Wozniacki congrats Spieth, backhands Rory, denies it

RSS

Queen of the subtle jab, Caroline Wozniacki, was at it again on Monday, sending this totally innocent tweet congratulating 21-year-old Jordan Spieth on winning the Masters. Just one professional athlete congratulating another. How sweet.

That is, of course, until you rememeber Wozniacki went through a very public breakup with world No. 1 Rory McIlroy, the very same Rory McIlroy who led the 2011 Masters through 54 holes by four, only to blow up with a final-round 80. 

Now that whole part about "firing from the start and never looking back" looks a lot like a dig at her ex.

And Twitter, as it usually does, took notice:

So, three hours later, the tennis star sent another tweet, clarifying that she was not taking a shot at Rory and just congratulating Spieth.

Glad she cleared things up, people may have gotten the wrong idea. Poor gal is so misunderstood.

Want more from the Grill Room? Follow us on Twitter to keep up with the lighter side of golf.

h/t to For The Win