Not to be outdone by ESPN, Golf Channel’s Kelly Tilghman also procured an interview with Tiger Woods which will also air at 7:30 p.m.
GOLF CHANNEL TALKS TO TIGER WOODS 1-ON-1; FIRST PUBLIC INTERVIEW SINCE THANKSGIVING- NIGHT CAR CRASH
ORLANDO, Fla. (March 21, 2010, 6:30 p.m.ET) – The first televised interview with Tiger Woods since November will air tonight at 7:30 p.m. ET on a special, 30-minute edition of Golf Central on Golf Channel, and will be replayed by the network throughout the night and in its entirety on www.GolfChannel.com. Kelly Tilghman sat down with Woods today at the world number-one golfer’s home course, Isleworth Country Club in Windermere, Fla., just outside Orlando.During the emotional interview, Woods discussed what happened the night of his infamous car crash, and talks about how he has lost touch with his roots. “Today was a unique and special opportunity,” said Tilghman. “I was able to ask the tough questions that have been on everyone’s mind for the past three months and Tiger’s answers were from the heart.”Woods will return to competitive golf at the Masters, April 8-11. Golf Channel’s Live From the Masters will televise more than 34 hours of live news coverage during the week, beginning Tuesday, April 6. The network’s team of reporters and analysts, as well as guest experts, will cover all the major storylines, break down tournament play and feature daily interviews with key players.Golf Central Special – 1-on-1 with Tiger Woods7:30 p.m. ET (replays throughout evening)
If I get excerpts, I’ll post it here.