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The very qualities that make Jordan Spieth great will be the toughest

The very qualities that make Jordan Spieth great will be the toughest

Just what makes players special is usually a mystery, even to them. Tiger Woods seems to have been an exception, having consciously borrowed a la carte from a personal menu of favorites. "It was never one person,” he said in 2002. “I've tried to pick like 50 players and take the best out of them and make one super player." Jordan Spieth is also one super player, although there is no evidence that he's consciously borrowed from anyone. That he understands and trusts his own gifts is reflected in the way this year’s Vardon Trophy winner scores. Whereas Woods, for example, borrowed from golf’s tried-and-true formula for being a dominant player -- kill the par 5s, effectively shrinking par 72s to par 68s -- Spieth doesn’t have the power to rely on those kinds of easy birdies. Although he was first on the PGA Tour in percentage of birdie or better on par 4s, and second in that ...

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