Tiger who? Woods takes back seat to son Charlie in final act of 2020
"The Tiger effect" has been palpable for the past two-and-a-half decades, but at the PNC Championship, it was Woods' 11-year-old son, Charlie, who moved the needle. Social media couldn't get enough of the similarities between the father and son's golf swings, and Charlie's fist pump on Sunday nearly broke the Internet.
One of the victims of Charlie's trash talk, Justin Thomas, won the event alongside his father, Mike, but that was a mere footnote as the younger member of the Woods team stole the show.
The 2020 season came to a close for the LPGA Tour this past weekend, and the women deserve a hearty round of applause for getting there. Players competed in extreme heat, poor air quality and, of course, in the midst of a pandemic. More than 7,000 COVID-19 tests later, commissioner Mike Whan and his team can reflect on a season that included 14 events since resuming in July.
We know that a Masters invite is at the top of Rickie Fowler's holiday wish list, and after a look at his numbers, we found a key statistic that just might make that happen. When teeing off in the early wave, Fowler ranked second on the PGA Tour in scoring. In the afternoon, well, that's a different story.
We break it all down in the final 2020 episode of "Up and Down."
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