The Masters: Field for Augusta is (almost) set
There remains one potential spot open in this years Masters field as 93 golfers already have been invited to play.
There have been 93 golfers invited to the 2013 Masters, and there remains one spot reserved for the winner of this week's Texas Open (if that golfer doesn't already have an invite).
Here are the invites and how they qualified:
Former Masters champion (exempt for life)
Jose Maria Olazabal
U.S. Open champion (exempt for five years)
British Open champion (exempt for five years)
PGA Championship champion (exempt for five years)
Y.E. Yang .
Players Championship champion (exempt for three years)
Amateur champions (British, U.S., Public Links, Mid-Amateur, Asian)
a- Michael Weaver
a- Alan Dunbar
a- Nathan T. Smith
2012 Masters top 16 (and ties)
2012 U.S. Open top eight (and ties)
2012 British Open top four (and ties)
2012 PGA Championship top four (and ties)
2012 PGA Tour money list top 30
Bo Van Pelt
PGA Tour event winners since 2012 Masters
Ted Potter Jr.
D.A. Points John Merrick
2012 Tour Championship field
Final world ranking top 50 in 2012
Gonzalo Fernandez -Castano
World ranking top 50 on March 31, 2013
Special foreign invites
How loaded was that top 16 last year? You could build a Ryder Cup team based solely on guys who finished in that group in 2012.
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