Charlie Woods captured the hearts of sports activities followers all over the place when he performed his first aggressive televised event final yr as an 11-year-old alongside his well-known father. Tiger Woods and his youngest baby have been again at the PNC Championship — an occasion that pairs Main winners with their relations — once more this previous weekend, and the similarities between the two proceed to be astounding.
The final yr has been traumatic for the Woods household. Tiger was concerned in a scary one-car crash in Los Angeles that had medical doctors questioning in the event that they must amputate his proper leg. Whereas Woods stored his leg, he was primarily bed-ridden for practically 4 months earlier than beginning a lengthy and troublesome rehab. Woods’ look alongside his son this yr was his first public spherical since the accident.
Whereas Tiger grimaced simply strolling the course, Charlie once more stole the present.
The Woods boys completed out the 36-hole scramble in second place after an electrical Sunday that noticed them shoot a 15-under 57. Each carrying their signature Sunday pink, Tiger and Charlie made 11 straight birdies at one level. Solely John Daly and his son — a freshman golfer at Arkansas — have been higher in the occasion, and solely by a single stroke.
Charlie performed from tees that made the course about 1,000 yards shorter than the one his father was enjoying, nevertheless it was nonetheless unimaginable to look at him carry Staff Woods with pinpoint method photographs and spectacular accuracy on the greens. Greater than something, it was jarring to see simply how comparable Charlie’s mannerisms are to his father’s.
Table of Contents
- 1 Charlie Woods twirls his membership like his father
- 2 Charlie Woods stands like his father
- 3 Charlie Woods has his father’s laser focus
- 4 Charlie Woods hit the finest par-3 tee shot of the day on No. 17
- 5 Charlie Woods can go pin-hunting from the fairway
- 6 Charlie Woods can putt, too
- 7 Tiger watched this video of his similarities with Charlie, and even he couldn’t imagine it
- 8 Tiger and Charlie Woods highlights from 2021 PNC Championship
Charlie Woods twirls his membership like his father
This is uncanny.
Charlie Woods stands like his father
Right here’s Tiger and Charlie on the inexperienced throughout the opening spherical on Saturday. Do you suppose the youthful Woods has spent a while watching his father on the course?
Sadly, Tiger is nonetheless limping a bit as he recovers from his automobile accident. However seeing the two stroll down the course collectively was undeniably cool.
Charlie Woods has his father’s laser focus
Charlie Woods hasn’t smiled in like an hour. Simply hit a butter lower 4 iron to 4 toes and holed it from the again tees. Didn’t acknowledge any of the folks yelling his title as he walked to the subsequent tee. Tunnel imaginative and prescient. Apple, meet tree.
— Dan Rapaport (@Daniel_Rapaport) December 19, 2021
Charlie Woods hit the finest par-3 tee shot of the day on No. 17
Everybody was hitting off the identical tees on gap No. 17, which was a par-3 from 169 yards. Charlie Woods put it nearer to the pin than anybody over the two-day occasion, hitting a five-iron four-feet from the gap.
Charlie Woods can go pin-hunting from the fairway
This is a outstanding shot.
Charlie Woods can putt, too
I want I may putt like this.
Tiger watched this video of his similarities with Charlie, and even he couldn’t imagine it
These two are twins proper right down to the allergy symptoms.
Tiger and Charlie Woods highlights from 2021 PNC Championship
Right here’s the full highlights from Staff Woods on Sunday. This is a lot enjoyable to look at.
Not a bad looking scorecard for Team Woods at the finish of the occasion.
Most spectacular of all? Younger Charlie simply doesn’t appear to crack underneath the strain of the vivid lights. We will’t wait to see what he does subsequent.