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April 07, 2008

2008 MASTERS PREVIEW

APRIL 10-13, AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB, AUGUSTA, GA.

FEATURES

28 Small Wonder
TV will finally shine its light on Augusta's Par-3 course, the private pride of Clifford Roberts
BY MICHAEL BAMBERGER

34 No Mere Poser
Adam Scott has swiveled heads since turning pro. Now he's ready to do more than look the part
BY ALAN SHIPNUCK

60 Finally, Mr. Jones
The founder of the Masters reveals his thoughts on Tiger, the Grand Slam and more
BY JOHN GARRITY

70 Arnie & Jack
Excerpted from the new book, a blow-by-blow account of the long-ago match that launched golf's greatest rivalry
BY IAN O'CONNOR

Behold, GigaPan
A revolutionary photographic technology gives Masters lovers a panoramic look at Augusta National, plus the ability on the Web to zoom in on the details
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TOURNAMENTS

10 Long and Strong
After a win in New Orleans, fast-rising Andres Romero is in the mix at Augusta
BY GARY VAN SICKLE

16 Forward March
Lorena Ochoa's second victory of '08 had the feel of a populist movement
BY JOHN GARRITY

20 Family Ties
With his son on his bag and history on his mind, Bernhard Langer wins big

BY MICHAEL BAMBERGER

DEPARTMENTS

50 Pro's Picks
An anonymous Tour pro dishes on Tiger and Phil—and John Daly's demise

54 Style
When it comes to what they'll wear, many pros stick to the script
BY WOODY HOCHSWENDER

66 Lessons
The fundamentals of putting helped Zach Johnson maintain a magic touch
BY CURT SAMPSON

80 Teeing Off
Imagine the fun if kids were allowed into Augusta National for free
BY KEVIN COOK

COVER
PHOTOGRAPHS BY ROBERT BECK; Houghton Mifflin (book)

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VIDEO

LILIBET'S AUGUSTA

Monday through Friday during Masters week, Augusta native Lilibet Snellings will share her local knowledge and take us where the action is around her hometown.

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INTERACTIVE

Here's a map of Augusta National that explores all the nooks and crannies.

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PHOTOFRED VUICHSWEET 16 The 170-yard 16th (a.k.a. Redbud) has been the scene of Tiger Woods's miracle chip-in in 2005 and countless other moments of high drama. PHOTOFRED VUICH NINE PHOTOSGOLF.COM PHOTOCOURTESY OF LILIBET SNELLINGS (SNELLINGS) ILLUSTRATION

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
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HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)