The 2018 Masters Tournament is just around the corner and fans are super excited to witness the most riveting golfing major of the year at any cost. Continuing to hold its distinction of having the smallest field amongst all four majors, the Augusta National Golf Club will hold the 82nd edition of the Masters Tournament from 5th to 8th April 2018. Five different winners in the last five years show how difficult it has been for the big names to dominate the Masters Tournament. It is one major where one can expect surprises from rookies and new golfers ought to make a name for themselves. The Masters Tournament has seen history being made in almost every edition and fans would be gutted to miss out on even a single shot from their favorite golfer.
Apart from its historical significance and excitement in the recent past, fans will remain glued to their devices to watch the Masters Tournament to get a glimpse of their favorite golfer. With many big names making a comeback to the golfing course, interest of almost every golfing fan has reached another level. However, it is not possible for anyone to carry their TV sets along with them wherever they go. Missing out any action from the first major of 2018 for such a reason would be something no fan would ever want. To make sure that doesn’t happen with you, we’ve got this live stream guide prepared for you to make sure you can easily watch the 2018 Masters Tournament even while on the go.
Watch Masters Live Streaming Online
Though the number of official broadcast channels for the 2018 Masters Tournament is minimal, the live stream options available on the internet are aplenty. Here is a list if few of the official live stream channels that can be accessed easily by fans on their choice of devices.
Masters Gold 2018 Live Stream Channels
Check out the full list of the online broadcasting list to watch Masters Golf below.
Continuing with its telecasting rights of the Masters Tournament despite getting some serious challenge from BBC this time, Sky Sports will have a dedicated live stream channel for the 2018 Masters Tournament as well. Fans from the UK and most half of Europe would be able to enjoy access to Sky Sports’ live stream channel.
American fans need not worry at all as most of the American nations will have a live stream channel available for them on CBS Sports’ official website, CBSSports.com. Fans will be allowed to choose the camera they’d like to stream the live action from.
Since its coalition with ESPN, Sony Entertainment Network has been the official broadcaster on ESPN’s behalf in the Asian sub-continent. Though no official statement has been released yet, it is most likely that the Masters Tournament will be streamed on their app only.
Caribbean countries and many other countries in Europe might get to watch the 2018 Masters Tournament on DirecTV. However, they’ll surely be able to live stream it on DirecTV through its sticky bundles. DirecTV Now will have an agreement sorted out with Golf Channel, the official broadcasting right holders, for the same very soon.
ESPN and CBS are included in the DirectTV package which is run by AT & T. At $35 one can avail the sports pack to watch the tournament both in ESPN and CBS without any interruption. There is no need to be ay home. At anyplace, anytime get the fun of The Masters 2018 at the device one is carrying with themselves. There is a trial free run for 7 days. One can go for the trial run during this period.
The best option that will be available for fans all across the globe to live stream the 2018 Masters Tournament will be Golf Channel’s official website. The Golf Channel will surely be streaming all the action live on their official website without any breaks.
Masters Golf Live Stream Free Channels
The Cord cutters will always prefer to watch the tournament live even if they are devoid of cable connection. Due to other prior appointment, Golf fans will not be able to watch the tournament if they do not have a cable connection. To avoid this confusion the viewers can download Masters.com on their device available with them.
During the tournament tenure, the viewers who will watch the game through live streaming will be able to see the featured groups, The Amen Corner, even the Holes 15 and Holes 16 and the Masters on the Range. The viewers will not be devoid of Green Jacket Ceremony and the television broadcast.
For any high quality and seamless view of this sports event, one must have high-speed internet.
Hulu TV in their sports package includes both ESPN and CBS channel. Viewers can live stream online through Hulu TV with a monthly subscription of $39 and a free trial run for a week. It would be wise if one can take the advantage of the week free trial run during the tournament period to test their service on the device and then finally go for the subscription.
Sling TV – Just like HuluTV, ESPN and CBS are included in Sling TV Sports package. Sling TV is way better than any other online streaming channels. In any device, one can stream SlingTV and watch the golf tournament seamlessly.
Masters Golf 2018 on Social Media
In the era of Social Media, the most cherished Green Jacket will not be ignored. The Masters themselves will be in the Golf course with their mobile during the time when they will not be with their golf stick. So, Golf fans should ignore the Instagram feed for the Master @themasters, or on twitter feed @themasters. Both these social media platforms have more than 3 to 7 lakh fan followers. The best photos of the masters, their food, their attires and the lovely photos of the Augusta Golf course will be up on twitter and Instagram feed.
Mercedez-Benz, one of the main sponsor of the tournament will come up with its own official hashtag for the tournament named #PerfectDrive. Never miss following this on the Facebook page.
Apart from these online streaming Channels, a social network like Facebook and Twitter will open the page for The Masters 2018. All eager viewers must have a regular eye on the updates as to which new online streaming channels are coming up for showcasing the grand tournament.
TV Schedule for Masters Golf Tournament 2018
ESPN will officially cover Round 1 and 2 of The Masters which will be held on 5th and 6th of April.
ESPN will also air The Par 3 Contest live from 3 pm to 5 pm E.T. on April 4th, 2018.
5th April, Thursday – ESPN will cover the tournament (Round 1) from 3 pm to 7:30 pm E.T.
6th April, Friday – ESPN will cover the game (Round 2) from 3 pm to 7:30 pm E.T. live from the stadium in Georgia.