AUGUSTA, GA – APRIL 09: Sergio Garcia of Spain celebrates after defeating Justin Rose (not pictured) of England on the first playoff hole during the final round of the 2017 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 9, 2017 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Sergio Garcia finally won his first major tournament Sunday, as he held off Justin Rose to win the 2017 Masters championship.  Of course, given his history of disappointing final rounds in majors, many many people throughout the day believed that Sergio would collapse and lose; especially when Garcia had a three stroke lead after 9 holes.  Well, to be fair, he did collapse, for a few holes, and eventually lost his lead to Rose. But this time, unlike any other, he came back and won the tournament, beating Rose on a playoff hole.  Here is a long list of tweets from throughout the day from people who were quite certain Sergio would bottle another one…

About Fred Segal

Fred Segal, 35, grew up in the Miami, Florida area and currently lives in Coral Springs, Florida, with his wife and two children. He is currently an attorney practicing in West Palm Beach, Florida, at the law firm Broad and Cassel. Fred is a graduate of the University of Florida and is a rabid, borderline unhealthy, supporter of the Florida Gators.