Sexy Photo of Elin Nordegren, wife of Tiger Woods
Formerly virtually unknown, swimsuit
model/nanny Elin Nordegren's celebrity status went through the roof after
news of her relationship with golfing superstar Tiger Woods was made
public in 2002. The sexy Swede's hushed marriage to Woods made headlines
in October 2004.[File Photo]
Tiger Woods celebrated his 31st birthday Saturday by sharing some of his
biggest news of the year -- his wife is expecting their first child this
"Obviously, we couldn't be happier and our families are thrilled," Woods said
on his Web site. "I have always wanted to be a dad. I just wish my father could
be around to share the experience."
Woods and Elin Nordegren of Sweden married in October 2004, and Woods has
said that he wanted children sooner instead of later. He did not say when in the
summer the baby is due, although it likely would be between the US Open and
The world's No. 1 player is skipping the season-opening Mercedes-Benz
Championship next week on Maui.
"I'm going to stick close to home for the next few weeks," he said. Woods
will start his '07 season in the Buick Invitational at the end of January,
"which will allow Elin and I to spend more time with our families during this
very special time in our lives."