Masters 2019 RECAP: Tiger Woods WINS fifth Green Jacket to complete fairytale comeback | Golf | Sport

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Masters 2019 LIVE: Can Tiger Woods win at Augusta?

Masters 2019 LIVE: Can Tiger Woods win at Augusta? (Image: GETTY/BBC Sport)

Masters 2019 RECAP – Tiger Woods WINS fifth Green Jacket

  • Tiger Woods WINS his fifth Green Jacket, ending on -13
  • The 43-year-old moves onto 15 major titles, three behind Jack Nicklaus
  • First major since 2008 marks a fairytale comeback after infidelity scandal and injury struggles
  • Packed field including Dustin Johnson, Xander Schauffele and Brooks Koepka gave fierce competition

Right, let’s try and summarise that. In short: Tiger Woods posts a final round of 70 to finish atop the leaderboard on -13, one shot clear of Dustin Johnson, Xander Schauffele and Brooks Koepka.

In long: Firstly, wow. Woods began the day shakily with two bogeys on 4&5 giving Francesco Molinari the advantage. The now-15-time major winner recovered, though, and didn’t sway from his steely exterior as birdies on 7&8 made him trail Frankie by one heading into the back…

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