Masters is a win for Hideki Matsuyama, and for Japan

There was a time when the top golfers at big tournaments would always get a question from Japanese media about Hideki Matsuyama

Japan's champion: Matsuyama wins the Masters for his nation

Hideki Matsuyama almost turned down his first chance to play the Masters

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Prime minister leads celebrations of Matsuyama's Masters win

From Japan’s prime minister on down the country celebrated golfer Hideki Matsuyama’s victory in the Masters

Column: A reluctant star heads home with the green jacket

Hideki Matsuyama values his privacy, but his win at the Masters means his cover is blown

Zalatoris' Masters debut ends with him a shot back

Maybe the first hint that Will Zalatoris had what it took came when he was 6, and Ken Venturi went over to him on a driving range to show him a grip that he hasn’t changed since

X-Man's Agony: Another close call in major for Schauffele

Xander Schauffele stepped up to the 16th tee with all the momentum at the Masters

Matsuyama becomes first Japanese in Masters green jacket

Hideki Matsuyama is the first Japanese player in a green jacket

Rahm closes with a 66, ends memorable Masters week

Jon Rahm had a great week before even getting to the Masters

The Latest: Matsuyama hopes to be pioneer for Japanese golf

Hideki Matsuyama hopes to be a pioneer for Japanese golf

Column: From 2006 in the world to the final round of Masters

Will Zalatoris was ranked 2,006th in the world just two years and Saturday he was in contention at the Masters

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A masterpiece from Hideki Matsuyama to take Masters lead

Hideki Matsuyama delivered a masterpiece at the Masters

Xander Schauffele, again, right in major mix at Masters

Xander Schauffele is in what has become familiar territory

Protest near Masters pushes back against Georgia voting law

About two dozen protesters turned out near Augusta National to object to Georgia’s new voting law during the third round of the Masters

The Latest: Matsuyama up by 4 going into Masters final round

The third round of the Masters is over, and Hideki Matsuyama has a four-shot lead over Xander Schauffele, Marc Leishman, Justin Rose and Will Zalatoris

Masters Day 2: As Rose wilts, a pursuing pack closes in

Justin Rose was down, then up, and finally level at the end of Day 2

Rose clings to 1-shot Masters lead as Spieth, Thomas lurk

Justin Rose didn't get the memo that Augusta National was playing a little easier Friday at the Masters

Column: Finau has quite a resume except for glaring omission

Tony Finau has put together quite a resume — with one glaring omission

Dustin Johnson's Masters reign ends with missed cut

Dustin Johnson is scheduled to be in Butler Cabin on Sunday evening, draping the green jacket over the shoulders of the Masters champion

The Latest: Day 2 in the books, Rose still leads by a shot

Justin Rose still has the lead at the midway point of the Masters, but his perch looks a lot more precarious

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Masters Day 1: The Englishman did not disappoint

Justin Rose shot 65 on a day when only a dozen players managed to break par at the Masters

Rose torches tough Augusta for 65 and 4-shot Masters lead

Justin Rose picked one of the toughest days at Augusta National for his lowest score in the Masters

Fore, dad! McIlroy sends errant Masters shot off his father

Rory McIlroy hit his approach on the seventh hole Thursday at the Masters right where he was aiming