Apr 6, 2020 - Sports

The Masters is rescheduled to November

Xander Schauffele of the United States putts on the 18th green during the third round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2019 in Augusta, Georgia.
Xander Schauffele of the United States putts on the 18th green during the third round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club in 2019. Photo: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

The Masters has been rescheduled for Nov. 9-15, which will include all professionals and amateurs who qualified for the original April date and all existing ticket holders.

The big picture: If not for the coronavirus pandemic, the tournament at Augusta National Golf Club would have teed off this week. Chairman Fred Ridley said Monday the new dates are "incumbent upon favorable counsel and direction from health officials."

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