Jordan Spieth Misses a Victory, but Gains Another Masters Memory

Jordan Spieth Misses a Victory, however Gains Another Masters Memory

AUGUSTA, Ga. — When Jordan Spieth’s birdie putt on the 16th inexperienced dropped into the outlet simply after 5:40 p.m. on one other stirring Masters Sunday, Spieth had made up the 9 strokes that shaped the hole between him and Patrick Reed at the start of the day. At that second, any variety of beautiful […]

Patrick Reed Wins the Masters in a Breakthrough Performance

Patrick Reed Wins the Masters in a Breakthrough Performance

Reed, 27, spent the ultimate spherical in a pairing with Rory McIlroy, 28, whose bid to change into the sixth man (and the primary European) to finish a profession grand slam must wait one other 12 months. McIlroy trailed Reed by three photographs as they started their spherical, and he regarded tight from the beginning. […]

Patrick Reed Leads the Masters, With Rory McIlroy’s Grand Slam Hopes Lurking

Patrick Reed Leads the Masters, With Rory McIlroy’s Grand Slam Hopes Lurking

This 12 months he has poured his energies into considering solely of the shot forward of him as an alternative of dwelling on the milestones in his sight. The shift in focus has introduced McIlroy intoxicatingly near a chunk of historical past that turned as vexing as Rae’s Creek in his three earlier visits to […]

At the Masters, Low-Tech Data Still Rules

At the Masters, Low-Tech Data Still Rules

Because of on a regular basis and energy required to fill within the particulars, Greller stated, he lives in dread of shedding his Masters book. It could be like shedding a pc file that was not saved in your arduous drive. “It’d be less stressful to lose my passport, absolutely,” he stated. The worth of […]

Day 2 at the Masters Starts With Mayhem and Ends With Patrick Reed in the Lead

Day 2 on the Masters Starts With Mayhem and Ends With Patrick Reed within the Lead

That group included Henrik Stenson, who was in third at 5 beneath par, plus Spieth and Rory McIlroy, who have been one stroke behind Stenson. Dustin Johnson, the runaway favourite to win the 2017 Masters till he was injured simply earlier than the occasion, shot a 68 Friday to reaffirm his candidacy for a inexperienced […]

Opinion

Opinion

In retrospect, it’s not clear how carefully the 2 disasters — the marital blowup after which the golf meltdown — have been associated. Tiger really performed fairly effectively for some time after his life began unraveling — although his final main victory, on the U.S. Open, was in 2008 — and quite a lot of […]

2018 Masters Leaderboard: Live Scores, Updates and Analysis

2018 Masters Leaderboard: Live Scores, Updates and Analysis

Fred Couples Still Playing (for Par) at 58 How about Fred Couples? At 58 years previous, the 1992 Masters champion scratched out a par spherical on Thursday (one shot higher than Tiger Woods) and remains to be par on Friday by means of three holes. And he’s enjoying whereas sporting a again brace. Couples was […]

Tiger Woods Is More Dogged Than Dazzling in His Return to the Masters.

Tiger Woods Is More Dogged Than Dazzling in His Return to the Masters.

At the par-Four 11th, the place the fabled nook begins, Woods’s drive sailed proper; his low second shot smacked a member of the gallery and landed within the tough; his chip stopped 20 ft from the outlet; and his par putt missed. At the par-Three 12th, Woods’s tee shot landed in Rae’s Creek. After he […]

Tony Finau Steals Masters Spotlight After Dislocating Ankle

Tony Finau Steals Masters Spotlight After Dislocating Ankle

But issues went from winsome to ugly shortly, as Finau’s left foot landed off-balance and the ankle bent awkwardly whereas he slid to the turf. The distorted ankle was plain to see, and the view turned extra cringe-worthy as cameras captured Finau reaching down along with his left hand and popping the ankle again into […]