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After Tiger Woods' DUI Arrest, the Golf Champion's Astonishing Fall From Grace

Playing After Tiger Woods' DUI Arrest, the Golf Champion's Astonishing Fall From Grace

Tiger Woods' seemingly idyllic family life and high-flying golf career both came crashing down in a single night on Thanksgiving weekend in 2009.

Read: Tiger Woods Was Found Asleep at the Wheel Before DUI Arrest: Police

The 14-time major champion had crashed his SUV outside his Florida home after a bitter fight with his wife, Swedish model Elin Nordegren, over his infidelity.

Elin had reportedly smashed the windows of the SUV with a golf club. The incident brought scrutiny of Woods’ private life and a lurid tale emerged.

Over the next several months, as many as a 14 women were identified as having relationships with him.

They included Rachel Uchitel, a New York nightclub hostess, who became known as mistress No. 1.

Others included former Playboy Playmate Loredana Jolie; Jamie Jungers, a Las Vegas model; and former porn star Joslyn James.

His wife filed for divorce after six years of marriage and he became a late night TV punchline on The Tonight Show and Saturday Night Live.

Read: Tiger Woods Arrested for DUI in Florida: Police

He made a humiliating public apology, and it turned into a compelling live TV event.

As the years went on, neither his personal life nor his golf game has ever fully recovered.

Nordegren reportedly received a $100 million settlement from her divorce to the golf icon. 

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