The Masters: Record holders - part 3

Lowest front nine, lowest back nine, wire-to-wire winners - the third of a five-part series

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Fri, 8 Apr 2016
The Masters: Record holders - part 3

In the third of a five-part Masters series, we look at the players who lay claim to being ranked #1 in Augusta's record books.

#1 LOWEST FRONT NINE

Johnny Miller

Score: 6-under 30
When: 3rd round, 1975

Greg Norman 

Score: 6-under 30
When: 4th round, 1988

KJ Choi

Score: 6-under 30
When: 2nd round, 2004

Phil Mickelson

Score: 6-under 30
When: 4th round, 2009

Gary Woodland

Score: 6-under 30
When: 3rd round, 2014

#1 LOWEST BACK NINE

Mark Calcavecchia

Score: 7-under 29
When: 4th round, 1992

David Toms

Score: 7-under 29
When: 4th round, 1998

#1 CONSECUTIVE BIRDIES

Steve Pate

Total: 7
When: 3rd round, 1999
Holes: 7th to 13th

Tiger Woods

Total: 7
When: 3rd round, 2005
Holes: 7th to 13th

#1 WIRE-TO-WIRE WINNERS

Craig Wood 

Score: 8-under
Rounds: 66-71-71-72
Year: 
1941

Arnold Palmer

Score: 6-under
Rounds: 67-73-72-70
Year: 
1960

Jack Nicklaus

Score: 2-under
Rounds: 68-71-73-74
Year: 
1972

Ray Floyd

Score: 17-under
Rounds: 65-66-70-70
Year: 
1976

Jordan Spieth

Score: 18-under
Rounds: 64-66-70-70
Year:
 2015

#1 LOWEST 72-HOLE SENIOR SCORE

Fred Couples

Age: 50
Year:
2010
Score:
9-under
Position:
 6th
Rounds: 
66-75-68-70

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