Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 15th tee during his practice round ahead of the 2015 Masters at Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta, Georgia April 8, 2015.  REUTERS/Brian Snyder
RM2CYRNJTHideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 15th tee during his practice round ahead of the 2015 Masters at Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta, Georgia April 8, 2015. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 16th tee during the final round of the Tokyo Olympic men's golf tournament on Aug. 1, 2021, at Kasumigaseki Country Club in Kawagoe, Saitama Prefecture, near Tokyo. (Kyodo)==Kyodo
RM2GARRYBHideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 16th tee during the final round of the Tokyo Olympic men's golf tournament on Aug. 1, 2021, at Kasumigaseki Country Club in Kawagoe, Saitama Prefecture, near Tokyo. (Kyodo)==Kyodo
Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 18th tee during the second round of the British Open golf championship on the Old Course in St. Andrews, Scotland, July 18, 2015. REUTERS/Paul Childs
RM2D04N51Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 18th tee during the second round of the British Open golf championship on the Old Course in St. Andrews, Scotland, July 18, 2015. REUTERS/Paul Childs
Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 14th tee during the third round of the Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Feb. 6, 2021. (Kyodo)==Kyodo Photo via Credit: Newscom/Alamy Live News
RM2EA12CEHideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 14th tee during the third round of the Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Feb. 6, 2021. (Kyodo)==Kyodo Photo via Credit: Newscom/Alamy Live News
Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the second tee during final round play of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2015.   REUTERS/Jim Young
RM2CYN1C7Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the second tee during final round play of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Young
Hideki Matsuyama, of Japan, hits his tee shot off the 16th tee box during the first round of the 2017 PGA Championship at the Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, North Carolina on August 10, 2017. Photo by Nell Redmond/UPI
RMTXKJB7Hideki Matsuyama, of Japan, hits his tee shot off the 16th tee box during the first round of the 2017 PGA Championship at the Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, North Carolina on August 10, 2017. Photo by Nell Redmond/UPI
Merion, Pa, USA. 16th June, 2013. June 16 2013: Hideki Matsuyama, of Japan, hits from the 1st tee off for the final round at the 113th USA Open National Championship at the Merion Golf Club in Ardmore, Pa. Credit: csm/Alamy Live News
RMD9ADBXMerion, Pa, USA. 16th June, 2013. June 16 2013: Hideki Matsuyama, of Japan, hits from the 1st tee off for the final round at the 113th USA Open National Championship at the Merion Golf Club in Ardmore, Pa. Credit: csm/Alamy Live News
Augusta, United States. 11th Apr, 2021. Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 2nd tee during the final round of the 2021 Masters Tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia on Sunday, April 11, 2021. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI Credit: UPI/Alamy Live News
RM2F84NC9Augusta, United States. 11th Apr, 2021. Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 2nd tee during the final round of the 2021 Masters Tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia on Sunday, April 11, 2021. Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI Credit: UPI/Alamy Live News
Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 10th tee during the third round of the Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Feb. 6, 2021. (Kyodo)==Kyodo Photo via Credit: Newscom/Alamy Live News
RM2EA12CNHideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 10th tee during the third round of the Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Feb. 6, 2021. (Kyodo)==Kyodo Photo via Credit: Newscom/Alamy Live News
Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 12th tee during final round play of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2015.   REUTERS/Jim Young
RM2CWM955Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 12th tee during final round play of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta, Georgia April 12, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Young
Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the fourth tee during the first round of the Sentry Tournament of Champions at the Plantation Course in Kapalua, Hawaii, on Jan. 7, 2021. (Kyodo)==Kyodo Photo via Credit: Newscom/Alamy Live News
RM2E1MHD5Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the fourth tee during the first round of the Sentry Tournament of Champions at the Plantation Course in Kapalua, Hawaii, on Jan. 7, 2021. (Kyodo)==Kyodo Photo via Credit: Newscom/Alamy Live News
Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the fourth tee during third round play of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta, Georgia April 11, 2015.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder
RM2CYWAT6Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the fourth tee during third round play of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta, Georgia April 11, 2015. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 3rd tee during Tuesday practice rounds for the 2017 Masters at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia, U.S., April 4, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Segar
RM2E6N279Hideki Matsuyama of Japan hits off the 3rd tee during Tuesday practice rounds for the 2017 Masters at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia, U.S., April 4, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Segar