‘Wishing you a speedy recovery’: golf world prays to Tom Watson after embarrassing setback

Golf is a highly paid sport. But to make a professional career in it, of course, is not easy. Like most other sports, golf is also associated with numerous injuries that players have to deal with in tournaments. And just like the former professional golfer Tom Watson recently injured on the field due to an accident. But fans were relieved after he recently posted a photo of himself talking about his injury.

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Tom Watson tells fans about his injury

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Thomas Sturges Watson, also known as Tom Watson, set many records during his golfing career. The golf legend has won 8 major championships and was one of the best players in the world at one time. It has been some time since Watson retired from the sport. However, his love of golf brings him to the course from time to time.

TURNBERRY, SCOTLAND – JULY 19: Buggy carries Tom Watson and Stuart Sink of the USA to the first playoff hole after the final round of the 138th Open Championship at Ailsa Course at Turnberry Golf Club on July 19, 2009 in Turnberry, Scotland. (Photo by Warren Little/Getty Images)

During his recent trip to a farm in Kansas, Watson was involved in a nasty accident when his golf cart overturned. The golfer was seriously injured and had to undergo shoulder replacement surgery. Watson was planning take part in the upcoming PNC Championship with your son, Michael. However, his recent surgery could be an obstacle to his plan. Luckily, the surgery went well and Watson updated a photo of himself to let fans know of his good health.

The golfer heartily thanked Dr. Felix “Buddy” Savoy, who is also the chairman of the school’s Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation. The operation was performed at the Tulane Medical Center in New Orleans on November 18th.

Fan reaction to Tom Watson’s recent tweet

Fans were relieved after the golfer shared the good news with them. After Watson tweeted a photo of himself enjoying delicious food after surgery, fans gave all kinds of reactions in the comments.

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Most of the fans wished Watson a speedy recovery after the operation.

Although some said they were going to have the same procedure in a few years. And so he asked the golfer to keep them informed.

Among all these people, there were real fans who shared their experiences when meeting a golfer.

While many others stated that they would like to see the golfer on the course again in his best form.

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Tom Watson is currently in the hospital recovering from surgery. It’s hard to tell if he’ll be able to play in the upcoming PNC Championship. The field is expected to include John Daley and his son. Fans also want to see Tiger Woods and his son Charlie on the field. However, the chances that they will see Watson and his son Michael are practically zero.

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