Tag Archives: Caddie Awards

Nov
7
2011
By Stephanie Wei under Tiger Woods

Tiger in good spirits in the Down Under

Tiger Woods appeared in his pre-tourney media conference Tuesday morning for the Australian Open, and as expected, he was pummeled with questions regarding a comment that his former longtime caddie Stevie Williams made last Friday in front of a crowd at the caddie awards. When Stevie went on stage to accept winning “Best Celebration” for his post-victory speech at Bridgestone, he said, “It was my aim to shove it right up that black arsehole.”

Tiger threw Stevie a lifeline, admitting he was hurt but the two had met and shaken hands, according to The Australian:

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Nov
6
2011
By Stephanie Wei under PGA Tour

It was a joke, guys!

Following the third round of the HSBC Champions, a day after the caddie awards dinner where Steve Williams made the controversial comment directed at former boss Tiger Woods in his acceptance speech, Adam Scott said he disagreed with those who thought he should sack Williams and suggested the remark was taken out of context.

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Nov
4
2011
By Stephanie Wei under Tiger Woods

Oh, the good ol' days...

Probably not long after he woke up to dozens of text messages telling him to check out the not-so-flattering headlines plastered across the interwebs, Steve William posted an apology statement on his website Friday morning (a bit quicker than the last time — man, Adam Scott’s PR/crisis management team have had their hands full recently):

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Nov
4
2011
By Stephanie Wei under Presidents Cup

Stevie holds court

Steve Williams can’t manage to censor himself when speaking in group settings, particularly about former boss Tiger Woods. Last night at the “caddie awards” dinner in Shanghai, Williams had been invited up to the stage after winning “best celebration” of the year — with reference to his infamous post-victory speech(es) at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational when he took the spotlight away from his current player and employer Adam Scott.

Asked to explain the purpose of the celebration, Williams replied, “‘It was my aim to shove it right up that black a**ehole,’ according to the Daily Mail‘s Derek Lawrenson.

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