, Bazif is a golf enthusiast. Not only a fan, but he is also an avid golfer himself.

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