Arnold Palmer Says Confidence Is Very Important For Tiger’s Game

Get ready to see Arnold Palmer at the masters this year. That said he is not sure on whether or not golf legend Tiger Woods will be present during the event.

Last week the celebrated golfer gave Arnold Palmer a call stating that he will not be able to participate in this year’s Arnold Palmer Invitational, a tourney that he has able to win a record 8 times, as he plans on extending his break from the PGA Tour so as to deal with a number of issue including issues which have hindered his game of late.

According to Palmer, who stated that he was pleased that Woods called him so as to inform that he will not taking part in this year’s Arnold Palmer Invitational, Woods need to regain his confidence before taking part in any game.

"First of all you know, I can't think of anything that I'd rather do than be there to play' and then he explained that he didn't feel like his game was ready," he said. "He really wanted to work on it and get it ready to play and I don't blame him. I think if I were in his position I would probably have said somewhat similar things.

" … He simply said that he just couldn't present himself ready to play when he isn't and he's going to work on his game and get through it."
Palmer, who was addressing the media during the events annual Hill media address, stated that him and Tiger Woods spoke for a very short period of time. When asked about what him and Tiger were talking about over that phone by one of the researcher said that, "Well, first of all, whoever told you it was an hour is full of ….," Palmer said. "And what I had to say was very little. I didn't say much of anything. Tiger did most of the talking."

 

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