Tag Archives: The Masters 2012

Apr
7
2012

Billy Payne does his best to ignore the woman in the front row... or not.

The controversy surrounding Augusta National’s refusal to countenance female membership has broken the fourth wall and sparked a high-profile, if localised, revolt within the Masters press corps.

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Apr
6
2012
By Conor Nagle under The Masters

Stenson: an enigma wrapped in a mystery, wrapped in a Swede.

A trim-looking Lee Westwood performing like his former, slightly podgy self; a quadruple bogey from a Swede recently returned from the golfing wilderness; and the disqualification controversy that nearly was but shouldn’t have been: time for a quick review of the stories that made Thursday at the 76th Masters Tournament.

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Apr
4
2012
By Conor Nagle under The Masters

You won't be needing that putter, sir.

World No6 Martin Kaymer competes this week in the hope of ending a streak of dismal showings at the year’s first major, but his wait to feel the adulation of tournament galleries is already at an end.

The German converted this unlikely “ace” from the bank fronting the 16th tee during Monday’s practice round.

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