Angel Cabrera 2009 Masters Champion

Angel Cabrera from Argentina is the winner of 2009 Masters Golf tournament in Augusta, Georgia. Cabrera  beat Kenny Perry and Chad Campbell in a play-off on the second hole. On the first playoff hole, the 18th, Cabrera missed right of the fairway landing it directly behind a tree. On an amazing second shot, the ball hit a tree about 30 yards ahead and settled in the center of the fairway. He made par along with Perry, while Campbell was eliminated. On the second playoff hole, the 10th, Cabrera made par to defeat Perry.

Tidbits:

Ángel Miguel Cabrera – pronounced /ˈɑnhɛl kəˈbrɛrə/

Born September 12, 1969 in Argentina.

First Argentine to win The US Open and The Masters

Turned Pro in 1979

Joined European tour in 1996

Joined PGA tour in 2007

Professional wins 39

Won the US Open in 2007

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