SI Vault
 
ONE AND DONE
Rick Lipsey
April 02, 2012
For sixteen players, including 1982 champion Craig Stadler and last year's winner, Charl Schwartzel, the Masters has been their only victory in a major.
Decrease font Decrease font
Enlarge font Enlarge font
April 02, 2012

One And Done

For sixteen players, including 1982 champion Craig Stadler and last year's winner, Charl Schwartzel, the Masters has been their only victory in a major.

View CoverRead All Articles
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Charles Coody, 1971

Replay

Coody, 33, led after a first-round 66 and was tied for the lead with Nicklaus after 54 holes. In the final round Coody birdied 15 and 16 to beat Nicklaus and Johnny Miller by two strokes.

Postmortem

The Masters was Coody's third and final Tour victory, though he won five times on the Champions tour.

Tommy Aaron, 1973

Replay

Trailing by four after 54 holes, Aaron closed with a 68 to win by one over J.C. Snead.

Postmortem

The Masters victory was the second and last Tour triumph of Aaron's career, and he never had another top 10 in a major. He won once on the Champions tour.

Continue Story
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8