Categories Tournaments / 2002 Masters Archive 2002 Masters: Lengthening Augusta National was a mistake April 20 - 6:14 Read James Achenbach's column on the lengthening of Augusta National from 2002. 2002 Masters: Amateurs make the most of thier Masters experience April 20 - 5:58 Three amateurs launched their careers at the 2002 Masters. 2002 Masters: Three former champions skip Champions Dinner April 20 - 5:42 Three former Masters champions didn't attend the tournament's annual dinner after being asked not to participate in the tournament. 2002 Masters: Major Champions Tour a hard sell to players April 20 - 5:20 An informal poll of 22 former major champions finds that players have some concerns before joining the proposed tour. 2002 Masters: Notebook April 20 - 4:51 Read the Golfweek reporter's notebok on Retief Goosen, David Duval, Jesper Parnevik, Greg Norman, Sam Snead and more. 2002 Masters: Nick Price wins the 2002 Par-3 Contest April 20 - 4:32 A record five holes-in-one were recorded during the 43rd annual Par-3 Contest at Augusta National. 2002 Masters: Par 5 disasters ruin Els at the Masters April 20 - 4:26 Ernie Els's chances of winning the 2002 Masters went down the drain after a crucial misstep on par 5. 2002 Masters: Palmer makes potentially his last Masters memorable April 20 - 4:16 The 2002 Masters looked to be Arnold Palmer's last time at Augusta and his final major appearance. 2002 Masters: Heavy rain causes sloppy conditions at the Masters April 20 - 4:10 Bad weather causes muddy conditions for spectators and players at the 2002 Masters. 2002 Masters: Augusta renovations and weather increased difficulty April 20 - 3:27 Augusta National renovations make the course longer, tougher and slower to play. 2002 Masters: Analysis: Woods remains golf best front-runner April 20 - 3:12 Read James Achenbach's analysis of Tiger Woods' third Masters win in 2002. 2002 Masters: Final round of 2002 Masters turned into a dud April 20 - 3:04 Several of golf's big names had a disappointing final round of the 2002 Masters. Tiger Woods wins the 2002 Masters April 20 - 12:15 Tiger Woods won his third Masters title, second straight, in 2002.