Johnson primed for Masters defence as Augusta action tees off
Contributed by NAMPA / DPA.
Berlin (STATS Perform/dpa) - The 85th Masters got under way on Thursday with Dustin Johnson waiting in the wings to defend his title at Augusta.
Honorary starters Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player and Lee Elder signalled the opening of the 2021 tournament, which officially began with twosome Michael Thompson and Hudson Swafford teeing off.
Reigning champion Johnson, who secured his second major with an imperious victory in Georgia five months ago, will tee off at 10.30 am (1430 GMT) alongside two-time ...