Originally written on SportsBlooded  |  Last updated 11/15/14

In the first Masters playoff since 2009, Bubba Watson was able to hold off Louis Oosthuizen to win the first major of his career. Watson shot a 4-under, 68 on Sunday which included birdieng four of the last six holes to force a sudden death playoff with Oosthuizen. Oosthuizen started out his round with an amazing double-eagle on the second hole when he sunk a 260 yd shot, which rolled roughly 70 yds on the green. Oosthuizen made two birdies on the back nine to shoot a 3-under 69.

Both players were able to par the first playoff hole but both got into trouble when they hit their tee shots on the second hole. Watson was able to prove that he was better playing out of trouble by hitting his second shot through the trees and within 6 feet of the hole. After Oosthuizen missed his par put, Watson was able to two put for the victory. Check out the highlights...

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