With no patrons in attendance this year, circumstances will be different than the memorable scenes when Woods was greeted by the roaring support of the crowd on the final hole in 2019 before celebrating the win by embracing his family. “I’m still getting chills just thinking about it,” he told reporters Tuesday. “Coming up 18, […]Read More .
It’s fitting perhaps that this Augusta first comes on the 40th anniversary of one of the greatest moments in Masters history when Seve Ballesteros became the first European to claim the most coveted prize in golf. Beginnings Having turned professional in 1974, aged 16, Ballesteros’ talent had been evident to European circles for a number […]Read More .
Jon Rahm, on his 26th birthday, produced potentially one of the all-time best golf shots during a practice round on Tuesday ahead of the 2020 Masters. The Spanish golfer skipped the ball across the pond on hole No. 16, as is tradition in the practice rounds in the lead-up to the iconic major in Augusta, […]Read More .
The Masters: A-Z in photos The Masters, Augusta – The opening major of the golf season is the Masters from Augusta, Georgia every April, although it is being held in November in 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic. It’s a spring rite, steeped in tradition and layered in rich sporting history and drama. It’s an […]Read More .
He glanced up to the leaderboard and saw that it was true, Jordan Spieth’s meltdown on the 12th hole meant that a lifelong dream was now within Willett’s grasp. Later that evening, Spieth was helping Willett into the coveted green jacket. Fans play a big role in every major sports event, but at Augusta, they […]Read More .
It will be Garcia’s first missed major since the 1999 US Open. “After 21 years of not missing a Major Championship, I will sadly miss The Masters this week,” the Spaniard wrote on Twitter on Monday. “The important thing is that my family and I are feeling good. We’ll come back stronger and give the […]Read More .
Amateur Open champion James Sugrue is quickly impressing on the senior scene. He has played in three professional majors beginning with the 2019 Open Championship and is Ireland’s next great golf hope. Source linkRead More .
Golf legend Seve Ballesteros was an icon of the sport. The Spaniard was beloved for his passion and skill on the course, but his legend grew to another level in 1980 with his Masters win – the first time a European won the tournament. Source linkRead More .
Ortiz held off a challenge from world No. 1 Dustin Johnson and Japan’s Hideki Matsuyama to become the first Mexican golfer to win a PGA Tour event in 42 years. The 29-year-old was one shot back from overnight leader Sam Burns going into the final day but he held his nerve to finish on 13 […]Read More .