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Masters 2018 Coverage Live on SiriusXM

SiriusXMSiriusXM will offer unparalleled audio coverage of the 2018 Masters Tournament, bringing listeners from around the country inside the ropes at storied Augusta National Golf Club with live broadcasts of each day of Tournament play, exclusive shows hosted by past Masters champions and contenders, and historic audio from the Augusta National archives.

Masters week on SiriusXM programming is available to subscribers nationwide on SiriusXM radios (Sirius channel 208, XM channel 92), and those with streaming access can listen online, on-the-go with the SiriusXM mobile app and at home on a wide variety of connected devices, including smart TVs, Amazon Alexa devices, Apple TV, PlayStation, Roku, Sonos speakers and more.

Live Masters Play-by-Play
Listeners will hear live hole-by-hole commentary from Augusta National covering the action and the players on the course.  Live Tournament coverage starts at 2:00 pm ET each day of play – Thursday, April 5, through Sunday, April 8.

Audio from the Augusta National Archives
SiriusXM will present a pair of Masters history specials that will feature rare audio from Augusta National’s exclusive archives.

A Masters History: Anniversary Special highlights the 50th and 25th anniversaries of the 1968 and 1993 Masters.  1968 champion Bob Goalby sits down to look back on his final round 66 to tie Roberto De Vicenzo at 11-under.  Before they could compete in an 18-hole playoff to decide the winner, however, it was discovered that De Vicenzo had signed an incorrect scorecard, resulting in a disqualification for De Vicenzo and a green jacket for Goalby.  Bernhard Langer recaps his second Masters victory in 1993, and his skillful second nine play on Sunday to pull away from the field. Sergio Garciais also interviewed and discusses last year’s Masters win and his first major victory.  The special airs during Masters week and is available on SiriusXM On Demand now at https://app.siriusxm.us/2I4ITYd.

With Tiger Woods set to return to Augusta National, Masters History: Tiger at Augusta examines Tiger’s four Masters victories (1997, 2001, 2002 and 2005) with commentary from former coach Hank Haney.  The special airs during Masters week and is available on SiriusXM On Demand now at https://app.siriusxm.us/2DXaCHR.

“The Masters is always a very special week on the sports calendar, and we are committed to giving our listeners unsurpassed programming and access every year,” said Scott Greenstein, SiriusXM’s President and Chief Content Officer.  “Fans get excellent coverage of the players set to play in this year’s Masters coupled with the extraordinary perspective from our hosts and past champions who know what it takes to compete and win at Augusta National, plus specials that highlight some of the most memorable Tournaments of the past.”

About Jerry Milani

Jerry Milani is a writer and public relations executive living in Bloomfield, N.J. He has worked in P.R. for more than 30 years in college and conference sports media relations, two agencies and for the International Fight League, a team-based mixed martial arts league, and as a freelance professional. His PR clients have included Wizard World and FAN EXPO, which produce pop culture and celebrity conventions across North America, USA Wrestling, the National Lacrosse League, Strat-O-Matic Media, the Pacific Life Open and Pilot Pen Tennis tournaments and dozens of others. Milani is also the director of athletic communications for Caldwell University. He is a proud graduate of North Rockland High School and Fordham University and when not attending a Yankees, Rams or Cougars game can be reached at Jerry (at) JerryMilani (dot) com.

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