The pair have been a mirror picture of one another when warming up on Thursday forward of the PNC Championship — an end-of-season occasion the place professionals line-up with a member of the family of their selection.
From the swing to the informal admiration of their shot, the pair seemed in good sync. However Woods Snr. is just not placing any stress on his son to fill his footwear.
“He is been enjoying junior golf tournaments and he is been out in entrance and having individuals video him. This can be a completely different world we reside in now; everybody has a cellphone.”
‘They’re very comparable’
The pair will come up towards Justin Thomas and his father Mike within the event and the previous World no.1 says he expects the teen to draw some consideration this weekend.
“They’re very comparable, I imply, who would not wish to be like your dad in case your dad was Tiger Woods? He undoubtedly has all of the mannerisms,” Thomas, a good friend of the household who says Charlie already has his father’s aggressive edge, informed reporters.
“I believe individuals at house, and also you all will get fairly good leisure out of watching him twirl the membership and stroll putts in and fist pump.”
Thomas Snr. helps coach the 11-year-old in South Florida and mentioned the younger Woods already had experience past his age.
Nonetheless, like Tiger, he mentioned an important factor was that Charlie was having fun with enjoying the sport and felt no stress to reside as much as his father’s lofty repute on the golf course.
“The 2 issues which can be most unimaginable to me are how a lot velocity he has, I imply he is a small particular person and he will get that membership shifting quick, and his golf information is unbelievable,” he mentioned. “I get that his dad is Tiger, however he is 11.”
“It may be fascinating to see what occurs with him as a result of he is obtained a ton of expertise. What’s cool is he appears to be like like he is having fun with the sport. He does not get all labored up over a foul shot.”