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Sergio Garcia Wins Masters In Playoff, His First Major In 74 Attempts

Sergio Garcia overcame choking an easy putt to win at 18 by beating Justin Rose in the first playoff hole to claim the Masters title and his first major championship after failing in his first 73 appearances.

Garcia had placed second in four previous majors, and his best showing at the Masters had been a tie for fourth place 17 years ago.

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[CBS]

Timothy Burke is formerly Deadspin's Video Director.

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