Tiger Woods, Elin Nordegren Finalize Divorce, Terms Of Settlement Not Disclosed

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Tiger Woods Admits Divorce Affected His Play

Unsurprisingly, Tiger Woods admitted that his divorce and the public scrutiny that followed the revelations of his numerous affairs has affected his play, as he prepared for the next leg of the FedEx Cup, the Barclays, on Wednesday.

Speaking to reporters after his morning Pro-Am round, Woods said that going through his divorce and focusing on his golf game amidst the oft-times salacious details of his personal life floating around in the press had been more difficult than he had anticipated. From Golf.com, Woods had this to say:

It was, certainly. Because being asked questions all the time, even after — even as the tournaments are going I've been asked questions while we're playing. And that's always difficult. And especially when I'm trying to work on a few things, trying to find shots in order to get around the golf course, and to have to talk about other things.

Indeed, Woods has been caught in something of a vicious circle. After he wasn't the same dominant golfer quite a few expected would immediately return to the game back in April, he faced increasing questions about the affect of his personal life on his game...which only hurt his game even more, and reinforced the downward cycle. The nadir -- so far -- came at Firestone several weeks ago, where Woods had his worst professional finish at a course he has previously won at seven times, very nearly coming in last place.

Woods is currently in the longest winless slump of his career, and tied for the most majors he has gone without a title as well.



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Tiger Woods Divorce Documents Ending Marriage With Elin Nordegren

Via our very own golf blog Waggle Room, come the Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren divorce documents.

Of note, it appears Woods and Nordegren had agreed on a settlement and how to share custody nearly two months ago on July 3, as they hammered out the final details ending their six-year marriage. As would be expected given Woods' numerous public infidelities, they declared that their marriage was "irretrievably broken".

Also: in little-known Tiger trivia, his middle name is "Tont".

WaggleRoom.com: Tiger Woods/Elin Nordegren Divorce Filing

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Tiger Woods, Elin Nordegren Finalize Divorce, Terms Of Settlement Not Disclosed

Nine months after his Thanksgiving Day crash brought his numerous affairs to light, Tiger Woods' marriage is officially over

Woods and Nordegren announced that they have finalized their divorce in a joint statement on Woods' website:

We are sad that our marriage is over and we wish each other the very best for the future. While we are no longer married, we are the parents of two wonderful children and their happiness has been, and will always be, of paramount importance to both of us. Once we came to the decision that our marriage was at an end, the primary focus of our amicable discussions has been to ensure their future well-being. The weeks and months ahead will not be easy for them as we adjust to a new family situation, which is why our privacy must be a principal concern.

Woods and Nordegren will share custody of their two children. The terms of the divorce were not disclosed, though speculation has centered on a $100-500 million package for Nordegren.

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