5 key questions for the new year

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January 3, 2020 - 10:09 AM

Brooks Koepka lines up a birdie putt on the 18th hole at the Honda Classic. ALLEN EYESTONE/THE PALM BEACH POST

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Tiger Woods has inspired new hope. Brooks Koepka is the No. 1 player in the world.

A new year brings a sense of familiarity, except for the details.

Woods went into 2019 having won again after five long years, but he still had yet to win a major. He took care of that at the Masters, and now it’s a question of whether he can catch the 18 majors won by Jack Nicklaus, the gold standard in golf.

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