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.
Barbara and I just heard about Tiger’s accident, and like everyone else, we are deeply concerned. We want to offer him our heartfelt support and prayers at this difficult time. Please join us in wishing Tiger a successful surgery and all the best for a full recovery.— Jack Nicklaus (@jacknicklaus) February 23, 2021
Praying for TW right now ????— lindsey vonn (@lindseyvonn) February 23, 2021