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Guide to the 64th Masters

Includes Card of the Course, Tee-Off Times and Odds

Golf: A nerve-racking 1999 - the year the action went down to the wire: Van de Velde farce ends in pathos

The Open at Carnoustie Jean Van de Velde v Paul Lawrie

Under their spell: The greatest influences of our sporting lives

On the day the BBC unveil their viewers' Sports Personality of the Century, Independent on Sunday writers choose the icons from their past whose exploits made a lasting impression

Golf: Davies regains putting touch to win with Daly

LAURA DAVIES sank a 35-foot birdie putt as she and John Daly collected a cheque for $440,000 (pounds 282,000) for beating Pak Se-ri and Paul Azinger on the third play-off hole of the JC Penney Classic at Palm Harbour, Florida, on Sunday.

Golf: Americans in single-minded fightback

RYDER CUP Europe's players struggle to hold a late charge by US team apparently emboldened by shirts depicting past heroes

Golf: RYDER CUP: Four classics that aroused America

The drama of recent contests finally forced the US public to appreciate fully golf's collision of continents. By Andy Farrell in Brookline

Golf: Ryder Cup - The European Team

DARREN CLARKE

Golf: Putting glory on the line in Brookline

RYDER CUP

Golf: Fears over Olazabal

AT ONE point yesterday the storm clouds heading for the European Tour were said to be so severe that the final round of the Lancome Trophy in Paris would have to be abandoned. At the time of writing, this looks unduly pessimistic. But whatever happens, Mark James is adamant it will have no bearing on the Ryder Cup in Boston.

Golf: The prodigy and the patriot

Talismen of the tee: El Nino a breath of fresh air for Europe as Stewart raises a storm for the US; Surge of the sublime Sergio; Tim Glover says Seve's heir will have to grow up quickly next week

Golf: Montgomerie in comfort zone as Olazabal closes in

JOSE MARIA OLAZABAL proved earlier this year that he is capable of dramatic swings in form, confidence and humour. On the Friday night of the week before the US Masters, just after missing the cut in the BellSouth Classic, depressed was the only word to describe the Spaniard's outlook. Exactly a week later he was the half-way leader at Augusta and was soon to don a second Green Jacket.

Golf: Monty nears heaven's gate

BETWEEN THEM, Lee Westwood and Colin Montgomerie have won the last five tournaments they have played in Europe and, though the streak looks like continuing at the Victor Chandler British Masters today, it is the Scot who should be victorious at Woburn.

Golf: Westwood's three-in-a-row

Golf: Europe's No 1 spot is still undecided after Bjorn is pipped by battling Briton

Golf: Bjorn's return to form too late

THOMAS BJORN and Darren Clarke both had reasons to moan despite their contrasting fortunes on the second day of the European Masters.
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Chelsea vs Tottenham: Harry Kane was at Wembley to see Spurs beat the Blues and win the Capital One Cup - now he's their great hope

Harry Kane interview

The striker was at Wembley to see Spurs beat the Blues and win the Capital One Cup - now he's their great hope
The Last Word: For the good of the game: why on earth don’t we leave Fifa?

Michael Calvin's Last Word

For the good of the game: why on earth don’t we leave Fifa?
HIV pill: Scientists hail discovery of 'game-changer' that cuts the risk of infection among gay men by 86%

Scientists hail daily pill that protects against HIV infection

Breakthrough in battle against global scourge – but will the NHS pay for it?
How we must adjust our lifestyles to nature: Welcome to the 'Anthropocene', the human epoch

Time to play God

Welcome to the 'Anthropocene', the human epoch where we may need to redefine nature itself
MacGyver returns, but with a difference: Handyman hero of classic 1980s TV series to be recast as a woman

MacGyver returns, but with a difference

Handyman hero of classic 1980s TV series to be recast as a woman
Tunnel renaissance: Why cities are hiding roads down in the ground

Tunnel renaissance

Why cities are hiding roads underground
'Backstreet Boys - Show 'Em What You're Made Of': An affectionate look at five middle-aged men

Boys to men

The Backstreet Boys might be middle-aged, married and have dodgy knees, but a heartfelt documentary reveals they’re not going gently into pop’s good night
Crufts 2015: Should foreign dogs be allowed to compete?

Crufts 2015

Should foreign dogs be allowed to compete?
10 best projectors

How to make your home cinema more cinematic: 10 best projectors

Want to recreate the big-screen experience in your sitting room? IndyBest sizes up gadgets to form your film-watching
Manchester City 1 Barcelona 2 player ratings: Luis Suarez? Lionel Messi? Joe Hart? Who was the star man?

Manchester City vs Barcelona player ratings

Luis Suarez? Lionel Messi? Joe Hart? Who was the star man at the Etihad?
Arsenal vs Monaco: Monaco - the making of Gunners' manager Arsene Wenger

Monaco: the making of Wenger

Jack Pitt-Brooke speaks to former players and learns the Frenchman’s man-management has always been one of his best skills
Cricket World Cup 2015: Chris Gayle - the West Indies' enigma lives up to his reputation

Chris Gayle: The West Indies' enigma

Some said the game's eternal rebel was washed up. As ever, he proved he writes the scripts by producing a blistering World Cup innings
In Ukraine a dark world of hybrid warfare and murky loyalties prevails

In Ukraine a dark world of hybrid warfare

This war in the shadows has been going on since the fall of Mr Yanukovych
'Birdman' and 'Bullets Over Broadway': Homage or plagiarism?

Homage or plagiarism?

'Birdman' shares much DNA with Woody Allen's 'Bullets Over Broadway'
Broadchurch ends as damp squib not even David Tennant can revive

A damp squib not even David Tennant can revive

Broadchurch, Series 2 finale, review