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Tiger Woods: 'I'll Miss Running Up Dustin Johnson's Bill' at Masters Champions Dinner

Jenna CiccotelliCorrespondent IIApril 7, 2021

AP Photo/Charlie Riedel

Tiger Woods won't be at the Champions Dinner in Augusta on Tuesday. But in the spirit of the event, the golf legend sent his regards via Twitter.

Tiger Woods @TigerWoods

I’ll miss running up @DJohnsonPGA’s bill at the Champions Dinner tonight. It’s still one of my favorite nights of the year.

Woods is at his home in Florida, where he is recovering from injuries he sustained when he was involved in a single-car crash near Los Angeles on Feb. 23. 

As the rest of the top players on the PGA Tour readied to tee off in Augusta, they shared stories about Woods and honored him with face masks decorated with tigers. 

fredcouplesgolf @fredcouplesgolf

Thinking of my guy @tigerwoods during this week @themasters. I’ll miss you tonight at dinner. Not the same without you. pic.twitter.com/AigjVx2HIZ

PGA TOUR @PGATOUR

.@TigerWoods' presence is missed this week at Augusta, especially in @JustinThomas34's yearly practice round with he and @FredCouplesGolf. ❤️pic.twitter.com/rKsE1SwGmz

Rory McIlroy told reporters he visited Woods at home at the end of March and that the star was "in decent spirits," per ESPN's Mark Schlabach

Johnson, who won the Masters in 2020, will serve a menu that includes pigs in a blanket, filet mignon and miso-marinated sea bass before dessert courses of peach cobbler and apple pie. 

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