Tiger Woods’ niece re-creates his famous Nike commercial


Tiger Woods hits a shot out of the sand on the 7th hole during practice for the 2014 PGA Championship. (Brian Spurlock/USA Today Sports)

As if a disastrous, injury-marred season that resulted in the firing of his swing coach weren’t bad enough, someone close to Tiger Woods is stealing one of his famous tricks.

His pro golfer niece, Cheyenne Woods, posted video of her artfully bouncing a ball off a wedge and its handle on Instagram.

Over a decade ago, the world oohed and ahhed when her uncle did the same thing:

H/T Eye on Golf

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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