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Tiger Woods: Masters win follows career doubts and changes children’s perspective

Tiger Woods: Masters win follows career doubts and changes children’s perspective

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Media playback is not supported on this device Tiger Woods says his Masters triumph is "right up there" with his greatest achievements, having faced "serious doubts" he would ever contend again.Woods, 43, won a fifth Green Jacket at Augusta National on Sunday, his first major win in 11 years and a first since having four operations on his back.The 15-time major winner said he "could barely walk" before surgery and his children had seen golf cause "pain". "We're creating new memories for them and it's just very special," he said."I was very lucky to be given another cha...
Tiger Woods roars into Masters contention despite bizarre security guard collision

Tiger Woods roars into Masters contention despite bizarre security guard collision

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Media playback is not supported on this device Masters second-round leaderboard-7: F Molinari (Ita), J Day (Aus), B Koepka (US), A Scott (Aus), L Oosthuizen (SA); -6: D Johnson (US), J Harding (SA), T Woods (US), X Schauffele (US); -5: I Poulter (Eng), J Rahm (Spa)Selected others: -4 P Mickelson (US); -3: B DeChambeau (US), R Fowler (US); -2: T Fleetwood (Eng); -1: J Spieth (US), B Langer (Ger), P Reed (US); Level: R McIlroy (NI); +2: T Hatton (Eng); +3: E Pepperell (Eng) Full leaderboardTiger Woods is in contention to win a first major since 2008 despite almost being injured in a bizarr...
Masters of disguise- Do you recognise the legends who were transformed for their films?

Masters of disguise- Do you recognise the legends who were transformed for their films?

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CAPITALThis aussie actress is well-known for her role in Lord of the RingsBut if a role requires it then Tinseltown’s finest love nothing more than an extreme makeover.1.Not perhaps the obvious choice to play Bob Dylan, this Aussie star is better known for appearing in Lord Of The Rings, The Hobbit and Thor: Ragnarok.NCBERRY GOOD: This Bond star is unrecognisable2.There’s Berry little chance of spotting who this crazy character is in real life – and you’d never believe there was a Bond star under all that make-up.SPORTPHOTOIt's hard to tell who this actress is in a fat suit3. With her goat’s milk cleanses, cabbage dumpling and coffee enemas, this health-conscious actress would never have actually got fat for a film.SGPGREASE LIGHTNING: This star is usually look neat and clean4. This Hollyw
2018 Masters: Reed leads entering final day

2018 Masters: Reed leads entering final day

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April 8 (UPI) --Patrick Reed took command of the Masters on Saturday, carding a 5-under-par-67 to give him a three-shot advantage heading into Sunday's final round.Rory McIlroy, who briefly tied for the lead on the front nine, sits in second at -11, with Rickie Fowler five strokes back of Reed for third.About 250,000 people visit Augusta annually for the tournament, with the average resale ticket price for Sunday's final round going for $ 2,100, according to WalletHub.More than 16 hours have been added to the live telecast of the tournament since 1956.Here are the leaders so far, official tee times, where to watch and highlights from the annual golf tournament:Ceremonial tee shotSix-time Masters winner Jack Nicklaus and three-time tournament champion Gary Player teed off the 82nd Masters T...
Defending champion O'Sullivan 'glad' to be out of Masters

Defending champion O'Sullivan 'glad' to be out of Masters

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Media playback is not supported on this device 2018 Dafabet MastersVenue: Alexandra Palace, London Dates: 14-21 JanuaryCoverage: Watch live across BBC Two, BBC Red Button, Connected TV, the BBC Sport website and mobile app.Defending champion Ronnie O'Sullivan said he was "glad" to be out of the 2018 Masters after he lost 6-1 in the quarter-finals to Mark Allen.O'Sullivan, 42, has been struggling with illness during the competition at Alexandra Palace in London."It is not much fun when you go out there and am not feeling great," O'Sullivan told BBC Radio 5 live.Northern Ireland's Allen, who is into the last four for a third time, will play either John Higgins or Ryan Day."I was feeling 60% and was hoping Mark would make some mistakes," ad...