T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.
Video: Tiger Woods hits tree with follow through in Turkey
In case you missed it over the weekend, Tiger Woods had an injury scare while playing in the third round of the Turkish Airlines Open.
The world's No. 1 player hit a wayward tee shot on the par-5 11th hole. Rather than try to play it safe from a wooded area, Woods unleashed a vicious strike with a fairway wood. Immediately after making contact with the ball, Woods let go of his club and winced in pain, reaching for his right hand.
You can watch the video here:
Incredibly Woods still made birdie. He would finish the round with a 4-under 68, looking no worse for wear.
"It's a little tender," Woods said following the round. "I smoked it on something. I don’t know what it was, but I hit something hard."
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