Masters 2019: Tiger fans blast Nick Faldo’s commentary during final round broadcast

April 14, 2019

With Tiger Woods in the mix at the Masters and boasting his best chance of winning a major in recent years, tensions were running high for many golf fans. They wanted to see Tiger get it done, and weren’t in the mood for any spicy takes along the way. Enter Nick Faldo.

The outspoken broadcaster made a handful of observations about Tiger — including one where Faldo attributed a pulled approach Tiger hit into the 9th hole as a result of his previous back issues. You can’t blame a six-time major champ calling it as he sees it, but there was no convincing some golf fans, who staged a backlash on social media during the final round…

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