Posts tagged with: "The Masters"

NEWS: Augusta National Women’s Amateur To Air On NBC View More
Augusta National will serve as host of a women's amateur event the weekend before the Masters. (Photo: Mike Segar, Reuters)

NEWS: Augusta National Women’s Amateur To Air On NBC

The Augusta National Women’s Amateur championship, which will debut next spring, will be televised by NBC Sports and applications for a limited number of tickets are now being accepted, the club announced Wednesday. The final round of the ANWA will be shown in a three-hour telecast on NBC on Saturday,…

NEWS: Woods, Mickelson Sharp In Practice-Round Pairing View More
Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson (Photo: Mike Segar, Reuters)

NEWS: Woods, Mickelson Sharp In Practice-Round Pairing

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA | Walking past Tiger Woods on the practice tee early Tuesday afternoon, Rory McIlroy couldn’t resist saying what so many had been thinking. “I never thought I would see the day, Tiger and Phil playing a practice round at Augusta,” McIlroy said. But there they were, Woods and…

Garcia Pays Tribute With Champions Dinner Menu View More
Sergio Garcia (Photo: Brian Snyder, Reuters)

Garcia Pays Tribute With Champions Dinner Menu

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – If a Masters badge is the most coveted possession here this week, a seat at the Champions Dinner Tuesday night is the most cherished reservation. Imagine settling in as a Masters champion for a dinner built on stories and memories. There is no actual seating chart but…

WATCH: Nantz Riffs On Self Playing Backyard Hole View More
CBS broadcaster Jim Nantz hitting shots in his backyard at his Pebble Beach house. (via Twitter)

WATCH: Nantz Riffs On Self Playing Backyard Hole

CBS broadcaster Jim Nantz, whose voice has become synonymous with the Masters, had a little fun with the crew of The Dan Patrick Show at his Pebble Beach home this week. Check out this video one of the show’s bloggers tweeted, showing Nantz calling his own shot while playing his…

NEWS: Former Augusta National Chairman Johnson Dies At 86 View More
William "Hootie" Johnson oversaw much change during his time at Augusta National. (Photo Credit: Richard Heathcote, Action Images)

NEWS: Former Augusta National Chairman Johnson Dies At 86

  William “Hootie” Johnson, chairman emeritus of Augusta National Golf Club and The Masters Tournament, died Friday morning at the age of 86, the club announced Friday. Johnson served as club chairman for eight years and his tenure included several key events. Johnson oversaw major renovations to the golf course,…

NEWS: Masters Ticket Lottery Opens View More
Fans react to Justin Rose narrowly missing a putt on the 18th green at The Masters. (Photo Credit: Reuters, Lucy Nicholson)

NEWS: Masters Ticket Lottery Opens

Attending The Masters typically requires a lot of luck or a lot of money, but you at least have to give yourself a chance. That chance is now available for next year’s tournament. The Masters ticket lottery process began this past Monday and is open until June 1. All applicants…