The 2021 Masters Match will likely be with out its most well-known golfer, as Tiger Woods continues to get better from a automotive crash that may depart him out of competitors for the foreseeable future.
Woods, naturally, will likely 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 in opposition to this week. Tiger, for his half, revealed on Tuesday what precisely he’d miss most from the Augusta Nationwide Golf Course:
The Champions Dinner, after all.
I’ll miss operating up @DJohnsonPGA’s invoice on the Champions Dinner tonight. It’s nonetheless one in every of my favourite nights of the yr.
— Tiger Woods (@TigerWoods) April 6, 2021
The occasion, hosted the Tuesday of every match because it was launched by Ben Hogan in 1952, encompasses 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 rivals however foot the invoice.
Johnson had much less time to arrange the menu than earlier winners — bear 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 at all times subsequent yr.