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Wednesday, March 31st, 2021
NBC SPORTS PRESENTS 10 CONSECUTIVE DAYS OF LIVE COVERAGE FROM AUGUSTA NATIONAL GOLF CLUB ACROSS GOLF CHANNEL AND NBC, BEGINNING THIS FRIDAY, APRIL 2
Live From Augusta National Women’s Amateur Friday & Saturday at 10 a.m. ET on GOLF Channel; Live Final Round Coverage Saturday at Noon ET on NBC
Drive, Chip and Putt National Finals from Augusta National Golf Club – Sunday at 8 a.m. ET on GOLF Channel
More Than 55 Hours of GOLF Channel’s Live From the Masters Coverage Begins Monday, April 5 at 2 p.m. ET
Rich Lerner, Brandel Chamblee and Justin Leonard Host Media Conference Call Today at 5 p.m. ET to Preview 2021 Masters
STAMFORD, Conn. – March 31, 2021 – NBC Sports presents 10 consecutive days of live coverage from Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., beginning this weekend with the Augusta National Women’s Amateur (Noon ET, Saturday on NBC), the Drive, Chip and Putt National Finals (8 a.m. ET, Sunday on GOLF Channel) and Live From the Masters (April 5-11 on GOLF Channel).
NBC Sports’ coverage of the Augusta National Women’s Amateur begins this Friday, April 2, with Live From at 10 a.m. ET on GOLF Channel. The second edition of the Augusta National Women’s Amateur returns after the event was canceled due to the global COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. The top 30 players following Thursday’s second round will advance to the final round on Saturday at Augusta National Golf Club, with pre-game coverage on GOLF Channel at 10 a.m. ET leading into the final round on NBC at noon ET.
Following the Augusta National Women’s Amateur, GOLF Channel presents live coverage of the Drive, Chip and Putt National Finals from Augusta National Golf Club, which features 40 boys and 40 girls competing across four age divisions, Sunday at 8 a.m. ET.
Next week, GOLF Channel will provide daily live coverage of the 2021 Masters from Augusta, beginning Monday, April 5 with Live From the Masters at 2 p.m. ET. Throughout the course of next week, GOLF Channel will present more than 55 hours of Live From the Masters coverage.
In advance of the 2021 Masters at Augusta National Golf Club, NBC Sports Golf’s lead studio team of Rich Lerner, Brandel Chamblee and Justin Leonard will be on a media conference call this afternoon at 5 p.m. ET to preview next week’s tournament. Click here for more information.
AUGUSTA NATIONAL WOMEN’S AMATEUR
NBC Broadcast Team
- Play by Play: Mike Tirico
- Analyst: Paige Mackenzie / Trevor Immelman
- Tower: Kay Cockerill
- On-Course: Jim “Bones” Mackay
- Interviews: Steve Sands
- Reporter: Steve Burkowski
How To Watch – Saturday, April 3 (all times ET)
- TV – NBC
- Streaming – NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app
|Saturday, 4/3||Noon-3:30 p.m.|
LIVE FROM AUGUSTA NATIONAL WOMEN’S AMATEUR
Live From Augusta National Women’s Amateur on GOLF Channel begins Friday, April 1. This weekend’s Live From includes Cara Banks, Brandel Chamblee, Cheyenne Woods, Ryan Lavner, Steve Burkowski, Kira Dixon, and Amy Rogers.
|Friday, 4/2||10-11:30 a.m.|
|Saturday, 4/3||10 a.m.-Noon|
DRIVE, CHIP AND PUTT NATIONAL FINALS
GOLF Channel Broadcast Team
- Play by Play: Mike Tirico
- Analyst: Peter Jacobsen
- Tower: Paige Mackenzie / Arron Oberholser
- On-Course: Kay Cockerill
- Interviews: Steve Sands / Cheyenne Woods
How To Watch – Sunday, April 4 (all times ET)
- TV – GOLF Channel
|Sunday, 4/4||8 a.m.-1 p.m.|
LIVE FROM THE MASTERS
Live From the Masters on GOLF Channel will provide 55+ hours of pre-and post-tournament coverage beginning Monday, April 5 through the final round on Sunday, April 11. Next week’s Live From includes Rich Lerner, Brandel Chamblee, Justin Leonard, Todd Lewis, Cara Banks, David Duval, Arron Oberholser, Mark Rolfing, Notah Begay, and George Savaricas.
|Date||Live From the Masters|
|Monday, 4/5||2-4:30 p.m.; 7-9 p.m.|
|Tuesday, 4/6||9 a.m.-5 p.m.; 7-9 p.m.|
|Wednesday, 4/7||9 a.m.-3 p.m.; 6-9 p.m.|
|Thursday, 4/8||8 a.m.-3 p.m.; 7:30-9:30 p.m.|
|Friday, 4/9||8 a.m.-3 p.m.; 7:30-9:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, 4/10||9 a.m.-3 p.m.; 7-9 p.m.|
|Sunday, 4/11||9 a.m.-2 p.m.; 7-9 p.m.|