PGA Tour Set For Spectator Return at Bermuda Championship in October
A limited number of general admission spectators will be allowed at October’s Bermuda Championship, the first crowds approved for attendance at a PGA Tour event since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. The number of fans allowed to attend has not yet been determined, and will be announced after... Read more
The Masters Will Go On in November Without Fans Present
Confirming rumors that began to spread last week, Augusta National Golf Club announced Wednesday that the 2020 Masters Tournament will take place November 9-15 without patrons or guests on the grounds of the hallowed golf club. The tournament, postponed from its traditional April dates due to the coronvairus, had... Read more
Augusta Mayor Says “Likely” Masters Will Happen Without Fans
Augusta, Ga. mayor Hardie Davis expressed doubt at a press conference that the venerable tournament would be able to allow fans, though no official decision has been made as of Friday afternoon. “Tomorrow, the PGA Championship begins at Harding Park without fans, and that’s likely what will probably happen... Read more
Study: Sports Fans Favor Prompt Return Without Crowds Over Waiting
With most sports on hold for the last two months, fans are eager to end their days of deprivation. According to a survey conducted by ESPN, a majority of sports fans would welcome the return of games and televised competition even if they are played without crowds in attendance.... Read more
PGA Tour To Return To TV This Month With Benefit Match
Golf fans yearning for the sport’s return are in for a treat. The PGA Tour announced a star-studded televised match will broadcast nationally on May 17 to support COVID-19 relief efforts. The tour has teamed with NBC Sports and Sky Sports to present TaylorMade Driving Relief, a team competition... Read more
PGA Tour Releases Revised Tournament Schedule
Like other sports leagues, the PGA Tour hit a snag this spring due to COVID-19. But golf pros will soon return to the links for a schedule that has been overhauled as a result of the pandemic. An official schedule was released Wednesday that features a mid-June start after... Read more
Update: The Masters Rescheduled To November
The Masters was one of the first sporting events to be postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, leaving the iconic golf course at Augusta National vacant this April. But PGA professionals will still have their chance to compete for the green jacket in 2020, with the tournament officially rescheduled... Read more
Masters Tournament 2020 Postponed Due To Coronavirus Pandemic
The 2020 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club has officially been postponed due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. “Respecting the health and well-being of everyone associated with these events and the citizens of the Augusta community, the 2020 Masters tournament, the Augusta National Women’s Amateur and the Drive,... Read more
Masters Ticket Prices Face Sharp Decline Amid Virus Risk
It’s incredibly difficult to score tickets to the Masters Tournament – and even those who do end up buying a ticket usually end up spending thousands just for one seat. However, amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, tickets are being sold for incredibly low prices. TicketIQ notes that the average... Read more
Report: Football, Golf Fans Are More Likely To Buy Single-Game Tickets
While sports fans are often very dedicated to their game of choice, they’re not likely to attend a game alone, according to a new report by Quartz. Ticket data, which was recorded from 2015 to 2019 via secondary ticketing site Vivid Seats, shows that about half of sports tickets... Read more