President Donald Trump of the United States, Tiger Woods was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The American golf legend, is rewarded for the fact that he has a Sunday for the first time in eleven years a majortoernooi on his name wrote.
The 43-year-old Woods won for the fifth time in his career the Masters in Augusta and booked his first majorzege since the US Open in 2008. For the golficoon was also the fifteenth time that he was a majortoernooi won.
The victory for Woods in Augusta is special, because a few years ago, it seemed his career was almost over. He had several times had surgery on his back and also had a lot of problems in his personal life.
“I’ve just been with Tiger spoken to congratulate him with his great win,” wrote Trump on Twitter. “Because of its incredible comeback in the gulf and, more importantly perhaps, in the life, I will give him the Presidential Medal of Freedom award.”
The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the highest award that the president of the United States to a citizen can give. Among others basketballegendes Michael Jordan and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar went to the Woods for.
Spoke to @TigerWoods to congratulate him on the great victory he had in yesterday’s @TheMasters, & to inform him that because of his incredible Success & Comeback in Sports (Golf), and, more importantly, LIFE, I will be presenting him with the PRESIDENTIAL MEDAL of FREEDOM!
AvatarAuteurrealDonaldTrumpMoment of plaatsen17:35 – 15 april 2019