After 73 failed attempts to win a major Sergio García finally came good at Augusta National and took the Masters having seemingly thrown his. AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Sergio Garcia won the 81st Masters. It is the most improbable of all the major championships for him to have clinched his first. AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Sergio Garcia won the 81st Masters. It is the most improbable of all the major championships for him to have clinched his first. Still a fiddly five-footer for par to come. A future major winner you would think. Incredible scenes at six. Now Rose has a tricky putt for par. He's dropped back to two. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. He was as gracious as we have come to expect from this fine role model, twista game he did shed a tear after his moment of defeat. A-Z Sports American Football Athletics Basketball Boxing Cricket Cycling Darts Disability Sport Football Formula 1 Gaelic Games Get Inspired Golf Gymnastics Horse Racing Motorsport Olympic Sports Rugby League Rugby Union Snooker Swimming Tennis Winter Sports Full Sports A-Z. Stewart Hagestad so very nearly birdies his final hole, but the ball refuses to play, er, ball, teetering on the cusp of the cup. Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. Retrieved April 20, R ose rolls his ball up to the edge of the hole at nine for what should be a gimme par. Could he not have beaten Jordan Spieth?