Faldo/Norman: The 1996 Masters: A Duel that Defined an Era

Faldo/Norman: The 1996 Masters: A Duel that Defined an Era

Andy Farrell

A fascinating account of 1 of golf's maximum rivalries, culminating in a single of the main epic encounters of the sport

Going into the ultimate around of the 1996 Masters, Greg Norman led via six strokes. Having overlooked probability after probability all through his occupation, this ultimately 12 months that the "Great White Shark" might win the golf green jacket. yet taking part in along him within the ultimate pairing of the ultimate day used to be the single guy who continuously looked as if it would get the higher of the Australian while it fairly mattered. What was once essentially the most excruciating collapses in all of golfing. This ebook offers a blow-by-blow account of the riveting ultimate around of the 1996 Masters over 18 chapters, weaving within the tale of the full event, the country of golfing on the time, and the heritage of either gamers' careers and competition. For a decade Norman and Faldo, of their alternative ways, ruled the sport, and their epic assembly at Augusta could turn out to be the top of a golf era.

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