Hideki Matsuyama delivered golf-mad Japan the grandest and greenest prize of all. Ten years after Matsuyama made a sterling debut as the best amateur at Augusta National, he claimed the ultimate trophy Sunday with a victory in the Masters to become the first Japanese winner of the green jacket.
Steve and Graham are joined by Team Canada Men's Head Coach and the coach for Corey Conners, Derek Ingram to talk about Corey's performance at the Masters and they take a wide ranging look at Canadian golf including the Olympics.
Scott MacLeod from Flagstick Golf Magazine & Ontario Golf News joins TSN Weekend to tee up the final day at the Masters and Corey Conners with an Ace yesterday.
While Japan's Hideki Matsuyama surged to a four-stroke lead in the third round of the Masters, a bunch of other expected challengers got stuck in neutral or fell by the wayside.
Corey Conners started his third round at the Masters 5 shots behind 36-hole leader Justin Rose. Birdies at the second and third gave him a push. But a bogey at the difficult par-4 fifth put the brakes on his momentum.
Dustin Johnson found conditions much more challenging Thursday than they were in November for his record-setting romp to the Masters green jacket.
Steve and Graham are joined by professional golfer and Ottawa native Brad Fritsch to tee up the Masters, he gives his pick to win and who else will do well at the Masters.