Spieth captures Masters green jacket

2015-04-13 00:54
Jordan Spieth (Gallo Images)

Cape Town - American Jordan Spieth has won the 79th Masters at Augusta National in record breaking fashion.

Spieth, 21, became the second youngest ever winner of the Masters, when he romped to a four-stroke win, finishing with a 18-under total.

England's Justin Rose and crowd favourite Phil Mickelson finished in a tie for second.

World No 1 Rory McIlroy had to be content with fourth spot, while former No 1 Tiger Woods finished with a 1-over par 73 to end tied for 17th.

Louis Oosthuizen was the leading South African finisher in a tie for 19th.

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