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Tiger Woods remembers precisely where he was the day Jack Nicklaus clinched the greatest victory of his career.
This week marks the 25th anniversary of arguably the most exciting Sunday in US Masters history in April 1986, when Nicklaus became the oldest winner at Augusta National.
Back then, it was considered improbable for a man of 46 to win a Major — certainly the way Jack did it, compiling a sensational final-round 65 to eclipse Greg Norman and Tom Kite by one stroke and don the famous Green Jacket for a record sixth time.
Tiger, just 10 at the time, recalls “watching at home with my dad. We’d always go and play (golf) in the morning, then come back in the afternoon.