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November 12-15, 2020 (See also, pp.130-131 for the April 2021 tournament; both events occur in the same PGA TOUR season)

Masters Tournament

Location & Course Information

AugustA, gA. AugustA NAtioNAl golf Club Designed by Alister MacKenzie and bobby Jones on the site of a former tree nursery, Augusta National opened in 1932. the course features elevation changes, large undulating greens and relatively few but strategically placed bunkers. the layout has undergone changes throughout its history to continue to provide a strong test for Masters competitors.

Yardage:

7,475; par 72

Notable Course Features

the stretch of holes from 11 to 13, known as Amen Corner, has provided more than its share of drama over the years. the 505-yard par-4 11th, with a green guarded by water on the left, is one of the toughest holes on the course. the 155-yard 12th is one of the world’s famous par 3s with its shallow, diagonal green fronted by Rae’s Creek. the 510-yard 13th is a dogleg left that provides birdie or eagle opportunities, but it requires two precise shots.

2020 Champion Dustin Johnson, u.s.

Quick Facts

Field: Approx 90 players Format: 72 holes stroke play Purse: $11.5 million Winner’s Share: $2,070,000 FedExCup Points: 600 to the winner

Media Coverage EsPN/Cbs

Social Media @theMasters @theMasters @theMasters

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