Categories Tournaments / 2005 Masters Archive Restoration leaves Pinehurst better than ever April 11 - 6:36 After a radical restoration, Pinehurst No. 2 is better than ever. <strong>Bradley S. Klein</strong> explains. 2005: Perspective - DiMarco's best shot not quite enough Aug. 31 - 4:29 Golf’s friendliest little major turned into an intense, exciting, don’t-dare-to-even-run-to-the-fridge-to-get-a-cold-beer showdown. 2005: Editorial - Champions Thursday Aug. 31 - 4:25 It was an extraordinary Masters, on several counts. 2005: Masters - Bjorn’s struggles ‘put him back three steps’ Aug. 31 - 3:59 As painful as this free fall might have been, this year's Masters wasn’t Thomas Bjorn’s most glaring failure at a major. 2005: Masters - Augusta helps heal Nicklaus clan’s pain Aug. 31 - 3:53 Five weeks before what was perhaps Jack Nicklaus' final Masters, 17-month-old Jake Nicklaus, son of Steve and wife Krista, died in a hot-tub accident. 2005: Masters - Casper exhibits grace despite dubious day Aug. 31 - 3:48 Billy Casper, the 73-year-old two-time U.S. Open winner said, “I’m ready to play, man. Ready to play.” 2005: Masters - Lessons from Langer pay off for Donald Aug. 31 - 3:43 For all the knowledge Langer imparted during Donald's Tuesday practice round, it’s not likely either anticipated Donald’s eventful finish to his maiden Masters. 2005: Masters - Fighting to focus Aug. 31 - 3:40 A couple of weeks prior, world No. 6 Padraig Harrington wasn’t sure he was going to play the Masters. 2005: Masters - Moore breaks par, makes believers Aug. 31 - 3:38 Ryan Moore's summer included victories at the U.S. Amateur, U.S. Public Links, NCAA Championship and Western Amateur. 2005: Masters - Immelman pleased with ace, major finish Aug. 31 - 3:34 Trevor Immelman beat defending Masters champ Phil Mickelson by one shot – and at least 10 inches. 2005: Masters - Augusta passion play Aug. 31 - 3:31 Former Masters champions Phil Mickelson and Vijay Singh may have looked as if they wanted to pulverize each other over spike marks, but eventually they made peace. 2005: Masters - Finally, Woods’ game again matches his heart Aug. 31 - 3:28 At the 69th Masters, Tiger Woods brought a bit of everything to the table. 2005: Newsmakers - Tearful Nicklaus, 65, steps aside Aug. 31 - 2:59 Jack Nicklaus announced he likely had competed for the last time at a place where he made an impact like no other player. 2005: Newsmakers - Nike leads irons count; TaylorMade cries foul Aug. 31 - 2:55 More golfers used Nike irons than any other brand at the Masters. 2005: Newsmakers - For Masters, less is more, and that includes Wadkins Aug. 31 - 2:50 Viewers missed out on the second round because of rain, then didn’t see live coverage of Tiger Woods lapping Chris DiMarco on the back nine of the third round Sunday morning. 2005 Masters: DiMarco’s best shot not quite enough April 16 - 9:59 Jeff Babineau gives his perspective on Chris DiMarco going shot-for-shot against Tiger Woods but falling short in a playoff. 2005 Masters: Goosen makes case for Big 5; Els a nonfactor April 16 - 9:45 Goosen's performance strengthens his case of being one of golf's elite; Els has a misstep at Augusta. 2005 Masters: Immelman pleased with ace, major finish April 16 - 9:32 Trevor Immelmen shot a hole in one during the final round of the 2005 Masters. 2005 Masters: Augusta helps heal Nicklaus clan’s pain April 16 - 4:09 Jack Nicklaus playing in the Masters helps to ease the loss of a family member. 2005 Masters: Casper exhibits grace despite dubious day April 16 - 4:01 Former Masters champ Billy Casper shows resiliency on and away from the course. 2005 Masters: Augusta brings out all kinds of emotion April 16 - 3:54 Read James Achenbach's column on the range of emotions found on the golf course. 2005 Masters: Lessons from Langer pay off for Donald April 16 - 3:49 Luke Donald used the tips given to him from Bernhard Langer to have an impressive Masters debut. 2005 Masters: Analysis: Woods needed a little bit of everything to win April 16 - 3:27 Tiger Woods needed to to use all his skills to capture his fourth Masters title back in 2005. 2005 Masters: Woods win the Masters after playoff April 16 - 3:12 Tiger Woods pulls out the playoff victory over Chris DiMarco to win his fourth Masters back in 2005 2005 Masters: Amateur Moore breaks par, makes some believers April 16 - 2:58 Ryan Moore became the first amateur to break par since 1978.