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Tiger Woods Has His 15th Major Championship, Winning The 2019 Masters

tiger woods in the final round of the masters

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA - APRIL 14: Tiger Woods of the United States plays a shot on the first hole during the final round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 14, 2019 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

What once seemed impossible has become reality. Tiger Woods has won another major, capturing the 2019 Masters.

Woods shot -13 for the weekend, holding off Brooks Koepka, Dustin Johnson and Xander Schauffele, who each shot -12. The win at Augusta is Tiger's 15th major championship, and his first since 2008.

It is his fifth victory at the Masters, with the last one coming in 2005.

Woods entered today's final round a couple of strokes back of leader Francesco Molinari, but overtook the reigning Open Championship winner thanks to Molinari's struggles and Woods' own strong play. Heading into the 13th hole, Woods was tied for the lead. He took the outright lead with a birdie on the 15th hole. Then, he nearly hit a hole-in-one on the par-3 16.

Last year, Tiger had two near-misses in majors, finishing tied for sixth at The Open Championship and coming in second at the PGA.

Now, with this title in hand, he should be one of the favorites at the PGA Championship next month as well. More importantly, he has proven he can win again, after it looked like his career was over due to injuries.

Love him or hate him, Tiger Woods playing well makes watching golf more fun.

Today at Augusta was about as enjoyable as it gets.