With a large pond blocking the path to the pin at hole 16 at Augusta National Golf Club – a 170-yard, par-3 – trick shots have become a popular tradition for golfers during practice rounds to entertain fans. Instead of hitting over the water, players attempt to skip their balls across, regularly resulting in misfires and submerged balls.
Today, one fun trick shot attempt turned into a mind blowing hole-in-one for Jon Rahm, skipping a ball across the water and guiding it into the cup.
Check out the ridiculous shot below:
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The 2020 Masters Tournament will be held from Thursday, Nov. 12 through Sunday, Nov. 15, the 84th edition of the historic event. Originally scheduled as the first of golf’s four major championships to be held in 2020 from April 9-12, the event was postponed April 6 due to COVID-19. On August 12, tournament officials announced that the event would be held without spectators in attendance.