World primary Dustin Johnson received the Augusta Masters by 5 strokes as he completed with a record-breaking low rating of 20 below par.
Johnson shot a final-round 68 to carry off Cameron Smith of Australia and South Korea’s Sungjae Im on Sunday. Justin Thomas was fourth at 276, with Rory McIlroy and Dylan Frittelli tying for fifth. Defending champion Tiger Woods carded a 10 on the par-three 12th however recovered with 5 birdies to complete one below.
Enjoying in his 11th Masters, Johnson owned the occasion, which was delayed by seven months and held with out patrons due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The truth is, his 20-under whole breaks the Masters report of 18, shared by Woods and Jordan Spieth.
“I used to be nervous all day,” Johnson stated as per the event’s official web site. “However I felt I managed myself very effectively, managed the golf ball very effectively in troublesome situations,” he added.
“Welcome to the membership,” Bubba Watson, sporting his Inexperienced Jacket, instructed Johnson by the 18th inexperienced. “I at all times dreamed of getting a type of,” Johnson responded. The American has grow to be the primary world primary to win the event since Woods in 2002.