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$8,000,000 The Masters Field
Augusta National Golf Club
Par 72 - 7435 Yards
Augusta, Georgia
Apr 7 - Apr 10, 2011
Robert Allenby
Stuart Appleby
Arjun Atwal
Aaron Baddeley
Ricky Barnes
Jason Bohn
Jonathan Byrd
Angel Cabrera
Paul Casey
Alex Cejka
K.J. Choi
David Chung
Stewart Cink
Tim Clark
Fred Couples
Ben Crane
Ben Crenshaw
Jason Day
Luke Donald
Ernie Els
Ross Fisher
Rickie Fowler
Hiroyuki Fujita
Jim Furyk
Sergio Garcia
Lucas Glover
Retief Goosen
Bill Haas
Anders Hansen
Peter Hanson
Padraig Harrington
Gregory Havret
Charley Hoffman
Yuta Ikeda
Trevor Immelman
Ryo Ishikawa
Jin Jeong
Miguel Angel Jimenez
Dustin Johnson
Zach Johnson
Robert Karlsson
Martin Kaymer
Jerry Kelly
Anthony Kim
Kyung-Tae Kim
Lion Kim (a)
Matt Kuchar
Martin Laird
Davis Love III
Sandy Lyle
Hunter Mahan
Steve Marino
Hideki Matsuyama
Graeme McDowell
Rory McIlroy
Phil Mickelson *
Larry Mize
Edoardo Molinari
Francesco Molinari
Ryan Moore
Kevin Na
Sean O'Hair
Mark O'Meara
Geoff Ogilvy
Jose Maria Olazabal
Louis Oosthuizen
Jeff Overton
Ryan Palmer
Carl Pettersson
D.A. Points
Ian Poulter
Alvaro Quiros
Justin Rose
Rory Sabbatini
Charl Schwartzel
Adam Scott
Vijay Singh
Heath Slocum
Nathan Smith (a)
Brandt Snedeker
Craig Stadler
Henrik Stenson
Kevin Streelman
Steve Stricker
David Toms
Peter Uihlein
Bo Van Pelt
Jhonattan Vegas
Camilo Villegas
Nick Watney
Bubba Watson
Tom Watson
Mike Weir
Lee Westwood
Mark Wilson
Gary Woodland
Tiger Woods
Ian Woosnam
Y.E. Yang
* - Defending Champion
Ninety-nine players are making the trip down Magnolia Lane this week for the Masters. The first major of the season on the men`s side tees off at Augusta National. And after his performance at the Houston Open, the defending champion is now a clear favorite. Phil Mickelson won the Houston Open by three shots on Sunday and returns to Augusta to defend his fourth major championship crown. Mickelson, the 2005 PGA Champion, had three 67s last year en route to picking up his third green jacket. He won by three shots over Lee Westwood, who only managed a 71 in the final round. In the last nine major championships, Westwood has five top-three finishes and only once has finished outside the top 25. They would have be among the favorites as would world No. 1 Martin Kaymer and four-time champion Tiger Woods. But Kaymer has never made the cut in three tries at Augusta, while Woods is struggling with his game. All former champions are invited to compete and all but two winners since 1991 will be in the field this week. Nick Faldo, who won his third green jacket in 1996, will be part of the CBS television team covering the tournament, while 1985 and 1993 winner Bernhard Langer is missing the event due to recent thumb surgery. Since 1991, just one winner -- Zach Johnson in 2007 -- has come from outside the final pairing on Sunday. ESPN has coverage from 3-7:30 p.m. (et) on Thursday and Friday, while CBS will air coverage from 3:30-7 p.m. Saturday and 2-7 p.m. on Sunday. The PGA Tour heads back to Texas next week for the Texas Open, where Adam Scott is the defending champion. Meanwhile, the European Tour will return to Asia for three weeks starting with the Malaysian Open, where Seung-yul Noh picked up the win last year.