Hole-by-hole report: Sergio García became a major champion at long last after a classic duel with Justin Rose. Scott Murray was watching. Hole-by-hole report: Charley Hoffman made nine birdies on his way to a 65, defying tricky conditions at Augusta National. Scott Murray was. The Masters Tournament was the 81st edition of the Masters Tournament and the first of golf's four major championships in It was held on April 6–9 Field : 93 players, 53 after cut. Birdie means birdie in Spanish. An ace at the Masters, but more importantly, an eagle that moves him to -5! McIlroy does well to save par on the par-three sixth. He has been putting the dream pets game in putting so far. And the subsequent birdies at 13, 15 and 16 will put him in a good humour.