2006 Masters Par-3 Contest and Wednesday Practice

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Patrons watch Jack Nicklaus before he is interviewed by ESPN during the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (ANDREW DAVIS TUCKER/STAFF)
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Patrons applaud Jack Nicklaus as he walks along the No. 6 fairway during the Par-3 Contest of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Annette M. Drowlette/Staff)
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Patrons applaud Jack Nicklaus as he walks along the No. 6 fairway during the Par-3 Contest of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Annette M. Drowlette/Staff)
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Patrons applaud Jack Nicklaus as he walks along the 6 fairway during the Par-3 Contest of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Annette M. Drowlette/Staff)
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Patrons applaud Jack Nicklaus as he walks towards the No. 6 green during the Par-3 Contest of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Annette M. Drowlette/Staff)
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Patrons applaud Jack Nicklaus as he walks towards the No. 6 green during the Par-3 Contest of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Annette M. Drowlette/Staff)
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Patrons applaud Jack Nicklaus as he walks along the No. 6 fairway during the Par-3 Contest of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Annette M. Drowlette/Staff)
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Jack Nicklaus hugs his grandson Charlie Nicklaus, 11, after he made a putt on the 9 green during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (MIchael Holahan/Staff)
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Jack Nicklaus cheers for his grandson Charlie Nicklaus, 11, after he sunk a putt on the 9 green during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (MIchael Holahan/Staff)
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Jack Nicklaus watches his grandson Charlie Nicklaus, 11, attempt a putt on the 9 green during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (MIchael Holahan/Staff)
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Jack Nicklaus helps his grandson Charlie Nicklaus, 11, line up a putt on the 9 green during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (MIchael Holahan/Staff)
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Jack Nicklaus signs autographs going to the 9th hole of the Masters Par 3 contest at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Jack Nicklaus birdies the eighth hole and reacts during the Masters Par 3 Contest at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. First round play of the Masters begins on Thursday. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Jack Nicklaus discusses course changes at the Augusta National Golf Club during a press conference Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Michael Snyder/Staff)
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Foliage frames the clubhouse during practice for the 2006 Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. First round play of the Masters begins on Thursday. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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Shigeki Maruyama, from Japan, center, drinks a cup of coffee on the driving range on a chilly morning before practice for the 2006 Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. First round play of the Masters begins on Thursday. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Peter Lonard, of Australia, left, tees off on the first hole as Rich Beem, far right, watches during practice for the 2006 Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. First round play of the Masters begins on Thursday. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Vaughn Taylor signs autographs at the driving range prior to the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Annette M. Drowlette/Staff)
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Tiger Woods, right, and Mark O'Meara are pictured through the magnolia trees on the driving range during practice for the 2006 Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. First round play of the Masters begins on Thursday. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Tiger Woods is pictured through the magnolia trees on the driving range during practice for the 2006 Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. First round play of the Masters begins on Thursday. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Tiger Woods walks down the 15 fairway during a practice round of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Annette M. Drowlette/Staff)
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KJ Choi hits from the 2 fairway during Wednesday's practice round of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Chris Thelen/Staff)
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Nick Faldo of England, left,stands with Michael Campbell of New Zealand, on the 12th tee during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
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Miguel Angel Jimenez, from Spain, hits to the 18th during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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Padraig Harrington of Ireland hits from the sand on the second hole during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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Mark O'Meara waits to putt on the practice green at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. First round play of the 2006 Masters begins on Thursday. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Sergio Garcia, from Spain, tees off on the 18th during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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Tiger Woods, left, Mark O'Meara, and Kevin Marsh walk over the Ben Hogan bridge during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Rob Carr)
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Colin Montgomerie of Scotland, left, walks with Charles Coody during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
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Joe Ogilvie hits from the bunker on the eighth fairway during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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Mark Calcavecchia points to his ball in Rae's Creek on the 13th hole during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Rob Carr)
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Vijay Singh, of Fiji, left, and John Daly talk on the third tee during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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Tiger Woods follows through on his drive off the 12th tee during the second practice round of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Annette M. Drowlette/Staff)
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John Daly tees off from the first hole during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Tiger Woods walks down the 11th fairway during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
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Shingo Katayama of Japan hits to the second hole during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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John Daly holds a cigarette as he prepares to tee off on the first hole during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Tiger Woods walks off the 11th tee during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Rob Carr)
