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Tribute to barrier-breaker Elder launches 85th Masters
By Jim SLATER
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Augusta, United States, April 8, 2021 (AFP) - Lee Elder, the first Black golfer in Masters history, was hailed in a first tee ceremony on Thursday to open the 85th edition of the major showdown at Augusta National.
In a tribute to his barrier-breaking legacy, Elder joined retired champions Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player in an honorary starter role before the field of 88 b ...