The 84th Masters Golf tournament will make its return to the fabulous Augusta National Golf course in America. And Tiger Woods will be eager to make amends to the loss he suffered in the Memorial tournament. All the four major golf tournaments will be held on the same golf course and this being the first major tournament of the year. This tournament was earlier supposed to be held in the month of April but due to the coronavirus it will be held in the month of November.
The Masters golf tournament was first played in the year 1934 and this year it will be starting from the 12th of November. The tournament is an invitational one and a lot of players take part in the prestigious tournament. The major tournament is played at the same venue every year and it is also the smallest terrains of all the major golf events. There are just about 100 or even less players that will play at the Masters. Tradition has been maintained as the champion will wear a green jacket and also a champions dinner is arranged. This tradition has been done since 1949.
There is no qualifying criteria as the tournament is an invitational event. The winner of the tournament will get to play in the other major golf tournament that is the US open, Open championship, and the PGA tour. The top 50 golf players of the world can participate in all the major tournaments for the next 5 years.
The golfers who win the players championship will qualify for the next 3 years and the present winner in the Olympics will participate for 1 year. The current US Amateur champion along with the runner up, the reigning British Amateur winner, winner of the Asia- pacific Amateur championship, the reigning U.S. Mid- Amateur winner.
The 1st 12 players of the 2019 U.S. Masters tournament will get qualification together with the earlier 4 players which includes ties in last year’s championships.
The 50 top players in the official golf ranking of last year are announced in the 2020 Masters tournament. These players are automatically qualified to play the tournament. This means that a large number of the current top players will qualify to play in the invitational golf tournament.
The live coverage of Masters 2020 will be available on official Golf channel.
When is the 2020 Masters Golf tournament going to be held?
The 2020 Masters Golf Tournament will be held in the month of November starting from the 12th
Where is the 2020 Masters Golf tournament going to be held?
The 2020 Masters Golf Tournament will be held at the Augusta National Golf Club Georgia, USA.
2020 Tournament Schedule
All times are EDT. Start and finish times for live coverage on Masters.com are approximations only.
|Monday Event Timing|
|GATES OPEN||8:00 AM EDT|
|GATES CLOSE||30 mins after play|
|Live Streaming and Broadcast|
|LIVE COVERAGE||Check later for times and channels|
|2021||Mon, April 5 – Sun, April 11|
|2022||Mon, April 4 – Sun, April 10|
|2023||Mon, April 3 – Sun, April 9|
|2024||Mon, April 8 – Sun, April 14|