report and a car accident outside of his home in November 2009 led to the golfer's confession that he had cheated on his wife Elin Nordegren with multiple women. Woods took a hiatus from golf, lost a slew of sponsors, divorced Nordegren and dropped to No. 58 in the world rankings.
It was a long road back to the top. Though he tied for fourth place in his first tournament back at the 2010 Masters, Woods wouldn't win a tournament until December 2011. He finally regained the No. 1 ranking in March 2013, after which Nike launched a new ad with the tagline, "Winning takes care of everything
," which drew criticism. The 14-time major champ, whose last major win was at the 2008 U.S. Open, has also retained new sponsors and is now dating Olympic skiing champ Lindsey Vonn.