(ANSA) - ROME, APRIL 12 - Hideki Matsuyama wins AugustaMasters and enters the history of golf, as the first Japanese to win a major.
The 29-year-old won the green jacket of the 85th edition of the US tournament yesterday, finishing at -10 on the course of the Augusta National Golf Club, in Georgia. The Japanese beat the American Will Zalatoris by one blow and the other two Americans Xander ScHotele and Jordan Spieth for three, winning his sixth title on the Pga Tour.
The only blue of The Masters, Francesco Molinari closed 52nd (+9) out of 54 players who have passed the half-match cut. (HANDLE).