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1995 Masters Tournament

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Location  Augusta, Georgia
Cut  145 (+1)
Dates  6 Apr 1995 – 9 Apr 1995
Prize fund  2.2 million USD
Length  6,925 yards (6,332 m)
Winner's share  $396,000
Tour  PGA TOUR
Par  72
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Field  86 players, 47 after cut
Course  Augusta National Golf Club
Organized by  Augusta National Golf Club
Similar  1999 Masters Tournament, 1996 Masters Tournament, 1998 Masters Tournament, 1993 Masters Tournament, 2002 Masters Tournament

Ben crenshaw interview after winning 1995 masters tournament


The 1995 Masters Tournament was the 59th Masters Tournament, held April 6–9 at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia. Ben Crenshaw won his second Masters championship, one stroke ahead of runner-up Davis Love III. It was an emotional victory for Crenshaw as it came just days after the death of his mentor, Harvey Penick. Crenshaw and Tom Kite attended the funeral and Crenshaw did not return to Augusta until Wednesday night.

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The 1995 Masters marked the first major championship for Tiger Woods, age 19, who qualified as the 1994 U.S. Amateur champion. He finished the Masters as the leading amateur, tied for 41st place and the only amateur to make the cut. Woods average driving distance was the longest in the tournament.

Field

1. Masters champions

Seve Ballesteros (9), Gay Brewer, Billy Casper, Charles Coody, Fred Couples (10,12,13), Ben Crenshaw (9,13), Nick Faldo (3,11,12), Raymond Floyd (9), Doug Ford, Bernhard Langer, Sandy Lyle, Larry Mize (9), Jack Nicklaus, José María Olazábal (11,12,13), Arnold Palmer, Gary Player, Craig Stadler, Tom Watson (9,10), Ian Woosnam, Fuzzy Zoeller (13)

  • Tommy Aaron, George Archer, Jack Burke, Jr., Bob Goalby, Ben Hogan, Herman Keiser, Cary Middlecoff, Byron Nelson, Henry Picard, Gene Sarazen, Sam Snead, and Art Wall, Jr. did not play.
  • 2. U.S. Open champions (last five years)

    Ernie Els (9,13), Hale Irwin (9,12,13), Lee Janzen (12), Tom Kite (9,13), Payne Stewart

    3. The Open champions (last five years)

    Ian Baker-Finch (9), Greg Norman (9,10,11,13), Nick Price (4,12,13)

    4. PGA champions (last five years)

    Paul Azinger, John Daly (12), Wayne Grady

    5. U.S. Amateur champion and runner-up

    Trip Kuehne (a), Tiger Woods (a)

    6. The Amateur champion

    Lee S. James (a)

    7. U.S. Amateur Public Links champion

    Guy Yamamoto (a)

    8. U.S. Mid-Amateur champion

    Tim Jackson (a)

    9. Top 24 players and ties from the 1994 Masters

    Chip Beck, Brad Faxon (13), David Edwards (10), Dan Forsman, Bill Glasson (13), Jay Haas (13), John Huston (13), Tom Lehman (12,13), Jim McGovern (10), Mark O'Meara (12), Corey Pavin (11,12,13), Loren Roberts (10,12,13), Lanny Wadkins

    10. Top 16 players and ties from the 1994 U.S. Open

    John Cook (11), Clark Dennis, Scott Hoch (13), Steve Lowery (12,13), Jeff Maggert (13), Colin Montgomerie, Frank Nobilo, Jeff Sluman, Curtis Strange, Duffy Waldorf

    11. Top eight players and ties from 1994 PGA Championship

    Steve Elkington (12), Phil Mickelson (12,13)

    12. Winners of PGA Tour events since the previous Masters

    Mark Brooks, Bob Estes (13), Rick Fehr (13), David Frost (13), Mike Heinen, Brian Henninger, Peter Jacobsen, Neal Lancaster, Bruce Lietzke (13), Davis Love III, Mark McCumber (13), John Morse, Kenny Perry (13), Dicky Pride, Vijay Singh, Mike Springer (13), Mike Sullivan

    13. Top 30 players from the 1994 PGA Tour money list

    Brad Bryant, Mark Calcavecchia, Hal Sutton

    14. Special foreign invitation

    David Gilford, Miguel Ángel Jiménez, Mark McNulty, Tommy Nakajima, Masashi Ozaki

    Missed the cut

    Source:

    First round

    Thursday, April 6, 1995

    Second round

    Friday, April 7, 1995

    Third round

    Saturday, April 8, 1995

    Final round

    Sunday, April 9, 1995

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    Scorecard

    First round

    Second round

    Third round

    Final round

    Cumulative tournament scores, relative to par
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    References

    1995 Masters Tournament Wikipedia


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