Hole-in-one record smashed as Jimmy Walker wins Masters Par 3 contest

Jimmy Walker sets a new low score for the Masters Par 3 contest as a record nine holes-in-one pour in at Augusta.

Jimmy Walker broke the scoring record for the Masters Par 3 contest as holes-in-one poured in at Augusta on Wednesday.

Jimmy Walker in action at The Masters' Par 3 contest on April 6, 2016© Getty Images

Walker played the short course in just 19 shots thanks to six birdies and one of the record nine holes-in-one.

He finished three shots clear of fellow Americans Keegan Bradley and Craig Stadler.

Eighty-year-old Gary Player became the oldest player to score an ace in the traditional event, which takes place the day before the first round of the year's opening Major.

Watch all nine holes-in-one below:

A scoreboard at Whistling Straits ahead of the US PGA Championship on August 10, 2015
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