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Rory McIlroy and Jason Day recall Tiger Woods’ 1997 Masters victory

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Woods took a nine-shot lead in to the final round

This week marks the 20th anniversary of Tiger Woods’ maiden Masters title, but how much do you remember for his first Augusta success?

The 41-year-old was unable to feature in this year’s tournament as he continue his recovery from a troublesome back problem, but was still at Augusta on Tuesday to enjoy the Champions Dinner and reflect on his first of 14 major titles.

Relive Tiger Woods’ 1997 Masters win when he announced himself to the world

Woods claimed the first of four Green Jackets in emphatic fashion in 1997, setting various records on his way to a 12-shot victory over Tom Kite.

Ahead of the 81st Masters, we asked a range of players how much their memories of watching Woods’ breakthrough success, with Rory McIlroy and Jason Day among the stars to reflect on how they watched his dominant victory.

Woods took a nine-shot lead in to the final round

Relive Woods’ maiden victory and click on the video above to see the world’s top players share their Woods memories!

source skysports.com

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