Woods with Lowry, McIlroy with DJ at Masters


Defending champion Tiger Woods grouped with Open champion Shane Lowry at Augusta, Rory McIlroy plays alongside world No 1 Dustin Johnson, while Bryson DeChambeau is in a power-packed group with Jon Rahm.

Last Updated: 10/11/20 5:16pm

Tiger Woods will have Open champion Shane Lowry in his group for the first two rounds of the 84th Masters at Augusta National.

Woods will begin the defence of his title at 12:55pm (GMT) from the 10th tee along with Lowry and last year’s US Amateur champion Andy Ogletree, two groups after pre-tournament favourite Bryson DeChambeau tees off with Jon Rahm and Louis Oosthuizen.

The two marquee threeballs have also been confirmed as the first two Featured Groups on Thursday, with live coverage beginning at 12:30pm on our dedicated Sky Sports The Masters channel.

Shane Lowry will play alongside Woods for the first two rounds

Rory McIlroy will start his latest attempt to complete a Grand Slam of majors with world No 1 Dustin Johnson and Patrick Cantlay for company, and they have a late start from the first tee on Thursday.

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Watch The Masters this November live on Sky Sports, with all four rounds exclusively live on Sky Sports’ Masters channel. Live coverage beings with Featured Groups from 12.30pm on Thursday November 12.


Steven Gregory