Sports Tiger Woods has a 4th back surgery

02:50  21 april  2017
02:50  21 april  2017 Source:   MSN

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Tiger Woods announced on his website that he underwent another back surgery , his fourth in four years. "When healed, I look forward to getting back to a normal life, playing with my kids, competing in professional golf and living without the pain I have been battling so long."

Tiger Woods announced Thursday via a post on his website that he has undergone successful back surgery to alleviate ongoing pain in his back and leg. This is Woods ’ fourth back surgery , with all of the procedures coming in the last four years. Per the post on Tigerwoods .com

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Two days after Tiger Woods said his back was progressing, he announces on his website he has had a fourth back surgery to alleviate pain.

The surgery was performed at the Texas Back Institute.

Typical recovery is six months, meaning Woods is likely to go another full year without playing a major.

Woods first had surgery a week before the 2014 Masters. He had two more back operations after the 2015 PGA Tour season and did not play again for 15 months. His last competition was Feb. 3 in the Dubai Desert Classic, where he shot 77 and withdrew because of back spasms.

Woods says he looks forward to getting back to a normal life that includes playing with his two kids and competing in golf tournaments.

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