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For the 1st time, Japan is home to a leader of the Masters

Apr. 10, 2021 20:42 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Japan has been sending golfers to the Masters since 1936, with about three dozen players combining for well over 100 appearances at Augusta National. And none had ever finished a round atop the leaderboard. Until Saturday. ...

The Latest: Matsuyama up by 4 going into Masters final round

Apr. 10, 2021 19:46 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the Masters, the first golf major of the year (all times EDT): ___ 7:45 p.m. The third round of the Masters is over, and Hideki Matsuyama has a four-shot lead over Xander Schauffele, Marc...

Masters Day 2: As Rose wilts, a pursuing pack closes in

Apr. 10, 2021 02:56 AM EDT

Justin Rose probably should have stayed in bed. The Englishman ended Day 2 at the Masters in the same place he began — atop the leaderboard — only to discover the objects in his mirror were suddenly a lot closer than they appeared. “For sure,” Rose said, “I...

A brief look at the second round of the Masters

Apr. 09, 2021 21:12 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — A brief look at the second round Friday at the Masters (all times EDT): LEADING: Justin Rose shot even-par 72 and was at 7-under 137. TRAILING: Will Zalatoris and Brian Harman were a stroke back, with Jordan Spieth and Marc...

Rose clings to 1-shot Masters lead as Spieth, Thomas lurk

Apr. 09, 2021 21:01 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Justin Rose apparently didn't get the memo that Augusta National was a little more forgiving Friday in the Masters. The consolation was still having the lead, but just barely. Rose didn't hit one putt hard enough to get through the fringe behind the...

The Latest: Day 2 in the books, Rose still leads by a shot

Apr. 09, 2021 19:04 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the Masters (all times local): 7 p.m. Englishman Justin Rose is clinging to the lead at 7-under 137 heading into the final two rounds at the Masters — but just barely. What had been a...

Masters Day 1: The Englishman did not disappoint

Apr. 09, 2021 03:08 AM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Birdies were as precious as pearls on Day 1 at the Masters and even harder to string together. Two in a row practically passed for a necklace. So when Justin Rose went eagle-birdie-birdie through the turn at Augusta National, few doubted something really special was in...

Fore, dad! McIlroy sends errant Masters shot off his father

Apr. 08, 2021 21:49 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Rory McIlroy hit his approach on the seventh hole Thursday at the Masters right where he was aiming. Problem was, he was aiming at his father. Here’s a tale that will be part of McIlroy family lore for probably forever: Gerry...

A brief look at the opening round of the Masters

Apr. 08, 2021 21:28 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — A brief look at the opening round Thursday at the Masters (all times EDT): LEADING: Justin Rose had a 7-under 65 for a four-shot lead. TRAILING: Brian Harman and Hideki Matsuyama at 69. STRUGGLING: Bryson...

Rose torches tough Augusta for 65 and 4-shot Masters lead

Apr. 08, 2021 20:46 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Seven holes into the Masters, Justin Rose was 2-over par and in no position to panic. He knew Augusta National in April was no picnic compared with the last one in November. He figured if he could get back to around even par by the end of the day he...