With his long-time caddie, Ted Scott, looking on, Bubba Watson secures his par on the 18th green for a three-shot victory in Sunday’s Masters and a second green jacket and Major. Photograph: Rob Carr/Getty Images

Boy from Bagdad is a genuine people’s champion after second Masters green jacket

Bubba Watson reacts after a birdie on the ninth hole during the final round of the Masters  at Augusta National. Photograph: Reuters

A disappointed Rory McIlroy has his best showing at Masters yet in joint eighth

Rory McIlroy  hits out of the rough off of the seventh fairway during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament  in Augusta, Ga. Photo: Chris Carlson/AP

Tendency to record one bad round ensures elusive green jacket remains out of reach

Denmark’s Thomas Bjorn fires a seven-iron approach to eight feet on the 16th to complete a hat-trick of birdies during his second-round 68.

43-year-old Dane claims second round to be “right up there” with the best of his career

South Africa’s Louis Oosthuizen points to his ball after finding the water on the par-five 15th.

South African pays big price with a triple-bogey eight for his trip to the water on the par-five

Phil Mickelson hits from a  sand trap on the second hole during the first round of the 2014 Masters  at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia . Photograph: Brian Snyder/Reuters

Holder Scott off to splendid start with three-under par 60 at Augusta National

 Rory McIlroy reacts after bogeying the last at Augusta National yesterday.Photograph: Harry How/Getty Images

Compatriot Graeme McDowell opens with a steady level-par 72

The 13th hole at Augusta National. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Unlucky for some, expect no shortage of drama on possibly the best par 5 going

AUGUSTA, GA - APRIL 09: Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland waits on a tee boxduring a practice round prior to the start of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 9, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images) Rory McIlroy waits on a tee box during a practice round prior to the start of the 2014 Masters. The 24-year-old Ulsterman knows better than anyone how the deal is closed on a Sunday afternoon at Augusta. Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images

He is cool, calm and cocky and the gifted young American is unlikely to be fazed by US Masters challenge

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