Over EasyErnie Els was both direct and incredibly honest at his Tuesday press conference at the WGC-Cadillac Championship at Doral, when he was asked about Tiger Woods' (potentially former) ability to intimidate and overwhelm the rest of the Tour.
I don't know, man. I played for ten years when that guy dominated, so it's tough to get a different mind-set on things. Tiger was the dominant player. He won 14 majors. Think about it, 14 majors, in such a short period of time. Who is ever going to do that again? Who knows? That is pretty dominating.
So for us, myself, Phil, Vijay, Davis, Fred Couples, guys like that to have played under a guy who was that good, we took a beating, not only from him, but from you guys, too. It's been a tough -- it was a tough ten, 12 years for us. So to see kind of the new world out there, you know, with these young players coming through, Martin No. 1, Lee Westwood was No. 1 for a while. Lee has been around for a while, too, but the youngsters, they have got something going for them.
The mansion, which overlooks the Atlantic Ocean, boasts huge windows for incredible sea views and has a glass-fronted lift for anyone too tired to take the stairs. As well as a gigantic master bedroom - with, a little ironically, his-and-hers bathrooms - there are three further bedroom suites.Tweet of the Day
Outside, there is a tennis court, gym, diving pool, lap lane, 100-foot running track and small golf course. A pair of boat docks will provide a berth for Woods' 155 ft yacht, aptly named Privacy.
Writing on his blog, Woods said he was particularly excited about using his new 3.5-acre back yard golf course. 'Working with my team, I designed the short-game facility and oversaw its construction,' he revealed. 'It features four greens, six bunkers with different depths and kinds of sand, a video center and a putting studio.
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