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Why he might not: Gay Brewer is the only player to win the Masters after losing in a playoff the previous year.


Age: 33.

Country: Northern Ireland.

World ranking: 17.

Worldwide wins: 9.

Majors: U.S. Open (2010).

Best Masters: Tie for 12th.

Why he can win: He is steadily getting back to form after his dream season in 2010, and last year gave him confidence that he can handle Augusta National. A win would give Northern Ireland the career Grand Slam.

Why he might not: He called his tavern Nona Blue. Not Nona Green.


Age: 35.

Country: England.

World ranking: 4.

Worldwide wins: 12.

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