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Latest update : 2010-08-23

Tiger Woods and his Swedish wife Elin Nordegren have officially divorced their lawyers for said Monday. The breakup comes nine months after explosive revelations that the world’s No. 1 golfer had repeatedly cheated on his wife.

AP - Tiger Woods and his wife are officially divorced.

The lawyers for Woods and Elin Nordegren say in a statement that the divorce became official on Monday in Bay County Circuit Court.

The divorce comes nine months after Woods crashed his SUV outside their home near Orlando, setting off explosive revelations that the world’s No. 1 golfer had been cheating on his wife. It led to Woods losing millions of dollars in endorsements and taking five months away from the game.

Terms of the divorce were not disclosed, except that they will share parenting of their two children, ages 3 and 1.
 

Date created : 2010-08-23

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