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Dramatic comeback by Tiger Woods

The rise and fall of Tiger Woods was one of the most dramatic stories in international sport, as the world's top golfer endured a prolonged period of personal humiliation and physical trauma.

Most observers believed that his career was effectively over some time ago, with more than a decade having passed since his last major title.

His achievement in addressing his issues and going on to win the Masters in Augusta at the weekend was little short of astonishing in every way.

The Open championship at Royal Portrush in July was always going to be a massive event but the involvement of Woods will push interest to unprecedented levels.

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