Defending champion Jason Day pulled out of the WGC-Match Play on 22nd March after revealing that his mother, who has terminal lung cancer, was diagnosed with just 12 months to live earlier this year. It is now a major doubt to whether he tees it up at Augusta.

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US Masters 2017

Dates: April 6-9 2017US Masters
Course: Augusta National
TV Coverage: Sky Sports (Live all rounds), BBC (Live Weekend Coverage only)

Augusta National Hole-by-Hole Guide

The 2017 US Masters will take place as ever at Augusta National over April 6-9.

Last year the event was won in dramatic style by Englishman Danny Willett following a late collapse by favourite and defending champion Jordan Spieth.

Danny Willett 2016 Masters Win Highlights Below

This year the eyes of the patrons will be on the new world number one Dustin Johnson, as well as the other big names, Jordan Spieth, Jason Day and Hideki Matsuyama. While the question on many people’s lips is whether Rory McIlroy can complete his career Major Grand Slam.

Leading the British challenge and hoping to emulate Willett from last year is Tyrrell Hatton, Matthew Fitzpatrick and Tommy Fleetwood.

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Masters History and Records

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