SI Bonus Section: Golf Plus
THE BIG FINISH
It felt as if the natural order of the universe had been restored when Tiger Woods birdied the 72nd hole to win at Bay Hill—again
DESERT FLOWER
With an enthusiastic new sponsor, a new course and a familiar (and newly sunny) winner, the women's tour was blossoming in Arizona
DOMINICAN DANDY
In a tough economy, one would think that the Champions tour might be at risk. But at Punta Espada the sprightly seniors showed once again that their enterprise is forever young
MY BAG FOR THE MASTERS
Change drivers, drop an iron, add a hybrid, go with a fresh set of wedges or simply stand pat? Eight top-ranked pros, including defending champion Trevor Immelman, reveal which clubs they'll be packing at Augusta
OUT ON A LIMB
Having shed the image of a player who is averse to risk, Padraig Harrington knows he has to attack Augusta if he expects to win a third consecutive major title
The Last Master
OF THE 72 MEN WHO TEED IT UP AT AUGUSTA IN 1934, THE 98-YEAR-OLD AUTHOR IS THE ONLY ONE STILL LIVING, AND HE REMEMBERS THE EVENT, THE COURSE AND THE HOST VERY WELL
HAIR APPARENT
A 19-year-old worldly beyond his years (at least most of the time), shaggy Irishman Rory McIlroy has the game and the charisma to be golf's next superstar
Boy Band
RORY MCILROY IS NOT THE ONLY PRECOCIOUS PLAYER TEEING IT UP AT THE MASTERS. TEEN SENSATIONS RYO ISHIKAWA AND DANNY LEE ALSO WILL BE IN THE FIELD. HERE'S HOW THE JONAS BROTHERS OF GOLF MATCH UP
Televise This
LAST YEAR, FOR THE FIRST TIME, THE MASTERS PUT ITS WEDNESDAY PAR-3 CONTEST ON TV. NOW IT'S TIME TO SHOW THE STUFF WE REALLY WANT TO SEE
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