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Tiger Woods car crash: Sporting community reaches out, sends prayers

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The global sporting community was sending prayers and best wishes to Tiger Woods on Tuesday after the golf legend was involved in a serious car accident.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's department confirmed the accident, saying that the vehicle he was travelling in sustained "major damage", with reports out of America suggesting that Woods had suffered serious leg injuries. 

Woods' agent confirmed that he would require surgery. 

Messages of support were flooding in from all over the world. 

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