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Tiger Woods, left, and Mark O'Meara confer on the 10th tee during practice for the 2006 Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. First round play of the Masters begins Thursday. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Vaughn Taylor prepares a shot on the practice range prior to the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Annette M. Drowlette/Staff)
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Tiger Woods tees off on the 10th hole during practice for the 2006 Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. First round play of the Masters begins Thursday. At left foreground is Mark O'Meara. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Shigeki Maruyama, from Japan, hits from the 11th fairway during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
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Shingo Katayama carries 5 metal woods in his bag on the driving range during the second practice round of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (ANDREW DAVIS TUCKER/STAFF)
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Fans take photographs as Fred Couples tees off on the 12th hole during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
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Mike Weir of Canada tees off on the 12th hole during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
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Mark Hensby of Australia gestures as he walks down the second fairway with caddie Fannie Sunesson during practice for the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/ David J. Phillip)
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Thomas Bjorn of Denmark putts on the 11th hole during practice for the 2006 Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. First round play of the Masters begins on Thursday. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
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Thomas Bjorn of Denmark walks to the 12th hole during practice for the 2006 Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. First round play of the Masters begins Thursday. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
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Thong chai Jaidee hits out of the sand trap on #2 as he plays in a practice round at the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Chris Thelen/Staff)
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John Goodrick, John Butterworth,and Cotter White (left to right),all from El Paso TX,watch the action on #2 green prior to the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Ross Taylor/Staff)
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Thomas Levet putts billiard style on #7 green during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (ANDREW DAVIS TUCKER/STAFF)
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Winner Ben Crane holds up the Par 3 trophy after the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Ernie Els signs autographs before the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Chris Thelen/Staff)
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Patrons applause Jack Nicklaus as he walks towards the No. 6 green during the Par-3 Contest of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Annette M. Drowlette/Staff)
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Patrons applause Jack Nicklaus as he walks along the 6 fairway during the Par-3 Contest of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Annette M. Drowlette/Staff)
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Shingo Katayama and his son Sean walk to the 6 tee during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Annette M. Drowlette/Staff)
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John Daly eyes his shot from the gallery on 5 during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Ross Taylor/Staff)
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The No. 6 green during the Par-3 Contest of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Ross Taylor/Staff)
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Vaughn Taylor's father Jack Taylor hands Vaughn his ball on #9 green during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Mark Calcavecchia's son Eric, 12, reacts after sinking a putt during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Scott Verplank and his daughter Heidi Ann, 2, sink a putt on the 9 green during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Tim Clark punches the air with his fist after making the third hole in one of the day on #9 during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Leader board workers have to try to attach Darren Clarks name to the leader baord with tape during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Thomas Levet carries his daughter Juliette up the #5 fairway during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Ross Taylor/Staff)
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Stephen Ames and his son Ryan, 6, react to a putt by Briam McElhinney on the fifth green during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Ross Taylor/Staff)
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Padraig Harrington jumps after his hole in one on #9 during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Gallery Guard Michael Powers (L) and Augusta National member Brad Boss measure the distance from the pin of Rory Sabbatini's approach shot on 5 during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Ross Taylor/Staff)
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Jim Furyk with his daughter Caleigh Lynn watch Phil Mickelson putt on the eighth green during the Masters Par 3 contest at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Bart Bryant reacts to hitting fan on the first hole of the Masters Par 3 contest at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
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Jim Furyk helps daughter Caleigh Lynn on the eighth hole during the Masters Par-3 Contest at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. First round play of the Masters begins on Thursday. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Johnny Park reads the information about the Par Three Contest to a green side gallery prior to the start of the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Rocco Mediate reacts on the ninth hole during the Masters Par 3 Contest at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. First round play of the Masters begins on Thursday. (AP Photo/Rob Carr)
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Tim Herron celebrates with his father Carson Herron after Carson made a putt on the #9 green during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (Michael Holahan/Staff)
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Sean Maruyama, son of golfer Shigeki Maruyama of Japan, shushes Shingo Katayama, also of Japan, during the Masters Par-3 contest at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Wednesday, April 5, 2006. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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Justin Leonard runs down the 7 fairway with his daughter Reese, 2, during the Par 3 Tournament of the 2006 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Club Wednesday April 5, 2006. (ANDREW DAVIS TUCKER/STAFF)