Golf Legend Greg Norman Gives Update on His Recovery after Hospitalization Due to COVID-19

Lois Oladejo
Dec 30, 2020
04:50 P.M.
Share this pen

Golf legend and Australian business tycoon Greg Norman opened up on his recovery after being hospitalized with the novel coronavirus.


Golf legend Greg Norman is grateful to get his life back to normal after suffering a health scare due to his novel coronavirus diagnosis.

The 65-year-old gave updates on his recovery in a recent clip where he revealed the horrifying symptoms he felt and gave a word of advice to doubters.

Photo of Greg Norman standing on a yacht | Photo: Youtube /  PGA TOUR

Photo of Greg Norman standing on a yacht | Photo: Youtube / PGA TOUR


The former world no.1 golfer is known for posting clips of his fitness regime on his social media, but one of his clips about feeling unwell caught his fans' attention.

The golf champion spent Christmas Day in hospital after experiencing symptoms consistent with the deadly virus, which has claimed the lives of millions globally.


Norman, who had one of the biggest divorces in sports, initially tested negative for the virus at the exhibition PNC Championship in Orlando, which Tiger Woods took part in, with his eleven-year-old son.

Norman's son, Greg Jr., who took part in the tournament, and his wife, confirmed that they had tested positive for the virus; it was at that point the 65-year-old knew he had to self isolate.

The business tycoon revealed that his sense of taste was affected; beer and wine tasted terrible.


Shortly after, Norman said he began experiencing symptoms such as fever, joint and muscle aches later in the week. He went to the hospital and returned that same day to self-isolate while waiting for the test result.

Following the result of his test, Norman returned to the hospital after testing positive. Speaking of his experience, Norman, known for his athleticism, recounted that the virus could not be compared with anything he had faced before.


The business tycoon revealed that his sense of taste was affected; beer and wine tasted terrible. He also struggled with his memory and irritability.

Norman advised the doubters not to make careless statements about the virus and urged everyone to do what is right for their families and friends by protecting themselves.


Aside from his recent health scare, Norman remains one of the most successful golf players in the sport's history. His name ranks amongst the very best of golf. Norman transferred his incredible golf skills to business and runs a successful company alongside his family.


is said to have

a mouth-watering net worth of $400 million from his many investments. Norman remains a model for many sportsmen who look to have a successful retirement like the Australian.

Please fill in your e-mail so we can share with you our top stories!
By subscribing, you agree to our Privacy Policy

We at news.AmoMama.com do our best to give you the most updated news regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, but the situation is constantly changing. We encourage readers to refer to the online updates from CDС, WHO, or Local Health Departments to stay updated.Take care!

Related posts

Tiger Woods Was Married With 2 Children & Felt That He Alone Was ‘to Blame’ After Reports of His Cheating

March 13, 2022

Couple Foster Pregnant 15-Year-Old and Become Grandparents at Only 35

April 18, 2022

Did Bob Saget Have Kids? Meet the Late Star’s Three Daughters Who Were His Pride and Joy

May 17, 2022

Devoted Dad-Of-Three Finds Out He's Always Been Infertile, Decides to Take a DNA Test

May 10, 2022

Inside Neil Cavuto's Health Issues That Resulted in Open-Heart Surgery and His Recent Absence On-Screen

February 10, 2022

Man Mocks Boy Reading Aloud on Plane, Begs Pardon by the End of the Flight — Story of the Day

April 20, 2022

Christina Haack & Ant Anstead's Showdown over Son Who Was Born after She Had Lost Hope of Having More Kids

May 04, 2022

5-Year-Old Brother Carries His Little Sister's Coffin to Say Goodbye to Her Forever

April 17, 2022

Unpacking Queen Elizabeth II's Health Issues Including Recent COVID-19 Diagnosis & Refusing Surgery in 2018

February 21, 2022

Rich Man Refuses to Help Poor Little Boy, Years Later They Meet When Man Is in Trouble – Story of the Day

February 03, 2022

Scott Baio Became a Father at 46 & Thought His Life 'Would End Completely' When His 1st Child Was Born

April 12, 2022

Michael J Fox Kept His Illness a Secret for Years after His Wife of 3 Decades Cried about His Diagnosis

March 20, 2022

Doctors Claim Boy Only Has a Concussion, Mom's Instinct Leads to Another Examination That Helps Save His Life

May 06, 2022

Inside Kenny Rogers’ Lavish Mansion Where He Spent Last Years Raising Twins With 28-Year-Younger Wife

May 07, 2022