Masters Tournament 2016
PGA Tour, European Tour
Status: Not started
Tournament participants are not yet known.
News and Views
Jordan Spieth played a round at Augusta National for the first time since falling apart at the 2016 Masters last April, and turned No. 12 from a weakness to a strength.
Spieth was at Augusta to play a round with AT&T Chairman Randall Stephenson and Redpoint Ventures co-founder Randall Stephenson, both club members.
“First time back,” Spieth said of his December…
Danny Willett’s win at Augusta National last week might have been the first by a UK native in twenty years, but it continues a recent trend that has been seen just one other time in the eight-decade history of The Masters: Equality between the Americans and their foreign invaders.
In the 10 years since 2007, US golfers have won the…
The due date of his son Zachariah – April 10, 2016 – meant one thing all those months ago to the UK’s Danny Willett: He would have to skip the 2016 Masters.
But when his wife gave birth early – 11 days to be exact – Willett decided to go ahead and travel across the Atlantic to participate in the…
Germany’s Bernhard Langer entered Sunday at Augusta National in a staggering position, a shot off the lead of the most celebrated of the four Majors despite the fact that when you call up his name on the PGA website, the default setting puts you on his PGA Champions Tour page, not the main tour.
Langer is 58, more than double…
Jordan Spieth had a chance to all but close out much of the competition in the third round at Augusta National on Saturday in the third round.
Instead, his erratic ending opened the door to a menagerie of competitors including a Masters rookie, the No. 1 player in the world, and a guy who, if he won, would make 46-year-old…
The crew at CBS and Augusta National couldn’t have drawn up a better Saturday if they had tried.
World No. 2 Jordan Spieth, defending Masters champion, and No. 3 Rory McIlroy, who has won four Majors in his short career but is lacking the Augusta title to compete the Grand Slam, are 1-2 on the leaderboard and will play together…
A look at some of the better numbers and notes from Day 1 of the 2016 Masters
13 – Total times winning the Masters by the three honorary starters – Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, and Gary Player. In the 1960s, they won seven straight as a trio.
50 – Consecutive Masters that Palmer played in during his career.
7 – Years since…
In the first round of his defense of the 2015 Masters title, world No. 2 Jordan Spieth was masterful at Augusta National on Thursday, delivering the only bogey-free round of the day with a 6-under 66 to lead by two strokes.
He was impressive down the stretch, always a tough go at Augusta, with a 15-foot par putt on No….
Other than St. Andrews, there is no more well-known golf course in the world than Augusta National, site of The Masters, which kicks off Thursday. With named holes and famous shots over the 84-year history of the tournament, it is as tied to professional golf as anything around.
Here is a hole-by-hole look at Augusta National heading into Thursday’s opening…
As of Monday, March 14, The Masters, the first Major of the 2016 golf season, is 25 days away. To celebrate the coming of arguably the most gorgeously visual event in all of sports, here’s a countdown to Augusta featuring a champion a day.
Twenty-five years ago, Ian Woosnam became the only Welsh man to win the green jacket, winning…