- Category: By The Numbers
- Published: 2017-04-04
(photo: public domain pictures)
Golf fans around the world, even the casual ones, are well aware that this is Masters week. The annual harbinger of spring is also the signal that another golf season is upon us and after the winter many Canadians have suffered through, the blooming azaleas and rhododendrons, albeit on our television screens are a welcome sight for us all.
This year's edition is the 81st and sadly the first without Arnold Palmer since 1954. The 'King' donned the iconic green jacket as Masters champion 4 times, 1958, 1960, 1962 and 1964.
Below we present some facts and numbers related to the 2017 tournament.