The third — and final — golf major of the season will take place in Augusta, Ga., this week.

The Masters, originally scheduled for April 9-12, will take place in the fall foliage of the Augusta National Golf Course, sharing its stage with the likes of college football and the NFL. That said, there are plenty of other storylines that will be dominant, even without the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on the PGA Tour schedule.

First and foremost: Can Tiger Woods win the Masters for a second consecutive year after scoring an incredible victory in 2019? He finished with a Round 4 score 2-under for a four-day total 13-under-par, just holding off challengers from Xander Schauffele, Brooks Koepka and Dustin Johnson, who each ended up at 12-under for the tournament.

Other noteworthy stories to monitor include Bryson DeChambeau’s controversial play style that prioritizes strength and driving distance over more traditional, technical approaches to the game. There’s also the question of whether Rory McIlroy, who has enjoyed wins at each of golf’s other three majors, can complete the career grand slam with a win at the Masters, where his best finish is fourth, from the 2015 tournament.

All those storylines and more will unfold on the golf course at Augusta. With that, here’s everything you need to know about the 2020 Masters Tournament, including TV and streaming schedules, tee times, purse and more:

MORE: Watch the Masters live with fuboTV (7-day free trial)

Watch the Masters live

ESPN and CBS will split the Masters coverage: ESPN will air first- and second-round coverage on Thursday and Friday, both days from 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. CBS will resume weekend coverage starting on Saturday and concluding on Sunday. Its broadcast will air from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. ET and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET, respectively.

Masters TV schedule 2020

Date Time (ET) TV channel
Thursday, Nov. 12 1-5:30 p.m. ESPN, fuboTV
Friday, Nov. 13 1-5:30 p.m. ESPN, fuboTV
Saturday, Nov. 14 1-5 p.m. CBS, fuboTV
Sunday, Nov. 15 10 a.m.-3 p.m. CBS, fuboTV

Masters.com will stream the entirety of the 2020 Masters Tournament, but ESPN+ will also provide streaming options for viewers, including Amen Corner, Featured Groups and two sets of featured holes (4, 5 and 6, plus 15 and 16). Another option is fuboTV, which streams live sports and is offering a seven-day free trial.

Masters streaming schedule

Date Time (ET) Coverage Streaming
Thursday, Nov. 12 7:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Amen Corner ESPN+
  7:45 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Featured Groups ESPN+
  7:55 a.m.-4:45 p.m. Holes 4, 5 and 6 ESPN+
  8:15 a.m.-4:45 p.m. Holes 15 and 16 ESPN+
Friday, Nov. 13 7:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Amen Corner ESPN+
  7:45 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Featured Groups ESPN+
  7:55 a.m.-4:45 p.m. Holes 4, 5 and 6 ESPN+
  8:15 a.m.-4:45 p.m. Holes 15 and 16 ESPN+
Saturday, Nov. 14 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Featured Groups ESPN+
  10:10 a.m.-3:45 p.m. Amen Corner ESPN+
  10:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Holes 4, 5 and 6 ESPN+
  11:15 a.m.-4:15 Holes 15 and 16 ESPN+
Sunday, Nov. 15 8 a.m.- 3 p.m. Featured Groups ESPN+
  8:10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Amen Corner ESPN+
  8:45 a.m.-2 p.m. Holes 4, 5 and 6 ESPN+
  9:15 a.m.-2:15 p.m. Holes 15 and 16 ESPN+

Masters tee times 2020

Here’s the complete list of Masters tee times and groupings for Thursday’s Round 1. (All times ET)

Round 1: Thursday, Nov. 12

Tee time Group
7 a.m. Lucas Glover, Corey Conners, C.T. Pan
7 a.m. Sandy Lyle, Jimmy Walker, Yuxin Lin
7:11 a.m. Brandt Snedeker, Charles Howell III, Jazz Janewattananond
7:11 a.m. Webb Simpson, Marc Leishman, Hideki Matsuyama
7:22 a.m. Larry Mize, Andrew Landry, Lukas Michel
7:22 a.m. Kevin Kisner, Adam Hadwin, Scottie Scheffler
7:33 a.m. Matt Kuchar, Lee Westwood, Kevin Na
7:33 a.m. Jon Rahm, Bryson DeChambeau, Louis Oosthuizen
7:44 a.m. Xander Schauffele, Jason Kokrak, Henrik Stenson
7:44 a.m. Patrick Reed, Paul Casey, Tony Finau
7:55 a.m. Charl Schwartzel, Jason Day, Abel Gallegos
7:55 a.m. Tiger Woods, Shane Lowry, Andy Ogletree
8:06 a.m. Vijay Singh, Lanto Griffin, Tyler Duncan
8:06 a.m. Jordan Spieth, Gary Woodland, Ian Poulter
8:17 a.m. Mike Weir, Rafael Cabrera Bello, Matt Wallace
8:17 a.m. Graeme McDowell, Si Woo Kim, Nate Lashley
11:05 a.m. Sung Kang, Erik van Rooyen
11:05 a.m. Justin Harding, Shugo Imahira, Nick Taylor
11:16 a.m. Danny Willett, Rickie Fowler, John Augenstein
11:16 a.m. Chez Reavie, Sebastian Munoz, Byeong Hun An
11:27 a.m. Phil Mickelson, Abraham Ancer, Bernd Wiesberger
11:27 a.m. Bubba Watson, Matthew Wolff, Tommy Fleetwood
11:38 a.m. Adam Scott, Collin Morikawa, Tyrrell Hatton
11:38 a.m. Francesco Molinari, Billy Horschel, Cameron Smith
11:49 a.m. Justin Thomas, Matthew Fitzpatrick, Brooks Koepka
11:49 a.m. Bernhard Langer, J.T. Poston, Christiaan Bezuidenhout
Noon Dustin Johnson, Patrick Cantlay, Rory McIlroy
Noon Fred Couples, Max Homa, Dylan Frittelli
12:11 p.m. Zach Johnson, Justin Rose, Cameron Champ
12:11 p.m. Jose Maria Olazabal, Andrew Putnam, James Sugrue
12:22 p.m. Victor Perez, Sungjae Im, Brendon Todd

