KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City golfing legend Tom Watson took to social media this weekend to let everyone know he is recovering from a recent go-kart accident.
Watson, 73, posted on Twitter that he required surgery on his left shoulder after rolling over a go-kart.
#gokartrollover#leftshoulderreplacement#foryoungerguys Thank you to my doc Felix (Buddy) Savoie and his great team #nopain! pic.twitter.com/wNjjf3d3KZ— Tom Watson (@TomWatsonPGA) November 19, 2022
He thanked his doctor Felix Savoie and said he was recovering without any pain.
Barry Hyde, a member of Watson’s team, told KSHB 41 News that the surgery went well but that he didn’t have any additional information on how long Watson would be sidelined.