Tiger Woods’ remarkable fifth Masters victory, over 10 years since his last major win, was front and center across newspapers and news websites across the globe.
With it came more discussion about where Woods sits on the list of the world’s best atheletes with most in agreement that this was one of the greatest sporting comeback victories of all-time.
Here is how many of Tiger’s fellow golfers, sporting stars and celebrities reacted to the victory.
— Jack Nicklaus (@jacknicklaus) April 14, 2019
What a great moment for the game of golf. I’m so impressed by @TigerWoods‘ incredible performance, and I’m so happy for him to capture another Green Jacket. Truly a special day that will go down in history. Congratulations, Tiger! #rematch 😎
— Phil Mickelson (@PhilMickelson) April 14, 2019
— Hugh Jackman (@RealHughJackman) April 14, 2019
Greatest comeback story in sports! Congrats @TigerWoods Let me hold one of those 5 jackets one time!
— Stephen Curry (@StephenCurry30) April 14, 2019
— Jada Pinkett Smith (@jadapsmith) April 14, 2019
Congrats Tiger! What a performance..
— Tom Brady (@TomBrady) April 14, 2019
I think I speak for a lot of the golf world when I say… We’re happy for you TW! @TigerWoods what a victory 🙌🏽
— Justin Thomas (@JustinThomas34) April 14, 2019
— Greg Norman (@SharkGregNorman) April 14, 2019
— Wayne Rooney (@WayneRooney) April 14, 2019
— Dustin Johnson (@DJohnsonPGA) April 14, 2019
Congratulations, Tiger! To come back and win the Masters after all the highs and lows is a testament to excellence, grit, and determination.
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) April 14, 2019
I am literally in tears watching @TigerWoods this is Greatness like no other. Knowing all you have been through physically to come back and do what you just did today? Wow Congrats a million times! I am so inspired thank you buddy.
— Serena Williams (@serenawilliams) April 14, 2019
— LeBron James (@KingJames) April 14, 2019
I’ve just watched one of the biggest inspirational performances……golf is back !!
Who said he wouldn’t win another major…no 15 and more to come…I take my hat off to you !! AWESOME
— Ian Botham (@BeefyBotham) April 14, 2019
TIGER 🙌🏾🙌🏾🙌🏾 #masters2019
— Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) April 14, 2019
Just did it. #TheMasters
— jimmy fallon (@jimmyfallon) April 14, 2019
Speechless ❤️ @TigerWoods
— Niall Horan (@NiallOfficial) April 14, 2019