How Social Media Reacted To The Woods Vs Mickelson Announcement

Many were unhappy after discovering that the Woods vs Mickelson match would be PPV

How Social Media Reacted To The Tiger Vs Mickelson Announcement
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Many people were unhappy after discovering that the Woods vs Mickelson match would be pay per view

How Social Media Reacted To The Tiger Vs Mickelson Announcement

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson announced their winner-takes-all match on social media Wednesday night and, as expected, it sent Twitter wild.

The whole concept of the match has divided the golfing world over the past few months since it was first suggested, with one side loving the idea and the other side not so much.

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However, the announcement that the match, where the winner will walk away with $9m, would be on pay per view didn't sit well with some people.

Here is how Woods and Mickelson (or their social media managers) reacted to the match...

Here is how Twitter reacted to the match...

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Elliott Heath
Senior Staff Writer

Elliott Heath is our Senior Staff Writer and has been with Golf Monthly since early 2016. He graduated in Sports Journalism in 2016 and currently manages the Golf Monthly news, courses and travel sections as well as our large Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages. Elliott has interviewed some huge names in the golf world including Sergio Garcia, Thomas Bjorn, Bernd Wiesberger and Scotty Cameron as well as a number of professionals on the DP World and PGA Tours. He has also covered the 2022 Masters from Augusta National as well as three Open Championships including at Carnoustie in 2018 when he was inside the ropes with Tiger Woods. He has played 31 of our Top 100 golf courses, with his favourites being both Sunningdales, Woodhall Spa, Old Head and Alwoodley. He currently plays at West Byfleet Golf Club in Surrey, where his handicap index floats anywhere between 4-6. His golfing highlight is making albatross on the 9th hole on the Hotchkin Course at Woodhall Spa, and he has made one hole-in-one.


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