Tiger Woods said he accepted an apology from Steve Williams over comments the golfer’s former caddie made last week at an awards dinner, adding that he doesn’t consider the New Zealander to be a racist.
Tiger Woods said he was surprised by former caddie Steve Williams’s reaction to winning a tournament with a different golfer, while refusing to criticize him directly.
Tiger Woods said he’s still searching for consistency heading into this week’s U.S. PGA Championship. His former caddie is already back in winning form with new boss Adam Scott.
Tiger Woods and longtime caddie Steve Williams will no longer work together, the golfer said on his website.
Tiger Woods will have Steve Williams carrying his golf bag at this week’s AT&T National, two weeks after making critical comments about his caddie at the U.S. Open .
"Cost management has been an ongoing focus, with successful efforts to reduce both capital and operating costs well underway before the decline in oil prices."
- Steve Williams on Jan 13, 2015