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Wednesday, March 23, 2011
1975 Masters: Jack Nicklaus sets win record


Masters Top 25 Moment -- No. 12

In 1975, Jack Nicklaus was nearing a record fifth green jacket. A 40-foot putt at the par-3 16th proved the crucial stroke that helped him edge Tom Weiskopf and Johnny Miller by one shot.

The major championship victory was the 13th of Nicklaus' illustrious career.

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