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Masters champion Jordan Spieth: “He’s athletic, he’s young, he has the right character and he wins.” Photograph: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

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Jordan Spieth wears the green jacket of the 2015 Masters Champion at the 79th Masters Golf Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on Sunday. (Photograph: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

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Rory McIlroy on the practice ground in Augusta National golf club. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

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Justin Gatlin of USA celebrates after he won gold in the men’s 100 Metres final on August 7th, 2005 in Helsinki, Finland. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images.

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Converse are a little oversubscribed, but still a classic (especially when battered and grubby).

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Ireland’s John Mooney: endless reruns of his foot near Pepsi sign a godsend for company. Photo:  Quinn Rooney/Getty Images

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