Adam Scott birdied the second playoff hole to beat Angel Cabrera and win the 2013 Masters at Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia on Sunday. In winning his first-ever major, Scott became the first Australian ever to win the Masters.
The tournament pressed on to a sudden-death playoff for the second consecutive year after both Scott and Cabrera made epic shots on the 18th hole in the final round..
21-year-old Irishman Rory McIlroy put in a workman like 70 to remain on top of the leader board at Augusta for the third straight day.
McIlory's 12-under total score puts him four shots clear of K.C. Choi, Jason Day, Angel Cabrera and Charl Schwartlez, who are all tied for second place...
21-Year-old Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy holds a two-shot lead after two rounds at the Masters, but the big news out of Augusta on Friday was the charge up the leaderboard by two of the tournament's most familiar faces.
In the morning, it was perennial fan favorite Fred Couples turning back the clock for the second year in a row with a string of early birdies...
While there have only been 21 hole-in-ones in the 74 tournament history of the Masters Tournament, there's been a rush of Augusta aces as of late -- seven in the last seven years.
So there's a good chance that during the 75th playing of the Masters some lucky golfer will require only one shot to breach one of the fabled course's four par threes.
The Masters Golf Tournament tees off this Thursday, at its fabled Augusta National Golf Club home.
While Masters weekend is like Super Bowl Sunday for serious golf fans, there are still plenty of folks out there who harbor the perhaps misguided belief that golf is "boring."
So to kick off our Masters coverage, we've decided to focus on one element of golf that can appeal to everyone: the