Tiger expecting first child this summer
Tiger and Elin Woods will become first-time parents this summer, the world's top-ranked golfer announced Saturday.
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The couple did not disclose the month of birth or whether the child is a boy or girl.
"Obviously, we couldn't be happier and our families are thrilled," said Woods, who turned 31 Saturday. "I have always wanted to be a dad. I just wish my father could be around to share the experience."
"I have always wanted to be a dad."
"I'm going to stick close to home for the next few weeks," Woods said. "As I said on my Web site Friday, I'm going to start my 2007 PGA Tour season at the Buick Invitational in late January, which will allow Elin and I to spend more time with our families during this very special time in our lives."
Mark Soltau is the editor of TigerWoods.com and a contributing editor for Golf Digest magazine.
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