By Will Swanton,Brent Read
From Jim Ferrier blowing an incredible lead in 1950 to Greg Norman's litany of failures over a long time, the Masters continually became its again on any Australian who regarded more likely to get with reference to the Holy Grail. The curse grew a lifetime of its personal. Norman spent 22 years attempting to win the name he craved particularly others, in basic terms to be stopped chilly via nerves, rotten success and weird twists of fate.
As a boy, Adam Scott had cried whereas gazing Greg Norman's implosions. He grew to become global junior champion, and a protege of Norman. Respectful and dignified, he was once some of the most well known gamers at the US and eu excursions. His swing was once to die for, yet his placing used to be a nightmare. He stored falling aside in substantial tournaments. In 2009, whilst Scott's occupation used to be in free-fall - while his international rating plummeted and his own existence used to be at the skids - the one males to teach religion in him have been Greg Norman and the Argentinian participant, Angel Cabrera.
Come 2013, Scott is within the thick of an impossibly dramatic Masters. 3 Australians are between these struggling with for the lead. merely Scott makes it to a sudden-death playoff - opposed to Cabrera. As darkness closes in, he has what Norman by no means had: one putt to win the Masters.
Featuring specific interviews with Adam Scott, Scott's father Phil, Greg Norman and each renowned Australian golfer from British Open champions Peter Thomson and Ian Baker-Finch to Masters runner-up Jack Newton, all of whom attempted and failed at Augusta, Amen is the definitive tale of ways Adam Scott broke the most important hex on Australian sport.
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Amen: How Adam Scott won the US Masters and broke the curse of Augusta National by Will Swanton,Brent Read