AUGUSTA, Ga. — Adam Scott won the Masters by making a birdie on the second playoff against Angel Cabrera.
Scott became the first Australian golfer to win a green jacket. He and Cabrera shot 9-under 279 with both making a birdie on the final hole of regulation.
They both parred the first playoff hole before Scott pured in a 12-foot putt on the second playoff hole.
Jason Day finished in third place at 7 under. Tiger Woods and Marc Leishman tied for fifth. Brandt Snedeker and Thorbjorn Olesen tied for sixth.
See Monday’s Times Free Press for more coverage.
David Uchiyama is a sports writer at the Chattanooga Times Free Press who began his tenure here in May 2001. His primary beats are UTC athletics — specifically men’s basketball and athletic department administration — and golf, which includes coverage from the PGA Tour to youth events. He also covers other high school sports, outdoor adventures, and contributes to other sections of the newspaper when necessary. David grew up in Salinas, Calif., and began working ...