• RACHEL UCHITEL photo | Elin Nordegren, Rachel Uchitel, Tiger Woods

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Published: Thursday April 01, 2010 06:00 AM EDT

2010

RACHEL UCHITEL

The Manhattan nightclub hostess was the first of nearly a dozen women who claimed to have slept with Tiger Woods – propelling his fall from public grace. The golf great has apologized to wife Elin Nordegren – and, for now, the couple is reportedly trying to save their marriage.