The first major competition of the 2023 golf season is ready to drop this Thursday in Augusta. Read the article to learn all about the upcoming Masters Tournament 2023.
The Masters 2023 is the upcoming 87th edition of the popular major championship in professional golf. It is an annual event that is held within the first week of April. The organizers have announced a $15 million purse with a $2.7 million winner’s share for the competition.
The latest iteration of the fan-favorite major golf event is scheduled to get underway at Augusta National Golf club on April 6. The event will be a standard four-round stroke play competition over 72 par.
Only the best professionals of the PGA Tour, DP World Tour, and the Japan Golf Tour qualify for the event through their skills and effort all around the season. A total of 88 professional golfers earned invitations to the upcoming event.
Most of the current top 50 OWGR-ranking golfers will be present at the event. Furthermore, 18 LIV Golf participants will be seen competing in the field this year. From Rory McIlroy to Tiger Woods, the event will be filled with fan favorites and top-class professionals this year.
Keep reading for more information related to the schedule, live stream, broadcast times, tee times, and other related details of The Masters 2023.
When will be The Masters held?
- Date: Thursday, April 6, 2023
- Time: 08:00 a.m. ET
The upcoming Masters Tournament is scheduled to get underway on Thursday, April 6, 2023. It will be a four-round competition, played over the span of four days. The first round will start at 08:00 a.m. ET on April 6th.
The Masters 2023 Schedule:
|1st||Thursday, April 6, 2023||08:00 a.m.|
|2nd||Friday, April 7, 2023||08:30 a.m.|
|3rd||Saturday, April 8, 2023||10:00 a.m.|
|Final||Sunday, April 9, 2023||10:00 a.m.|
How to watch the golf event on TV?
As one of the four major golf events, The Masters 2023 will have proper broadcast coverage in international regions. Below are the official tv broadcast partnerships of the upcoming event –
- Fox Sports – Australia
- TSN – Canada
- ESPN, CBS – United States
- Sky Sports Golf HD – United Kingdom
The channels listed above will provide live broadcasts of the upcoming Masters Tournament in their specified regions. In the United States, the airtime will be split between ESPN and CBS for the first two and second two rounds respectively. The Telecast schedule is also included below –
|Round||Start & End Time (ET)||Channels|
|1st||03:00 p.m. – 07:30 p.m.||Fox Sports, TSN, ESPN, Sky Sports Golf HD|
|2nd||03:00 p.m. – 07:30 p.m.|
|3rd||03:00 p.m. – 07:00 p.m.||Fox Sports, TSN, CBS, Sky Sports Golf HD|
|Final||02:00 p.m. – 07:00 p.m.|
How to Live Stream The Masters 2023?
- CBS Sports
- Fox Sports
- Sky TV
Golf fans in the US will be able to watch the upcoming Masters Tournament online via the CBS Sports website, their mobile app, and the Discovery+ streaming platform. While in Canada, TSN will provide a live stream of the golf competition via their official site, TSN.ca. For fans in Australia, Fox Sports will provide online stream on their streaming site.
Meanwhile, Sky TV subscription or Sky’s cable subscription will be required to watch the Masters 2023 online in the UK. International fans can grab a VPN subscription from reliable services like ExpressVPN or NordVPN to bypass Discovery+ geo-restriction.
Where will the event be held?
- Venue: Augusta National Golf Club
- Location: Augusta, Georgia, USA
The upcoming The Masters 2023 will take place at the top-class Augusta-based private golf court at Augusta National Golf Club. It is an international-level standard 18-hole golf course stretching 7,545 yards. The elite private club is located in Georgia, USA.
The Masters 2023 Round 1 Tee Times:
Organizers of the upcoming Masters have just published the round 1 draw for their upcoming event. Participants will tee off at the first hole in groups of three. Below is the first-round tee-time list for the upcoming masters golf competition –
|Mike Weir, Kevin Na||8:00 a.m.|
|Vijay Singh, Scott Stallings, Matthew McClean (A)||8:12 a.m.|
|Sandy Lyle, Jason Kokrak, Talor Gooch||8:24 a.m.|
|Fred Couples, Russell Henley, Alex Noren||8:36 a.m.|
|Adrian Meronk, Kevin Kisner, Louis Oosthuizen||8:48 a.m.|
|Larry Mize, Min Woo Lee, Harrison Crowe (A)||9:00 a.m.|
|Sergio Garcia, Kazuki Higa, Keith Mitchell||9:12 a.m.|
|Patrick Reed, Adam Svensson, Sahith Theegala||9:24 a.m.|
|Shane Lowry, Mackenzie Hughes, Thomas Pieters||9:36 a.m.|
|Bubba Watson, Seamus Power, Mateo Fernandez de Oliveira (A)||9:48 a.m.|
|Abraham Ancer, Chris Kirk, Keegan Bradley||10:06 a.m.|
|Tiger Woods, Viktor Hovland, Xander Schauffele||10:18 a.m.|
|Adam Scott, Patrick Cantlay, Kurt Kitayama||10:30 a.m.|
|Justin Thomas, Jon Rahm, Cameron Young||10:42 a.m.|
|Hideki Matsuyama, Cameron Smith, Sungjae Im||10:54 a.m.|
|Jose Maria Olazabal, Cameron Champ||11:06 a.m.|
|Charl Schwartzel, Taylor Moore, Aldrich Potgieter (A)||11:18 a.m.|
|J. T. Poston, Francesco Molinari, Bryson DeChambeau||11:30 a.m.|
|Bernhard Langer, Mito Pereira, Ben Carr (A)||11:42 a.m.|
|Danny Willett, Gary Woodland, Brooks Koepka||11:54 a.m.|
|Sepp Straka, Harold Varner III, Kyoung-Hoon Lee||12:12 p.m.|
|Phil Mickelson, Tom Hoge, Si Woo Kim||12:24 p.m.|
|Billy Horschel, Harris English, Ryan Fox||12:36 p.m.|
|Zach Johnson, Jason Day, Gordon Sargent (A)||12:48 p.m.|
|Brian Harman, Joaquin Niemann, Tyrrell Hatton||1:00 p.m.|
|Dustin Johnson, Corey Conners, Justin Rose||1:12 p.m.|
|Matthew Fitzpatrick, Collin Morikawa, Will Zalatoris||1:24 p.m.|
|Scottie Scheffler, Max Homa, Sam Bennett (A)||1:36 p.m.|
|Tom Kim, Rory McIlroy, Sam Burns||1:48 p.m.|
|Jordan Spieth, Tommy Fleetwood, Tony Finau||2:00 p.m.|