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Coronavirus pandemic: Augusta National decides to postpone Masters due to fears of COVID-19
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Coronavirus pandemic: Augusta National decides to postpone Masters due to fears of COVID-19

Augusta National on Friday postponed the Masters, another massive hit to the spring sports calendar by the new coronavirus. The Masters had been scheduled for 9-12 April.

Coronavirus pandemic: PGA Tour cancels prestigious Players Championship, upcoming tournaments for three weeks
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Coronavirus pandemic: PGA Tour cancels prestigious Players Championship, upcoming tournaments for three weeks

The Players Championship is the flagship event of the PGA Tour that offers a $15 million purse, the richest in golf

Golfer Shubhankar Sharma's dreamy journey to The Masters, detailed by 16-year-old writer sister Vandini Sharma
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Golfer Shubhankar Sharma's dreamy journey to The Masters, detailed by 16-year-old writer sister Vandini Sharma

The first time it really sunk in that Bhai (Shubhankar) would play the Masters came well after my father first shared the news.

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.

Tiger Woods arrested for driving under the influence in Florida; golfer blames prescription medication
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Tiger Woods arrested for driving under the influence in Florida; golfer blames prescription medication

Woods blamed his arrest on a reaction to a mixture of prescription medication he has been taking, insisting in an apology to fans that alcohol was not involved in the incident.

Augusta National Park: One of the few remaining places on the planet where cell phones are banned
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Augusta National Park: One of the few remaining places on the planet where cell phones are banned

Paige Robinson, a patron from Birmingham, Alabama, said the prohibition on mobile phones is "just like the rest of this place: organised chaos and nostalgia.'

Spieth dominates a Masters that shows golf is in good hands
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Spieth dominates a Masters that shows golf is in good hands

Spieth, who was bothered by "having a chance to win the last couple of weeks and not quite pulling it off," made everyone pay at the Masters.

Anirban Lahiri finishes tied for 49th at the Masters
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Anirban Lahiri finishes tied for 49th at the Masters

Lahiri became only the second Indian to make the cut at the Masters.

Can Tiger Woods awaken the echoes when he returns to Masters Week?
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Can Tiger Woods awaken the echoes when he returns to Masters Week?

Tiger Woods arrives at Masters week struggling to recapture the form to finish 72 holes, much less add to his 14 major titles.

Watson strikes a blow for the average joe with second Masters win
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Watson strikes a blow for the average joe with second Masters win

Watson is a guy who wants to be a good husband and a good father and a good golfer. He just happens to very good at one particular sport; a sport he happens to love and he wants to keep playing it for as long as he can.

The Masters: Watson set for Sunday duel with young gun Spieth
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The Masters: Watson set for Sunday duel with young gun Spieth

An eagle at the par-five second hole helped Watson improve his 36-hole lead to a five-shot cushion but that disappeared under a spell of bogeys that turned the year's first major into a taut battle on a crowded leaderboard.

Bubba Watson leads Masters at halfway stage
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Bubba Watson leads Masters at halfway stage

Bubba Watson made five birdies in a row to snatch the halfway lead at the 78th Masters on Friday as Augusta National turned on some of its favourite sons.

Five reasons to watch the 2014 Masters at Augusta National
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Five reasons to watch the 2014 Masters at Augusta National

Tiger Woods might be missing his first Masters since he was a skinny high school kid, but there are still plenty of other compelling reasons to tune in.

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 still uncertain of making it to the Masters
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Tiger Woods still uncertain of making it to the Masters

Woods has been plagued by back problems since last year but his condition worsened over the past month. The 38-year-old failed to finish the Honda Classic at Palm Beach Gardens, quitting after 13 holes in his final round.

Ice storm puts an end to famed Eisenhower Tree at Augusta National
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Ice storm puts an end to famed Eisenhower Tree at Augusta National

The loblolly pine, which sat about 210 yards off the left of the 17th fairway, was among the most famous trees in golf. It forced players to aim away from the tree or try to shape the ball from right-to-left to avoid it.

Tigers Woods given two-stroke penalty at the Masters
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Tigers Woods given two-stroke penalty at the Masters

Woods' shot on the 15th hole of the second round hit the flag stick and bounced back into the water. He took his penalty drop two yards behind where he hit the original shot, which was a violation of the rules.

Tiger and Rory set for Masters title bid
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Tiger and Rory set for Masters title bid

Though four-times champion Woods has been installed as a hot favourite after winning three times in his first five starts on the 2013 PGA Tour, the general feeling among the players is that the 93-man field bristles with potential winners.

Message for Tiger: Augusta National isn't kind to favourites
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Message for Tiger: Augusta National isn't kind to favourites

It has been 11 years since the No. 1 player in the world — Woods — won the Masters.

From Nicklaus to Woods, the five best Masters tournaments
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From Nicklaus to Woods, the five best Masters tournaments

The Masters tournament has provided more than its fair share of memorable moments.