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Wanna bet? Bookmaker's odds on Tiger cliches

    The first cliche Tiger Woods will use in his tightly controlled statement tomorrow will be "I regret the hurt I've caused." Or at least the odds on that are better than the odds on anything else, according to Irish bookmaker Paddy Power.

        Paddy Power has made that cliche the 7/2 favorite. "Thank my family" and "I'm sorry" are right behind at 5/1.

          The bookmaker is pretty sure Woods will play in a PGA Tour event in 2010--odds are 1/12. And Woods is the favorite to win the Masters, 5/2.

      Here's the full menu: 

Cliché betting - What will Tiger say first?
7/2     I regret the hurt I’ve caused
5/1     Thank my family
5/1     I'm sorry
6/1     Time to reflect
10/1    Return to golf
12/1    Appeal for privacy
12/1    Getting back on the course
12/1    Thank God
14/1    Thanks to my sponsors who have stuck by me
14/1    The Masters
16/1    Doing what I do best
16/1    Look to my family and God for forgiveness
20/1    Thank IMG for all their support
20/1    I am now just looking to the future
20/1    Time for change
25/1    We all need to move on
25/1    We've all made mistakes
33/1    I love Elin very much
66/1    Sex addiction
80/1    I just want to get back out on the course and concentrate on scoring birdies
80/1    Hate the sin, love the sinner
80/1    OK I admit it looks bad, but…
100/1  Jack Nicklaus
100/1  I've lost count how many
100/1  Get in the hole
100/1  I got a few too many birdies
100/1  Gentlemen do prefer blondes
100/1  They tried to make me go rehab
200/1  Thank God for John Terry
200/1  I'm not as bad as Ashley
200/1  I am retiring from professional golf
250/1  My tiger is back in it's cage
250/1  My tiger has been tamed
250/1  At least I didn't pay
500/1  I did not have sexual relations with that woman

How many times will Tiger say 'sorry'?
16/1 None
5/2 One
9/4 Two
7/2 Three
9/2 Four
5/1 Five
7/2 Six or more

Will Tiger cry during the press conference
5/2 Yes
1/4 No

Tiger to play a PGA Tour Event in 2010
1/12 Yes
6/1   No

Next Major Tiger Wins
5/2   2010 The Masters
9/2   2010 US Open
5/1   2010 Open Championship
9/1   2010 USPGA
12/1 2011 US Masters
18/1 2011 US Open
25/1 2011 Open Championship
50/1 2011 USPGA
2/1   None of the above


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