ORLANDO, FL - MARCH 25: Tiger Woods of the USA plays his tee shot at the par 3, second hole during the final round of the 2012 Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCard at Bay Hill Club and Lodge on March 25, 2012 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
The 2012 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club will begin on Thursday, April 5 with the final round scheduled for Sunday, April 8.
Augusta National Golf Club will once again host Golf's premier event The Masters. Practice rounds will get underway on Monday, April 2 with the annual Par 3 contest scheduled for Wednesday. The 2012 pursuit for the Green Jacket gets underway on Thursday.
TV Schedule: ESPN and CBS will handle TV coverage of The 2012 Masters Tournament beginning on Thursday and concluding on Sunday, April 8. Live coverage will also be available on Masters.com throughout the weekend. If you are traveling to the tournament then there is a full slate of events going on throughout the week.
Field: Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Rory Mcllroy headline this year's field that will be finalized on Sunday, April 1. This week's Houston Open provides golfers like Ernie Els their last opportunity to qualify for The Masters. Georgia's own Bubba Watson and former Georgia Tech product Matt Kuchar have already secured their spot in the field.