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1970 Masters champion Billy Casper dies at 83

...inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 1978.But he was overshadowed by the "Big Three" ? Palmer, Nicklaus and Gary Player, whose rivalry sparked a revival in golf in that era. Part of that was the marketing of Mark McCormack at IMG. Casper...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-02-07/1970-masters-champion-billy-
Remembering a winner

...placed the apex of his professional career alongside the sport's "Big Three" ? Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player. And while the rivalry among those players stoked a renewed interest in the game of golf, Casper just kept chalking up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-09/remembering-winner
1970 Masters champion Billy Casper dies at 83

...inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 1978. But he was overshadowed by the "Big Three" - Palmer, Nicklaus and Gary Player, whose rivalry sparked a revival in golf in that era. Part of that was the marketing of Mark McCormack at IMG. Casper...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/1970-masters-champion-billy-ca
Billy Casper's thoughts on Masters

...liked the way the golf course set up for me.On competing against the Big Three of Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player: Well, you know, it's very interesting. I won 37 tournaments during their big day. (laughs) They didn't bother...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/blog/billy-caspers-thoughts-masters
Carl Jackson, caddie for Ben Crenshaw, to be honoree at Mayor's Masters Reception

...every year until last year. Arnold Palmer was the first honoree, followed by Jack Nicklaus. Others have included Gary Player and Tom Watson.The public part of the Mayor's Masters Reception will begin at 6 p.m. at Augusta Commons. Jackson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/masters/2015-01-29/carl-jackson-caddie-ben-crenshaw
Carl Jackson to be Mayor's Masters Reception honoree

...every year until last year. Arnold Palmer was the first honoree, followed by Jack Nicklaus. Others have included Gary Player and Tom Watson.The public part of the Mayor's Masters Reception will begin at 6 p.m. at Augusta Commons. Jackson...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/carl-jackson-be-mayors-masters
Jordan Spieth leads by seven in Hero World Challenge

...struggled.They are both tied for 24th in the 30-man field at 4-over, with Westwood slipping to 78 on Saturday at Gary Player Country Club, where he holds the course record with a 62 in 2011. Westwood's chip in from the bunker on No. 14...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-12-06/jordan-spieth-leads-seven-he
Players begin European Tour season looking to unseat No. 1 Rory McIlroy

...those looking to get a jump on 2014 money list winner and No. 1 McIlroy.Martin Kaymer and Lee Westwood return to the Gary Player Country Club in the wilderness of northern South Africa as previous winners. Luke Donald is still searching for a win...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-12-03/players-begin-european-tour-
Kapalua layout presents challenge for Tournament of Champions

...in 19 months. the tournament host at the South African Open and is seeking the victory that will put him behind just Gary Player, Bobby Locke and Sid Brews as the most successful player at the second oldest tournament in professional golf.He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-08/kapalua-layout-presents-chal
Tiger Woods struggles in return

...his first three holes. The European Tour's 2014 Rookie of the Year found it a little tougher later in his round at Gary Player Country Club, and had a costly double bogey on No. 15 to end with 70.Brendon Todd was 1-over and Kevin Na 5-over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-12-04/tiger-woods-struggles-return