Stories tagged: Masters
UPDATED: Mon., May 13, 2019, 9:09 p.m.
Tiger Woods hysteria resumes this week at the PGA Championship, in the wake of his widely proclaimed “greatest comeback in sports history” last month at the Masters. I am going …
Tue., April 16, 2019, 6:24 p.m.
Now that Tiger Woods has captured another Masters title, we might start wondering if he’s finished winning majors at the age of 43 or whether he has a few more …
Sun., April 14, 2019, 9:35 p.m.
The countdown toward the record of 18 major victories is back on, big time, and every major golf championship now will be a new chance for Tiger Woods to chase …
UPDATED: Sun., April 14, 2019, 9:40 p.m.
Tiger Woods blazing to victory in his Sunday red at the Masters, a scene once so familiar, was never more stunning.
UPDATED: Sun., April 14, 2019, 3:42 p.m.
Tiger Woods took his fifth Masters title, his first since the 2008 U.S. Open, capping a remarkable recovery from debilitating injuries and embarrassing personal problems.
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 6:04 p.m.
Rory McIlroy feels as prepared as ever for the Masters. He is spending more time with his nose in a book than with his hands on a putter.
UPDATED: Sun., April 8, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
Patrick Reed became famous playing for his country. He won for himself Sunday and became a Masters champion.
UPDATED: Sat., April 7, 2018, 5:37 p.m.
Dustin Johnson burned the edges. Jordan Spieth lipped out more than his fair share. Justin Thomas just never got comfortable on the greens.
Sat., April 7, 2018, 5:22 p.m.
It’s not often a golfer describes the lie of his golf ball as “a sea of pink.”
UPDATED: Fri., April 6, 2018, 9:01 p.m.
The last two Masters champions won’t be playing on the weekend. Defending champion Sergio Garcia and 2016 winner Danny Willett missed the 36-hole cut Friday at Augusta National.
UPDATED: Wed., April 4, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
This is being billed as potentially the best Masters with so many players on top of their games.
Mon., April 2, 2018, 3:50 p.m.
It was so sudden and thunderous that it reached the clubhouse. It was loud enough to startle spectators who wondered what they had missed. They had a pretty good idea …
UPDATED: Sun., April 1, 2018, 10:34 p.m.
Sergio Garcia peeled back the blanket and leaned over for another peek at his 3-week-old daughter, sound asleep against her mother’s chest. As his wife chatted with friends, he walked …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
Ernie Els says he received an invitation to Augusta National for the first week in April. It just wasn’t an invitation to play in the Masters.
Thu., July 13, 2017, 8:16 p.m.
The tennis and golf tournaments seem to be each other’s counterparts in many ways, starting with the reverence in which they’re held – and the steps the private clubs that …
Mon., April 10, 2017, 8:09 p.m.
Eighteen years and 71 majors later, more tears for Sergio Garcia. This time, they were accompanied by a smile.
UPDATED: Sun., April 9, 2017, 8:38 p.m.
Sergio Garcia finally showed he has what it takes to win a major, and he has a green jacket to prove it.
Sat., April 8, 2017, 8:58 p.m.
Justin Rose had a back-nine charge so common at Augusta National. Sergio Garcia finally caught a good break in a major. Jordan Spieth got his name high on those famous …
Fri., April 7, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Rickie Fowler finally got to the top of the leaderboard in a major and didn’t have much of a view.
UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017, 6:08 p.m.
Charley Hoffman ran off seven birdies over his last 11 holes Thursday for a 7-under 65 that gave him a four-shot lead over Masters newcomer William McGirt after a blustery …
Wed., April 5, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
The Masters should be the easiest to predict of golf’s four major championships.
Fri., March 31, 2017, 8:14 p.m.
Tiger Woods won’t play in the Masters for the third time in the last four years, announcing Friday night on his website that rehabilitation on his back didn’t allow him …
Sat., April 9, 2016, 11:28 p.m.
One round away from another green jacket, Jordan Spieth couldn’t help but look back.
Fri., April 8, 2016, 8:52 p.m.
The final pairing for a weekend at the Masters is what everyone wanted – Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy, winners at four of the last six majors.
Fri., April 8, 2016, 6:48 p.m.
The first ovation on Tom Watson’s final walk up the 18th fairway at Augusta National lasted 55 seconds.
Thu., April 7, 2016, 11:10 p.m.
Jordan Spieth is off to another great start in the Masters because of the way he finished.
Thu., April 7, 2016, 8:05 p.m.
Ernie Els was 2 feet from a par to start the Masters.
Tue., April 5, 2016, 7:06 p.m.
Jack Nicklaus says he thinks Tiger Woods will win again. After seeing him a few weeks ago, Nicklaus is surprised Woods isn’t playing the Masters this week.
Tue., April 5, 2016, 6:50 p.m.
Packing for a three-week road trip reminded Jordan Spieth that winning the Masters wasn’t as easy as he made it look.
Tue., March 15, 2016, 11:18 a.m.
Arnold Palmer said Tuesday he has told Augusta National that he will not be hitting the ceremonial tee shot next month, a role the four-time Masters champion had taken on …