Watch GOATs Tiger, Jack Embrace at Memorial Tournament

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Tiger Woods shares a moment with Jack Nicklaus during the Pro-Am of the Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club on May 29, 2019 in Dublin, Ohio. Photo by Adam Lacy/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

On Wednesday at Murifield Village Golf Club, ahead of the Memorial Tournament, the game’s two greatest players met and embraced with a hug.

Playing in the pro-am with former NFL great, Peyton Manning, the reigning Masters champion, Tiger Woods, spotted tournament host Jack Nicklaus, and gave the fellow GOAT a hug.

Nicklaus told Woods, “I’m really proud of you.”

In a second video (below), Barbara Nicklaus congratulated Woods on his Masters win.

“We were so excited. We were in the Bahamas, and he [Jack] doesn’t come in from fishing for just anybody,” said Ms. Nicklaus. “So consider yourself really special.”

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One commenter called it Tiger meets the GOAT, “? & ?.”

While another said the Bear WAS the GOAT, “? = ?.”


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