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Michaux: Patrick Reed, Rory McIlroy revved up for another duel

Michaux: Patrick Reed, Rory McIlroy revved up for another duel

It might not be the showdown everyone expected, but it’s the showdown everyone wants. Patrick Reed…
Patrick Reed faces one final Masters test

Patrick Reed faces one final Masters test

The rain arrived on schedule, but it wasn’t as severe as anticipated and never threatened to stop…
First nine giving Masters players sterner test this year

First nine giving Masters players sterner test this year

For the first time since the 2015 Masters Tournament, the first nine has been more difficult than…
Birdie run keeps Tommy Fleetwood in Masters hunt

Birdie run keeps Tommy Fleetwood in Masters hunt

The calm and steady Tommy Fleetwood doesn’t let much get to him on the golf course. “I think…
Henrik Stenson steady, but falls back in third round at Masters

Henrik Stenson steady, but falls back in third round at Masters

Henrik Stenson put together another solid round Saturday, but his placement on the leaderboard…
Jon Rahm roars into contention for first time in major

Jon Rahm roars into contention for first time in major

Even at just 23, Jon Rahm has heard a lot about the razor-thin margin of error at Augusta National…
Rory McIlroy ready for Masters moment

Rory McIlroy ready for Masters moment

Rory McIlroy has been waiting quite some time for this moment. And this time, the 28-year-old four-…
Jordan Spieth laments missed Masters opportunities

Jordan Spieth laments missed Masters opportunities

Jordan Spieth paused briefly, then uttered one word. “Almost,” he said. On a gettable Augusta…
Marc Leishman's putting slows down on Masters moving day

Marc Leishman's putting slows down on Masters moving day

Marc Leishman’s second shot to the green at No. 17 in the final pairing Saturday afternoon brought…
Patron notes

Patron notes

Augusta National is no stranger to the Canter family. Peter Canter, 83, attended his first Masters…
Amateur Doug Ghim adds to Masters crystal collection

Amateur Doug Ghim adds to Masters crystal collection

Doug Ghim already had secured the Silver Cup as the low amateur at the 82nd Masters Tournament,…
Rickie Fowler rides hot putter to first bogey-free round at Masters

Rickie Fowler rides hot putter to first bogey-free round at Masters

No one's making more long putts at Augusta National this week than Rickie Fowler. He's banking on…
Aces high on No. 16

Aces high on No. 16

During the first Augusta National Invitation Tournament in March 1934, Canadian amateur C. Ross…
Matthew Fitzpatrick finds course conditions easier

Matthew Fitzpatrick finds course conditions easier

Matthew Fitzpatrick made the most of his early starting time in Saturday's third round of the…
Steady Patrick Reed maintains Masters lead

Steady Patrick Reed maintains Masters lead

A soggy Saturday failed to bog down the Patrick Reed machine. On a day full of off and on rain…
Westin: Going to "Masters jail"

Westin: Going to "Masters jail"

David Westin is celebrating his 40th consecutive Masters Tournament, and this week is looking back…
Paul Casey enjoys refreshing Masters round

Paul Casey enjoys refreshing Masters round

Maybe it was the pace of play or improved conditions. Maybe it was the ability of his playing…
Florida Swing returning as Masters run-up

Florida Swing returning as Masters run-up

The 2018-19 PGA Tour schedule, which will be formally announced in May, will swap Houston for San…
Tiger Woods thankful for small victories at  Masters

Tiger Woods thankful for small victories at Masters

In a week that hasn’t panned out as advertised, Tiger Woods took a win when he could get it. After…
Famous Augusta National caddie no longer has unmarked grave

Famous Augusta National caddie no longer has unmarked grave

One of the most famous caddies in Masters Tournament history finally has a marker on his Augusta…
No. 13's challenge has faded in recent years at Augusta National

No. 13's challenge has faded in recent years at Augusta National

Going for the green in two at Augusta National’s 13th hole used to cause indigestion for golfers.…
Augusta National member plays with Paul Casey as noncompeting marker

Augusta National member plays with Paul Casey as noncompeting marker

The numbers fell in Jeff Knox’s favor again in this Masters Tournament, meaning he got a welcome…
Bubba Watson putts his way back into contention at Masters

Bubba Watson putts his way back into contention at Masters

Bubba Watson made it clear after Thursday’s first round of the Masters Tournament that his game was…
Brian Harman rues rough back nine in Masters second round

Brian Harman rues rough back nine in Masters second round

Brian Harman made the cut at the Masters Tournament for the first time, shooting 2-over-par 74 on…
Positive news off course sparks Russell Henley's day at Masters

Positive news off course sparks Russell Henley's day at Masters

Russell Henley received uplifting news Friday at the turn of his round at the Masters, and his 1-…
Mark O'Meara calls it a Masters career

Mark O'Meara calls it a Masters career

Twenty years after his dramatic victory at Augusta National Golf Club, Mark O’Meara called it a…
Danny Willett among 11 former Masters champions to miss cut

Danny Willett among 11 former Masters champions to miss cut

For the second consecutive year since winning the Masters Tournament, Danny Willett failed to make…
Defending champion Sergio Garcia unable to bounce back, misses Masters cut

Defending champion Sergio Garcia unable to bounce back, misses Masters cut

It wasn't a true first-to-worst scenario. But it wasn't that far off for 2017 Masters Tournament…
So far, no jinx for Henrik Stenson in 13th Masters

So far, no jinx for Henrik Stenson in 13th Masters

At the halfway mark of the Masters Tournament, Henrik Stenson has shown no fear of the number 13.…
Jordan Spieth rebounds from slow Masters start

Jordan Spieth rebounds from slow Masters start

First-day leader Jordan Spieth started his round Friday scoring like a 15-handicapper on a weekly…