NEW YORK, NY, and AUGUSTA, GA, April 2, 2015 – CBS Sports and the Masters Tournament today announced that Masters Live, featuring live full-day video coverage on CBSSports.com, will again offer five channels of golf action for the 2015 Masters Tournament. Masters Live will provide more than 125 hours of live online video, and will offer in-progress highlights for the first time, from Augusta National Golf Club throughout the week of the 2015 Masters, April 6-12.
The 2015 Masters Live line-up of five channels includes:
- Featured Group 1 & 2: Two separate channels will both feature live streaming coverage of selected groupings each day beginning on the 10th hole. Andrew Catalon and Billy Kratzert will serve as announcers for Featured Group 1 while Carter Blackburn and Rich Beem will serve as announcers for Featured Group 2.
- Amen Corner: Live streaming video of the 11th, 12th and 13th holes from Augusta National. Grant Boone and Matt Gogel will serve as the announcers for Amen Corner.
- 15 & 16: Live streaming video of the 15th and 16th holes from Augusta National. Billy Ray Brown and Luke Elvy will provide commentary and analysis for 15 & 16.
- Masters On The Range: The live show originating from the Tournament Practice Area at Augusta National will be presented Monday through Sunday on CBSSports.com and the CBS Sports Network. Masters On The Range will feature interviews with players and analysis of the field leading up to the start of the 2015 Masters and throughout the Tournament. Andrew Catalon, Brian Crowell, Bobby Clampett, and Billy Kratzert will provide commentary.
In addition to the five channels of live golf action, Masters Live will present the following video highlights:
- In-Progress and End-of-Day Highlights: Video highlights of play during the 2015 Masters Tournament, including in-progress highlights and a round recap at the end of each day.
- Highlights from the Par 3 Contest: First played in 1960, the Par 3 Contest has become a beloved Wednesday tradition at the Masters. The 2015 Masters Par 3 Contest will be held on Wednesday, April 8.
- Historical Highlights: On-demand video of memorable highlights and classic moments from past Masters Tournaments.
- Augusta National Aerials: On-demand video flyovers of Augusta National, allowing fans to enjoy the beauty of one of the most famous golf courses in the world.
- Press Room: On-demand highlights of player interviews conducted in the Interview Room from Augusta National.
Masters Live will be available free of charge at CBSSports.com and Masters.com.
The Masters, the most renowned tournament in golf, will be broadcast on CBS Sports for the 60th consecutive year, a record for the longest-running sporting event broadcast on one network. This year marks the 79th Masters Tournament, one of the most highly anticipated sporting events of the year.
Schedule for Masters Live Video on CBSSports.com and Masters.com in 2015
Featured Groups 1 & 2*
Thursday, April 9: 12:00 Noon – Completion of play
Friday, April 10: 12:00 Noon – Completion of play
Saturday, April 11: 12:30 PM – Completion of play
Sunday, April 12: 12:30 PM – Completion of play
Thursday, April 9: 10:45 AM – 6:00 PM
Friday, April 10: 10:45 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday, April 11: 11:45 PM – 6:00 PM
Sunday, April 12: 11:45 AM – 6:00 PM
15 & 16*
Thursday, April 9: 11:45 AM – 7:00 PM
Friday, April 10: 11:45 AM – 7:00 PM
Saturday, April 11: 12:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Sunday, April 12: 12:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Masters on the Range (Also airs on CBS Sports Network)
Monday, April 6: 12:00 Noon – 2:00 PM
Tuesday, April 7: 9:00 – 11:00 AM
Wednesday, April 8: 9:00 – 11:00 AM
Thursday, April 9: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Friday, April 10: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Saturday, April 11: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Sunday, April 12: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
* Start and end times are estimates and subject to change. All times eastern daylight.