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Tiger feels his age as Chinese teen reaches Masters

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Tiger Woods fears almost nothing in golf, but having 14-year-old Chinese prodigy Guan Tianlang set to become the youngest starter in Masters history has sent a shiver down his spine. 

This handout photo taken and received on April 19, 2012 shows Guan Tianlang of China during the first round of the Volvo China Open in Tianjin. Tiger Woods fears almost nothing in golf, but having 14-year-old Chinese prodigy Guan set to become the youngest starter in Masters history has sent a shiver down his spine.

Guan had not been born when Woods won his first major title at the 1997 Masters, but the Asian schoolboy has been inspired by Woods and has spent the past month in Augusta preparing for his historic debut on Thursday.

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