Tiger Woods was awarded the prestigious Presidential Medal of Freedom by US Head of State Donald Trump and it sparked quite the reaction online.
On Tuesday, Briefly.co.za reported that US President Donald Trump awarded Tiger Woods ith the Medal of Freedom. Taking to social media, the golfer wrote he was honoured to be awarded the medal.
"It’s an incredible privilege to be awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Considering the recipients, history, and what this means to me and my family, it’s also very humbling. Thank you all for your support and I hope this inspires others to never give up on their dreams."
The story sparked quite the reaction from our readers, who were divided on the post - some congratulated Woods while others slammed him for not being worthy of the medal.
Ashford Tapiwa Gorejena commented: "One of the greatest comebacks in sport .Well deserved Tiger."
Butana De Junior said: "This Man all his Golf career He played a rigged golf, He has no talent whatsoever, they made him a star."
Lorraine Teixeira added: "Congratulations Tiger. You deserve it!"
Xolani Nokwe wrote: "I watched that ceremony his body language was all wrong deep down in his heart he knows what his done is wrong he's trying to appease his handlers unfortunately they almost destroyed him a couple years ago."
Michael Parrott commented: "Congratulations Tiger Woods. You deserve acknowledgment."
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