Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Australians Follow Adam Scott’s Lead to Augusta

Australians Follow Adam Scott’s Lead to Augusta
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AUGUSTA, Ga. — Adam Scott’s shout of “C’mon Aussie” after he drained a long putt that vaulted him into a playoff at the Masters last year echoed a late 1970s cricket jingle that became a country’s rallying cry. Little did Scott know then that his countrymen would treat it as an exhortation.
A year after Scott became the first Australian to win the Masters with a sudden-death victory over Ángel Cabrera, he is back at Augusta National Golf Club with six countrymen in tow. This week’s field of 97 includes three Australian first-timers, who answered Scott’s implicit challenge to come on and join him among golf’s elite. READ MORE