Johnson man to beat at Masters – Spieth


“But I think that he is the guy that everyone is saying he’s playing the best golf in the world right now.”

On Monday, Johnson withdrew from the tournament in Houston, which boasts a high-class field, to prepare for Augusta.

Spieth, who became the second-youngest player to win at Augusta as a 21-year-old, offered insightful analysis on how to get the better of his in-form Ryder Cup teammate.

“Fortunately I’ve played a lot of golf and competed against him on the weekends,” said Spieth, who tied for second last year following a disastrous final-day meltdown.

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