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One year on: Tiger Woods' last Masters win, his 15th major, as much about family as a green jacket
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One year on: Tiger Woods' last Masters win, his 15th major, as much about family as a green jacket

Each time Woods won a major — even the first of his 15 — it was one major closer to the 18 won by Jack Nicklaus. This one was different. This was more about satisfaction and redemption than a thirst for more.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Open Championship cancelled, Masters moves to November slot due to the pandemic
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Open Championship cancelled, Masters moves to November slot due to the pandemic

This is the first time since the second World War that golf’s original Open Championship, first played in 1860, has been cancelled.

Former World No.1 Tiger Woods to follow familiar 'blueprint' for Augusta Masters title defence
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Former World No.1 Tiger Woods to follow familiar 'blueprint' for Augusta Masters title defence

Tiger Woods said on Tuesday that he will prepare for this year’s Masters in much the same way as in 2019 when he ended an 11-year wait for a major title with a remarkable triumph at Augusta National

Golf great Tiger Woods gets US' highest civilian honour as President Trump hails him as 'global symbol of American excellence, devotion, and drive'
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Golf great Tiger Woods gets US' highest civilian honour as President Trump hails him as 'global symbol of American excellence, devotion, and drive'

Calling Woods "a global symbol of American excellence, devotion, and drive," the president said, "Tiger's determination and work ethic drove golf to new heights of athletic competition and popularity."

Augusta Masters 2018: Jordan Spieth takes two-shot lead after first round as fans cheer Tiger Woods' return
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Augusta Masters 2018: Jordan Spieth takes two-shot lead after first round as fans cheer Tiger Woods' return

Tiger Woods felt the love, but it was Jordan Spieth who heard the roars as he surged to a two-stroke lead in the Masters on Thursday with a scintillating six-under par 66.

Indian Open 2018: Shubhankar Sharma shatters course record to surge to 2nd place after second round
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Indian Open 2018: Shubhankar Sharma shatters course record to surge to 2nd place after second round

Asked what would be his strategy in the weekend, Shubhankar said, "I exactly know how that course behaves. I'll be aggressive tomorrow."

Former World No 1 Rory Mcllroy invites Shubhankar Sharma for practice round before Augusta Masters
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Former World No 1 Rory Mcllroy invites Shubhankar Sharma for practice round before Augusta Masters

"So it's great to see it and great Augusta afforded Shubhankar Sharma an invitation," Mcllroy said at Palm Harbor, Florida.

Danny Willett wins Masters after defending champion Jordan Spieth’s epic meltdown
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Danny Willett wins Masters after defending champion Jordan Spieth’s epic meltdown

England's Danny Willett was the shock winner of the 80th Masters on Sunday thanks to a bogey-free final round and an epic back-nine collapse by defending champion Jordan Spieth.

Jordan Spieth has 64 for best opening round at Masters in 19 years
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Jordan Spieth has 64 for best opening round at Masters in 19 years

The day belonged to Spieth, a 21-year-old Texan who at least got into the Masters record book as the youngest to lead after the first round.

Masterful Lahiri impresses in first round, lies 18th on debut at Augusta Masters
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Masterful Lahiri impresses in first round, lies 18th on debut at Augusta Masters

Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri produced a highly commendable first round on his Masters debut, carding a one-under 71 to be tied 18th alongside some of the biggest names here.

Augusta will suit Lahiri because he is a draw player: Jeev Milkha Singh
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Augusta will suit Lahiri because he is a draw player: Jeev Milkha Singh

Firstpost caught up with Jeev over the phone to discuss playing the famed course for the first time, his favourite memories of the tournament, and what advice he would give Anirban.

Golfer Anirban Lahiri set to realise dream with Masters debut
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Golfer Anirban Lahiri set to realise dream with Masters debut

Lahiri will become only the third Indian golfer after Jeev Milkha Singh and Arjun Atwal to tee off at Augusta.

Photos: 'Small town guy' Bubba Watson wins second Masters
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Photos: 'Small town guy' Bubba Watson wins second Masters

Bubba Watson turned in another masterpiece and joined an elite group as the 17th player to win multiple Masters.

Masters notebook: Old guys get it done in opening round
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Masters notebook: Old guys get it done in opening round

In a tournament packed with a bunch of young newcomers, the 50-and-over crowd made a bit of a stand in the first round of the Masters.

Augusta Masters: Haas leads, with Scott right behind
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Augusta Masters: Haas leads, with Scott right behind

Adam Scott shot the lowest opening score by a defending Masters champion in 13 years, with his 3-under 69 in Thursday's first round putting him one shot behind leader Bill Haas.

Tiger Woods to miss Masters after back surgery
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Tiger Woods to miss Masters after back surgery

Woods says the surgery was successful, but he will need rehabilitation for several weeks.

Tiger Woods thinking of Augusta at Honda Classic
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Tiger Woods thinking of Augusta at Honda Classic

The $6 million PGA Tour event used to be the weak link on the four-stop PGA Tour Florida swing, but no longer as a confluence of factors has brought the game's four biggest global stars together in Palm Beach Gardens.

One stroke penalty doesn't stop Guan from making Masters cut
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One stroke penalty doesn't stop Guan from making Masters cut

Guan had to wait until the very last group finished to know if he was in or out.

14-year-old Guan impresses Woods without hitting a shot
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14-year-old Guan impresses Woods without hitting a shot

The world's best players are marveling at Guan Tianling, the 14-year-old from China who will be the youngest to ever play in the Masters this week, and the youngest player at any major in 148 years.

Watson wins Masters in playoff, worst finish for Woods
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Watson wins Masters in playoff, worst finish for Woods

A self-taught golfer who learned the game by hitting wiffle balls around his house, Watson became the eighth consecutive first-time winner of a major and the 11th in the last 12 championships played. Watson is also only the third lefty to win the title.