In this issue: April 4, 2014

Inside the April 4, 2014 issue of Golfweek:

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THE FORECADDIE

• 'Tis the season … of more surprises?

• We'll get back to you

• Roberts was one 'tough cookie'

• Crowning moment

• A pair of pocket aces for Diaz at Kia

• Ready and waiting . . .

• He's a real thoroughbred

• Joining Club 58

• He leaves us crying – and smiling

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IN THE NEWS

• Clock ticks on gender bias at U.K. clubs

By Alistair Tait

• Tribute: Ron Balicki (1948-2014)

COLUMN: He truly was one of a kind

By Jeff Babineau

• The legend of 'Wrong Ron'

By Jeff Babineau and Jim McCabe

• In their own words: Tributes from players, coaches and friends

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TOY BOX

• Coming up green

By James Achenbach

• Multiple MiniDrivers

• Bowditch's bag

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COMPETITION

The Masters: 2014 preview

• Humble champion: Other than adding a splash of green to his wardrobe, Adam Scott returns to Augusta National 'well grounded'

By Jim McCabe

• COLUMN: Faded green: Why hasn't Tiger Woods won the Masters since '05? Reasons aplenty

By Jeff Rude

• COLUMN: The Augusta influence: The iconic proving ground shapes course design as much as it identifies major champions

By Bradley S. Klein

• The right fit: Angel Cabrera, who studied Augusta under the late Seve Ballesteros and always seems to be at his best in the Masters, thinks he has 'one more' green jacket in him

By Adam Schupak

• Wait and see: True to his roots, Matt Fitzpatrick takes a pragmatic view of his future

By Alistair Tait

• COLUMN: The quest for 'form': Entering a major championship, it's everything … or is it?

By Jim McCabe

• He wins, and he's in: Forget that closing 76. Bowditch claims Texas Title and spot at Augusta

By Jim McCabe

• COLUMN: That's more like it: Dori Carter could point toward her top-10 finish at the Kia Classic – notably a second-round 64 – as her breakout moment on the LPGA

By Beth Ann Nichols

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FOR YOUR GAME

• Latin connection: Instructor Charlie Epps fine-tunes Angel Cabrera, a gifted feel player and a major force at Augusta

By Adam Schupak

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COLLEGE

• Tiger tracker: Rodgers adds Goodwin title as he pursues Woods' Stanford record

By Andy Zunz

• Schniederjans, Tech sweep Valspar titles

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THE GOLF LIFE

• 'Passion project': It's not easy to capture the life of the legendary Arnold Palmer. Golf Channel tells his story in three episodes fit for The King.

By Jeff Babineau

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VOICES

• Inside the Ropes: Sensitivity guided Balicki on and off the golf course

By James Achenbach

• Wired: Shifting focus on the LPGA

By Bradley S. Klein

• Letters to the Editor

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SCOREBOARD

• “Golf’s Biggest Stat Sheet’’

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THE 19TH HOLE

• The Augusta open: As in, wide open. Not since 1979 and Fuzzy Zoeller have prospects looked so good for first-timers

By Jeff Rude

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