Jon Rahm wins the Masters by four shots, overcoming a four-putt double-bogey on the first hole of the tournament.
Why it matters
Rahm's victory at the Masters is significant as it is his second career major championship and comes after a difficult start to the tournament. The presence of LIV Golf players at the Masters has also raised questions about the competitiveness of the circuit.
What the papers say
The Guardian, The Times, Reuters, New York Times
How we got here
The Masters is one of the most prestigious golf tournaments in the world. This year's tournament was the first since the launch of LIV Golf, a Saudi-backed circuit that has raised questions about the competitiveness of the sport. Rahm's victory at the Masters comes after a difficult start to the tournament, which saw him record a four-putt double-bogey on the first hole.
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