'The Big 3' tee off to begin 76th Masters

Tiger Woods to begin quest for 5th green jacket

Author: SportsDirect
Published On: Apr 05 2012 08:46:35 AM CDT
Golf ball on edge of hole

The 76th Masters began in earnest on Thursday morning as legends Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player each hit their honorary tee shots at Augusta National Golf Club.

Tiger Woods will begin his quest for his fifth green jacket at 10:35 a.m. He'll be paired with Miguel Angel Jimenez and Sang-Moon Bae.

Angel Cabrera joins Bubba Watson and Rory McIlroy in the second-to-last group of the day at 1:42 p.m.

Charl Schwartzel, who won the tournament in the 2011, will be paired with Keegan Bradley and U.S. amateur champion Kelly Kraft.