Bhullar 'a bit' intimidated by Tiger Woods

Published: Oct 24, 2012, 07:23 IST | AFP |

Top Asian golfers are hoping to seize their chance to upstage Tiger Woods in Malaysia this week � but first they'll have to overcome their awe of the American great

Ahead of the US$6.1 million event in Kuala Lumpur, India's Gaganjeet Bhullar admitted he found it a little unsettling when the 14-time Major champion suddenly appeared during a practice round. “He was standing right behind the tee box waiting for me to clear it,” said Bhullar yesterday.

Gaganjeet Bhullar

“I don’t know if I should say yes or no, but I think a bit,” added Bhullar, when asked if he was intimidated by Woods.

“Suddenly you see Tiger Woods standing right behind your tee box, obviously, it’s kind of intimidating. But everybody’s at the same level, and at this tournament, everybody wants to win this tournament.

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