Masters 2017: Sergio Garcia beats Justin Rose in playoff


( CNN) For so long he was the nearly-man who numerous had written off for a major name, but Sergio Garcia finally uttered his breakthrough with a stunning Masters victory at Augusta.

The Spaniard beat England’s Justin Rose on the first loophole of a sudden-death playoff after the European Ryder Cup team-mates had opposed an intensive duel on an electrifying Sunday afternoon.

Garcia triumphed his first major at his 74 th endeavor and became the third Spaniard to acquire the Rulers after two-time advocates Seve Ballesteros( 1980, 1983 ), who would have been 60 today, and Jose Maria Olazabal( 1994, 1999 ).

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