Oosthuizen banks in final round's third ace

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For the first time ever, the Masters has seen three aces in one day -- all on the same hole. Louis Oosthuizen banked his ace, the third of the day, of the golf ball of playing partner J.B. Holmes.
By T.J. Auclair
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Published: Sunday, April 10, 2016 | 5:29 p.m.

Obviously every hole-in-one is an exceptional shot. But, this one by Louis Oosthuizen, might just be the coolest one we've ever seen.

Oosthuizen became the third player today to score an ace on the par-3 16th at Augusta National in the final round of the Masters. Ireland's Shane Lowry and U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Davis Love III each made one before him.

Oosthuizen's, however, had to be the best -- he played a bank shot off playing partner J.B. Holmes' golf ball:


Was that amazing, or what?

Until today, there had never been three holes in one in one round at the Masters. 

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.