Justin Rose was finding the going tough through nine holes of his second round at the Masters as the leaderboard bunched up at Augusta.
Rory McIlroy is on a quest for a career Grand Slam but he started poorly at Augusta on Thursday.
Justin Rose avoided panicking after a difficult start, as he grabbed the first-round lead at the Masters.
Englishman Justin Rose lit up the back nine in testing conditions at Augusta to open up a four-shot lead with an opening 65.
Hideki Matsuyama took an early lead in the first round of The Masters, while Dustin Johnson had two bogeys in his first five holes.
Honorary starters Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player and Lee Elder signalled the opening of the 2021 Masters on Thursday.
Tiger Woods won't be at Augusta this year but 20 years ago at the Masters he completed an astounding achievement.
Doting new father Jon Rahm fancies his chances of donning the green jacket just over a week after the birth of his first child, Kepa.
It's Masters time and Stats Perform's experts pick out their favourites to be donning the green jacket come Sunday.
Rory McIlroy had an enlightening visit to the home of Tiger Woods, where the 15-time major winner is recovering from his shocking car crash.