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Masters Tournament, How things poised at the halfway stage

Masters in 2019 has a lot to offer for the fans as it crosses the halfway stage. despite having a slow and steady start Tiger is back in the game like he usually does as he closes out the second round just being one shot off the lead. He carded a four under 68 which includes three birdies in the home stretch.

Every player from the leading pack at 7 under are major champions, with only Adam Scott being the former Masters champion. The race to glory at the Augusta becomes more exciting as Tiger showed glimpses from the past with his 13 footer birdie putt made the fans gathered at the Amen Corner go crazy, Tiger's famous fist-pump at 14th after he made a mess with his drive which went into trees, he sinked the decisive 28 foot birdie putt putting him just two shots off the lead. Going by his reaction as he did his signature fist-pump, he too thinks that hole was the turnaround moment for him. That reflected in his post round interview as well.

Jason Day, looking for a breakthrough win made full use of the perfect weather condition as he carded fiver under 67 along with the man of the moment Franseco Molinari who recently won Arnold Palmer Invitational. Brooks Koepka and Louis Oosthuizen are the others who are among the leading pack. Xander Schauffele and Dustin Johnson are others who are inside the striking distance at six under.

Coming to the Asian challenge, Thailand's Kiradech Aphibarnrat, after enjoying a fine three under 69 in the first round shot a level par round to find himself in the mix with 3 under. Although there is no Indian participation this time in Augusta, Devon Bling, an Indo-American Amateur who represents USA currently lies at respectable 53rd position in his first ever showing in the biggest stage of golf. 






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