Saturday, May 8, 2021

Golf

High Finishes at the Masters Are Becoming Familiar to First-Year Players

AUGUSTA, Ga. — As an undergraduate at Wake Forest, Will Zalatoris received an invitation familiar to members of the golf team: Come play at...

For a second day, Billy Horschel took off his socks and shoes at No. 13.

Billy Horschel just made it through No. 13 without slipping down a slope.This counts as something of an achievement — even if, for the...

The Sandwich Economics of the Masters and Augusta National

AUGUSTA, Ga. — José María Olazábal hit a tee shot at Augusta National Golf Club’s 12th hole one day this week, jokingly bowed to...

The Players to Watch at the Masters

When the best golfers in the world tee off at Augusta National Golf Club this week, the Masters will seem, to a large degree,...

Jordan Spieth Had a Very Good Day at the Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Jordan Spieth was walking down the 17th hole at Augusta National Golf Club on Friday when a voice from the crowd...

A Hole in One Pushes Corey Conners Up the Masters Leaderboard

AUGUSTA, Ga. — The old man working near No. 2 knew. He had to have known, because everyone knew.The roar on Saturday afternoon had...

Here’s how to watch the Masters.

Coverage of the Masters Tournament is split across a number of television networks, streaming platforms and websites, making it confusing to understand how to...

Scenes From the First Rounds of the Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Maybe it is the Masters tournament’s place as an annual rite of spring or its rich history, revisited this week for...

Rose Holds Slim Masters Lead as Johnson Misses the Cut

AUGUSTA, Ga. — To most every player at the Masters Tournament, the 530-yard, water-guarded hole called Firethorn is a back-nine destination for earning back...

Tiger Woods Was Clearly Speeding, So Why Didn’t He Even Get a Ticket?

To anybody who has ever received a speeding ticket, the resolution of the investigation into Tiger Woods’s car crash in February might seem odd.Despite...

The World’s Best Golfers Disagree on How to Grip a Putter

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Accurate putting is widely considered the most pivotal golf skill, and the most intractable. While golfers generally hold their clubs the...

At the Masters, Justin Rose Is an Outlier, and Establishes an Early Lead

AUGUSTA, Ga. — A golf course does not have feelings.Or does it?It would be the easiest way to explain the revenge Augusta National Golf...

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Of Brexit and Boris: What’s Driving the Call for Scottish Independence

The millions of votes counted across Scotland on Saturday could be among the most consequential in recent times, and not because of their impact...

Melting Glaciers Have Exposed Frozen Relics of World War I

As glaciers melt and shrink in the Alps of Northern Italy, long-frozen relics of World War I have been emerging from the ice.They include...

A Chinese Rocket Is Tumbling Back to Earth. Where Will It Land?

A piece of China’s largest rocket is tumbling back to Earth this weekend. No one really knows when or where it will land.On April...

An Election Win for Boris Johnson, but His Strategies Risk Breaking Up the U.K.

LONDON — The great realignment of British politics accelerated this week, but it is pulling in starkly different directions north and south of the...