Masters champion Garcia hungry for more major trophies

By Using Larry FantasticAnnually the winner of the Masters enters the U.S. Open as the one golfer with a possibility to complete a calendar-12 months grand slam and Sergio Garcia took his turn dealing with the prospect at Erin Hill on Tuesday.

The calendar-year slam of golf’s major championships has not been achieved for 87 years, considering the fact that Bobby Jones swept the highest events of his day By Using successful the 1930 U.S. Open, British Open, U.S. Amateur and British Beginner.

Tiger Woods complete the following perfect factor, Via protecting all 4 of the foremost titles immediately after claiming the U.S. Open, British Open and PGA Championship in 2000 and capping off the monopoly With The Aid Of adding the 2001 Masters to complete a ‘Tiger Slam.’

The yr’s 2nd main begins on Thursday.

“I Assume the fellow that wins the Masters Once A Year has the potential of doing that. It’s something good to have the potential of doing, However we all know how tough It’s,” the Spaniard told newshounds.

“I Simply need to go one little match at a time and provides my very best this week and with a bit of luck By Means Of Sunday evening we can maintain having that discuss.”

Garcia, 37, won his maiden main in Augusta in April in a playoff against England’s Justin Rose and believes he will have to have many more chances so as to add to his record of majors.

“That Is The purpose and that is the reason the place we wish to go,” he stated. “I nonetheless feel in good form and my recreation feels good. I’m nonetheless working onerous on it.

“I indubitably hope that I Will keep enjoying neatly and win many, many extra, now that we’ve got our first one. But time will inform us.”

Garcia said he has not misplaced the urge for food for more regardless of gratifying a quest that had appeared a positive factor again when, at the age of 19, he pressed a 23-year-previous Woods down the ultimate-spherical stretch at Medinah to finish runner-up at the 1999 PGA Championship.

“Obviously we’ve got performed one thing that we’ve got been attempting for so long,” the Spaniard said. “And it’s simple to roughly take a deep breath and calm down.

“(However) I’m still engaged on my sport as much as I Will Be Able To and as hard as that you can imagine.

“I wish to preserve constant, keep playing well, maintain giving myself possibilities at successful majors and being in Ryder Cups.”

(Reporting Via Larry Fantastic; Modifying Through Andrew Both)

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