Network to Remain Exclusive Radio Home of Masters Golf Tournament
NEW YORK, NY, April 8, 2014 – WestwoodOne, America’s leader in live play-by-play sports, has extended its agreement as the official network radio partner of the Masters, which includes the 2014 Masters Tournament. WestwoodOne will provide radio stations nationwide with live hole-by-hole coverage as well as hourly updates throughout the rounds, beginning Thursday, April 10, 2014, to Sunday, April 13, 2014. Additionally, WestwoodOne will broadcast a nightly, half-hour preview and recap show, The Masters Tonight, starting Wednesday, April 9, 2014.
Bob Papa and Charlie Rymer will anchor live coverage from the Augusta National Golf Club. Listeners can stream the live action on masters.com and westwoodonesports.com. It will also be available on mobile devices via the Masters app on iPhone and Android mobile devices.
"Renewing our partnership with the Masters further enhances our unrivaled portfolio of world class sports programming," says John Dickey, Executive Vice President and co-COO. "We are thrilled to continue serving our listeners with coverage from this iconic and prestigious event."
WestwoodOne has been the radio home of the Masters Tournament for 59 years, the longest continuous sports broadcast partnership in network radio history. WestwoodOne has been live at the 18th green for a wealth of historic Masters Tournament victories, from Phil Mickelson, six-time champion Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods, Gary Player, Nick Faldo, Fred Couples, and many more. In 2014, the tradition continues as defending champion Adam Scott and the world's best players vie for the coveted Green Jacket.
For more information, to listen live, or to find a radio station airing WestwoodOne’s broadcast of the Masters Tournament, visit westwoodonesports.com.