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#The Masters

# the-masters - Sunday 15 November, 2020

'Probably the best run of golf I've played here': McIlroy takes the positive out of missed Masters opportunity

McIlroy finished in a tie for fifth after shooting three rounds in the 60s.

# the-masters - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Record-equalling performance puts Johnson in control at Augusta

The world number one has matched the 54-hole scoring record set by Jordan Spieth in 2015.

# the-masters - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Play suspended at The Masters just 25 minutes after first round tees off

Thursday’s forecast includes the possibility of heavy rain and isolated thunderstorms.

# the-masters - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Lowry paired with Tiger Woods for opening two rounds at US Masters

The action gets underway this Thursday.

Home thoughts from abroad: the family that made a Masters hopeful

This year of Covid 19 has disrupted all schedules yet James Sugrue still stands apart. This week, finally, he tees up at the US Masters, seven months on from its intended date. His journey started in North Cork.

# the-masters - Saturday 7 November, 2020

McIlroy hopes extra distance might bring Masters title

After watching Bryson DeChambeau win the US Open, McIlroy tried to add length off the tee.

# the-masters - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

The 2020 Masters at Augusta National will be played behind closed doors

This year’s Masters will take place from 12-15 November.

# the-masters - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Quiz: Can you recognise these past golf major winners?

The US PGA championship had been scheduled to start today. What’s your knowledge of former major champions like?

# the-masters - Monday 6 April, 2020

The Masters moves to November 2020 in rescheduled golf calendar

2020 PGA Championship moved to August with US Open pencilled in for September.

# the-masters - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

McIlroy: 'If I started to try and gear up for Augusta in head would be absolutely fried'

‘It’s not as if I’m out on whatever hole here and thinking, ‘This is the fifth hole at Augusta and this is the tee shot I need.’’

# the-masters - Monday 13 January, 2020

'The most amazing shot in history' leaves fans stunned at the Masters Bonkers This post contains videos

'The most amazing shot in history' leaves fans stunned at the Masters

Viewers could had believe what they saw during Stephen Maguire’s comeback win.

# the-masters - Monday 2 December, 2019

Tiger Woods knows he must 'do everything right' to catch Jack Nicklaus

Trailing Nicklaus’ record by three, Woods knows he now has a smaller window for major success.

# the-masters - Monday 4 November, 2019

'Maybe Tiger dislikes me' - Golf legend Norman says Woods is yet to respond to his Masters letter

Tiger Woods has apparently not responded to Greg Norman’s congratulatory letter after his success in the 2019 Masters.

# the-masters - Thursday 6 June, 2019

McIlroy joined by Rahm and Leishmann for opening rounds of US Open

Graeme McDowell, meanwhile, returns to the scene of his 2010 major success when he touches down at Pebble Beach.

# the-masters - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Failed fightback leaves Tiger 'aggressively' chasing birdies at PGA Championship

The 15-time major winner fought back from a poor start and but saw his round fall apart in the final four holes.

# the-masters - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Nicklaus congratulates Tiger for receiving Presidential Medal of Freedom

Tiger Woods was lauded by Jack Nicklaus after receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

# the-masters - Monday 15 April, 2019

Woods surges up world rankings again after mastering Augusta

Having plunged to 1,199th in the world, the 15-time Major champion is back inside the top 10.

Woods not thinking about 18 as Nicklaus says: 'I'm shaking in my boots'

The 43-year-old is now just three Major titles behind all-time great Nicklaus.

# the-masters - Sunday 14 April, 2019

'It has come full circle': Woods savours Masters win in front of his children

There were special scenes on the 18th at Augusta on Sunday.

As it happened: The Masters, final round

Relive all the action from Augusta as Tiger Woods claimed a 15th Major title.

Tiger sets 4am alarm with Masters glory up for grabs

The threat of inclement weather meant the US star was keen to get up bright and early on Sunday.

Magnificent Molinari leads Woods, Finau by two at Masters

A spectacular day of action at Augusta featured a 64 from Tony Finau and a Tiger Woods charge, but the italian leads the way.

# the-masters - Saturday 13 April, 2019

'I just made too many mistakes' - Masters mistakes foil McIlroy's latest Grand Slam bid

With today’s round of 71, his bid for a career Grand Slam looks like it will have to wait another year.

Masters final round brought forward with storms forecast

Thunderstorms are forecast to hit Augusta late on Sunday afternoon and tournament organisers have brought tee times forward as a result.

McIlroy left with mountain to climb after stuttering Saturday at Augusta

The four-time major winner saved his round on the back nine, including an eagle, but sits some distance back from the leaders.

Accidents happen – Woods 'all good' after security guard trip

Woods carded a four-under 68 on Friday despite a bizarre collision with an official.

McIlroy happy to make the cut after Masters misfires

“If I can get off to a decent start tomorrow, shoot 33 or 32 on the front nine, I’m right back in it.”

# the-masters - Friday 12 April, 2019

Molinari, Day and Koepka share lead, Tiger charges, and Lowry misses cut in Augusta

Weather has halted play at The Masters at the time of writing.

Zach Johnson gets away with bizarre accidental hit at Augusta - and then birdies The Masters This post contains videos

Koepka and DeChambeau share Masters lead while Phil and Tiger remain in the hunt

“That was probably the best ball-striking round I’ve had in a major championship,” said Brooks Koepka.

'I just made too many mistakes' - McIlroy bemoans opening round errors at Augusta

The Northern Ireland man hit five birdies and six bogeys in a mixed first round at the Masters.

# the-masters - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Woods in contention after electric start while mixed opening round frustrates McIlroy

The Northern Ireland man is four shots off the lead at Augusta.

Disastrous start for Lowry after bogey-laden first round at the Masters

The Offaly man sank seven bogeys in all on the opening day at Augusta.

We go again: Rory McIlroy chases golf history at 'outlier' Augusta National

‘This is my 11th year here,’ he said ahead of tee-off at the 2019 Masters. ‘If I haven’t figured it out by now, there’s something wrong.’

# the-masters - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Conquer our annual US Masters tipping contest and win some The42 gear

*Butch Harmon stare*

Spieth coming in under the radar but confident of Masters push after fixing issues from the tee

While the three-time major champion may be confident entering play Thursday, he’s been up and down in recent tournaments.

# the-masters - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

No Masters complacency from Open champion Molinari

The Italian is adamant he will not let his recent success contribute to a complacent performance in Augusta.

Can Patrick Reed join an exclusive club when he begins the defence of his Green Jacket this week?

The American has not won a tournament since last year’s victory in Augusta.

# the-masters - Monday 8 April, 2019

'Tiger probably isn't as helpful I would say as Freddie' - Woods short on advice for Thomas

Justin Thomas received little in the way of guidance from the 14-time major winner as they each prepare for Augusta.

# the-masters - Thursday 4 April, 2019

'This is the best golf I’ve ever seen Rory play. There’s no doubt he's had the best form of anybody this year'

Paul McGinley says the four-time major winner has the code to crack The Masters puzzle next week in Augusta.

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