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Bubba Watson leading Masters

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AUGUSTA, Ga. -

Former University of Georgia golfer Bubba Watson played a masterful round at Augusta Friday afternoon and is now leading the Masters.

Watson started the day in second place behind Bill Hass at 3 under par. Watson had a strong performance and ended Friday with a three stroke lead at seven under par.

Watson hit five straight birdies to improve upon his 1st round score of 69 and ended the day with a 68 stroke performance.

Watson won the Masters Tournament in 2012, but is trying to bounce back after a disappointing finish last year.

 

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