The Masters

Augusta National reduces invitee list for annual Par-3 Contest

There will be fewer contestants in this year’s Masters Par-3 Contest, as Augusta National Golf Club is reducing the number of players invited to compete in the Wednesday tradition on the club’s short course. In previous year, all Masters contestants for the current year were eligible to play, as were past major winners and past U.S. Amateur champions. Moving forward, ...

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Past major winners welcome to Masters, but not to play

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Already the smallest field among majors, the Masters is shrinking the field for the Par 3 Contest. Augusta National has sent letters to its honorary invitees to inform them that the Par 3 Contest, held on the Wednesday before the opening round, will be limited to players in the field and past Masters champions. “It’s sad,” ...

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Adam Hadwin punches Masters ticket with Valspar Championship win

Golfer Adam Hadwin will have to change his honeymoon plans. Instead, he will make the trip of a lifetime. Hadwin’s two-putt par on the final hole at Sunday’s Valspar Championship forced the Canadian and his fiancée, Jessica Dawn, to bag plans to visit French Polynesia in three weeks and book a trip to Augusta National Golf Club for the Masters. ...

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Hadwin secures Masters start with Valspar win

Video Image Stewart misses cut, gets keys0:37 Golf: Higlights from the Euro Tour. March 12th 2017 14 hours ago /video/video.news.com.au/Sport/Golf/ Adam Hadwin of Canada celebrates with fiancee Jessica Dawn on the 18th green after winning the Valspar Championship. APFOX SPORTS Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Email a friend ADAM Hadwin only wanted ...

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Injured Tiger Woods doubtful for Masters with 'no timetable' over return

Tiger Woods is a major doubt for the Masters after admitting there is “no timetable” regarding his return to golf. The American has withdrawn from a third consecutive tournament, next week’s Arnold Palmer Invitational, due to continued rest and rehabilitation on a back issue which flared up upon the resumption of his career in February. The 14-time major champion pulled ...

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Tiger Woods to miss next week's Palmer Invitational golf tournament

CHRISTIAN PETERSEN/GETTY IMAGES Tiger Woods has been forced to miss the Palmer Invitational due to his back problems. Tiger Woods will miss next week’s Arnold Palmer Invitational golf event in Florida as he continues back rehabilitation, he announced on Thursday (Friday NZ time). The news comes one month before the first major championship of 2017, the Masters at Augusta National. ...

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Tiger Woods to miss next week's Palmer Invitational golf tournament

CHRISTIAN PETERSEN/GETTY IMAGES Tiger Woods has been forced to miss the Palmer Invitational due to his back problems. Tiger Woods will miss next week’s Arnold Palmer Invitational golf event in Florida as he continues back rehabilitation, he announced on Thursday (Friday NZ time). The news comes one month before the first major championship of 2017, the Masters at Augusta National. ...

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