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Spieth's Masters Collapse Echoes Greg Norman's In 1996

AUGUSTA, Ga. — A big deficit. A collapse that was painful to watch. An Englishman in a green jacket who might not get his due.

Nick Faldo has seen this all before.

On Sunday, it was Danny Willett who hit all the right shots to win the Masters.

"We all go out there and try and play good golf, and at the end of the day, someone has got to win the golf tournament," Willett said in Butler Cabin as Jordan Spieth, his face still awash in shock, looked on. "And, fortunately enough, today was my day."

Just like 20 years ago, when Faldo won at Greg Norman's expense, this Masters might be remembered more for the way it was lost than how it was...

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