Originally posted on Dogs Chase Cars  |  Last updated 4/8/12


What is it about the Masters that brings out the best in players? Seriously, guys just show up and hit career shots like they were a flip wedge at a regular tour event. Louis Oosthuizen hit one of those career shots on Sunday at the Masters.
Standing over his second at the par-5 second hole, the South African eyed a green light situation from 260 yards out. Knowing the back right pin was for suckers, Oosthuizen did the next best thing to cozy his shot up to the hole, throwing in a picture-perfect shot that hit a ridge that funneled right to the hole.
It looked like a great shot as tracked towards the hole ... before it dropped in the cup for a double-eagle. We've seen some incredible shots at the Masters, but this one has to rank right up there as one of the best.
The craziest part of all? Oosthuizen threw his ball into the crowd. One of the most historic shots in tournament history now belongs to a golf fan. It would have been a bigger deal had he won the tournament, but even with his second-place finish, the shot will still go down as one of the greatest we've ever seen. Well done, Louis.
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