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Jim Murray: Ballesteros Is on Own Course to Greatness

Repeat after me: Severiano Ballesteros is the greatest golf player in the world.He must be. Everyone says so. Everyone keeps telling you he is. Jack Nicklaus once said he was. Mac O'Grady will tell you he is. Sam Snead, no less, once placed him in the 10 best players he had ever seen in 55 years in golf. The respected golf historian Herbert Warren Wind acknowledged him as having "a chance to become one of the authentically great golfers of all time."So, what are we dealing with here? A Spanish Hogan? Bobby Jones in a suit of lights? The matador with the 1-iron?Can this nino from the beaches of the Bay of Biscay know something about hitting a golf ball the graduates of Brigham Young,...

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