01 Apr '14, 4pm

Developing story: @TigerWoods to miss Masters after back surgery.

Developing story: @TigerWoods to miss Masters after back surgery.

Tiger Woods will miss next week's Masters after undergoing surgery to correct a pinched nerve in his back, he said today on his website. Woods also tweeted the news: Sad to say I’m missing the Masters. Thanks to the fans for so many kind wishes. http://t.co/Ofbre9VHEL — Tiger Woods (@TigerWoods) April 1, 2014 It was no April Fools' Day joke, Woods' agent, Mark Steinberg, confirmed in an email to Golfweek . "The report is accurate," he said without elaborating. Woods will require rehabilitation and rest for several weeks after the surgery, described as a microdiscectomy, that was performed March 31 in Utah by Dr. Charles Rich, according to the post on TigerWoods.com. "After attempting to get ready for the Masters, and failing to make the necessary progress, I decided, in consultation with my doctors, to have this procedure done," Woods said, adding apologies to tournament o...

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