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Nicklaus oldest, Woods youngest to win Masters

Updated: April 11, 2001, 4:01 PM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

April 13, 1986

Jack Nicklaus read the story about his chances for this year's Masters. He couldn't miss it. A friend had clipped the article from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and pasted it on the refrigerator of the Augusta home where the Nicklaus family stayed this week. "Nicklaus is done," the story said. "He's gone."

"I kept thinking all week, 'Through, washed up, huh?'" Nicklaus said. "I sizzled for a while."

But not like how he sizzles on the back nine ...

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