Masters purse 2020

The purse at the 2020 Masters will remain the same in 2020: $11.5 million paid out to golfers who make the cut. The first-place finisher will earn $2.07 million in prize money, the same as in 2019.

MORE: Complete betting guide to the 2020 Masters Tournament

Masters Tournament odds, picks for 2020

Despite being the defending Masters champion, Woods comes in tied for ninth in odds to win again in 2020: +2700, the same as Bubba Watson, Collin Morikawa and Patrick Reed. World Nos. 1 and 3, Dustin Johnson  and Justin Thomas, respectively, are tied for the fourth-best odds, at +1200. Below are the best odds to win the 2020 Masters Tournament:

  • Bryson Dechambeau (+750)
  • Jon Rahm (+1100)
  • Rory McIlroy (+1100)
  • Dustin Johnson (+1200)
  • Justin Thomas (+1200)
  • Xander Schauffele (+1400)
  • Brooks Koepka (+1800)
  • Patrick Cantlay (+2000)
  • Bubba Watson (+2700)
  • Collin Morikawa (+2700)
  • Patrick Reed (+2700)
  • Tiger Woods (+2700)
  • Tyrrell Hatton (+2900)
  • Webb Simpson (+2900)
  • Matthew Wolff (+3300)
  • Tony Finau (+3300)
  • Hideki Matsuyama (+3700)
  • Tommy Fleetwood (+3700)
  • Jordan Spieth (+4100)
  • Adam Scott (+4200)
  • Jason Day (+5000)
  • Justin Rose (+5000)
  • Louis Oosthuizen (+5000)
  • Paul Casey (+5000)
  • Rickie Fowler (+5000)
  • Scottie Scheffler (+5000)
  • Sergio Garcia (+5000)
  • Shane Lowry (+5000)
  • Sungjae Im (+5000)

Where is the Masters in 2020?

The 2020 Masters Tournament will take place at Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta, Ga.

  • Par: 72
  • Distance: 7,475 yards

Masters 2020 COVID-19 rules

The final major of the 2020 season will follow the lead of the other majors and play from Augusta National Golf Course without spectators.

“As we have considered the issues facing us, the health and safety of everyone associated with the Masters always has been our first and most important priority,” Augusta National chairman Fred Ridley said in an August statement. “Throughout this process, we have consulted with health officials and a variety of subject matter experts. Ultimately, we determined that the potential risks of welcoming patrons and guests to our grounds in November are simply too significant to overcome.”

Masters past winners

Woods will look to win the Masters Tournament again, becoming the first golfer since himself in 2001-02 to win the tournament in back to back seasons. His win in 2019 also gave him the most wins at the course through the 21st century.

Below are the full leaders from every year dating back to 2000:

Year Winner Winner’s share
2019 Tiger Woods $2.07 million
2018 Patrick Reed $1.98 million
2017 Sergio Garcia $1.98 million
2016 Danny Willett $1.8 million
2015 Jordan Spieth $1.8 million
2014 Bubba Watson $1.62 million
2013 Adam Scott $1.44 million
2012 Bubba Watson $1.44 million
2011 Charl Schwartzel $1.44 million
2010 Phil Mickelson $1.35 million
2009 Angel Cabrera $1.35 million
2008 Trevor Immelman $1.35 million
2007 Zach Johnson $1.31 million
2006 Phil Mickelson $1.26 million
2005 Tiger Woods $1.26 million
2004 Phil Mickelson $1.12 million
2003 Mike Weir $1.08 million
2002 Tiger Woods $1.08 million
2001 Tiger Woods $1.08 million
2000 Vijay Singh $828,000

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