The 2021 Masters Event shall be with out its most well-known golfer, as Tiger Woods continues to get better from a automobile crash that can go away him out of competitors for the foreseeable future.
Woods, naturally, shall be missed by anybody and everybody with even a passing curiosity in golf or the Masters and that is very true for the golfers with whom he would have competed towards this week. Tiger, for his half, revealed on Tuesday what precisely he’d miss most from the Augusta Nationwide Golf Course:
The Champions Dinner, in fact.
I’ll miss working up @DJohnsonPGA’s invoice on the Champions Dinner tonight. It’s nonetheless one among my favourite nights of the yr.
— Tiger Woods (@TigerWoods) April 6, 2021
The occasion, hosted the Tuesday of every event because it was launched by Ben Hogan in 1952, includes a dinner choice by the earlier yr’s winner. Which means Dustin Johnson, the 2020 champ, wouldn’t solely choose the dinner for the Grasp’s opponents however foot the invoice.
Johnson had much less time to organize the menu than earlier winners — keep in mind, the 2020 Masters was performed not fairly 5 months in the past, in November — however he nonetheless had a fairly appetizing menu, which incorporates pigs in a blanket, corn and lobster fritters, filet mignon, sea bass and extra:
Johnson looks like he would not have minded footing the invoice.
Hey, there’s all the time subsequent yr.