Category archive: Gary Player
Top 10 Masters Rounds: Gary Player (1978 Final Round)
ESPN golf analyst and two-time major champion Andy North put together his list of the 10 greatest rounds in Masters history.
ESPN.com will roll out his rankings on a daily basis leading up to this year's Masters at Augusta National, where the world's top players will compete for the green jacket.
No. 2: Gary Player, Round 4, 1978
A 42-year-old Gary Player ran off a string of seven birdies in his last 10 holes of the final round to rally from a 7-shot deficit to win the 1978 Masters.
The South African's 64 in the final round helped him earn his third green jacket and the ninth -- and final -- major championship victory of his storied career.