The 2018 Masters Tournament field is getting closer to set with the final deadline to make the field coming with a win at the Shell Houston Open. The year’s first major, as always, is played at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga.
There are 87 players in the competition.
Among those entering the field include Dustin Johnson, Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Jordan Spieth, Jason Day, Rory McIlroy, Hideki Matsuyama, Justin Thomas and defending champion Sergio Garcia.
2018 Masters Tournament field and invitees
- Former winners of The Masters — Sergio Garcia, Danny Willett, Jordan Spieth, Adam Scott, Bubba Watson, Charl Schwartzel, Phil Mickelson, Angel Cabrera, Trevor Immelman, Zach Johnson, Tiger Woods, Mike Weir, Vijay Singh, Jose Maria Olazabal, Mark O’Meara, Bernhard Langer, Fred Couples, Ian Woosnam, Sandy Lyle, Larry Mize
- Winners of the last five U.S. Opens — Dustin Johnson, Martin Kaymer, Justin Rose
- Winners of the last five British Opens — Henrik Stenson, Rory McIlroy
- Winners of the last five PGA Championships — Justin Thomas, Jimmy Walker, Jason Day, Jason Dufner
- Winners of the last three Players Championships — Si Woo Kim
- Winner and runner-up from the last U.S. Amateur Championship — Doc Redman, Doug Ghim
- Winner of the last British Amateur Championship — Harry Ellis
- Winner of the last Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship — Lin Yuxin
- Winner of the last Latin America Amateur Championship — Joaquin Niemann
- Winner of the last U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship — Matt Parziale
- The top 12 finishers (including ties) from last year’s Masters tournament — Charl Schwartzel, Matt Kuchar, Thomas Pieters, Paul Casey, Kevin Chappell, Ryan Moore, Rickie Fowler, Russell Henley, Hideki Matsuyama
- The top 4 finishers (including ties), from last year’s U.S. Open — Brian Harman, Tommy Fleetwood
- The top 4 finishers (including ties) from last year’s British Open — Haotong Li, Rafa Cabrera-Bello
- The top 4 finishers (including ties) from last year’s PGA Championship — Francesco Molinari, Louis Oosthuizen, Patrick Reed
- Full PGA Tour event winners since 2017 Masters — Wesley Bryan, Billy Horschel, Kevin Kisner, Daniel Berger, Kyle Stanley, Xander Schauffele, Bryson DeChambeau, Jhonattan Vegas, Henrik Stenson, Marc Leishman, Brendan Steele, Pat Perez, Patrick Cantlay, Patton Kizzire, Austin Cook, Gary Woodland, Ted Potter Jr., Ian Poulter
- All players who qualified for the 2017 Tour Championship — Jon Rahm, Webb Simpson, Tony Finau, Charley Hoffman, Adam Hadwin
- The Top 50 in the Official World Golf Ranking at the end of 2017 — Tyrrell Hatton, Alex Noren, Matt Fitzpatrick, Branden Grace, Ross Fisher, Yuta Ikdea, Bernd Wiesberger, Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Yusaku Miyazato
- The Top 50 in the Official World Golf Ranking published the week before the Masters — Cameron Smith, Satoshi Kodaira, Dylan Frittelli, Chez Reavie
- Special invitations — Shubanhkar Sharma
Top 50 players in 2018 Masters field
The top 50 in the Official World Golf Ranking are invited twice to the Masters, with the 2017 year-end top 50 invited and any player inside the top 50 the week prior to the Masters getting an invitation. Needless to say, all of the top 50 in the world will play barring injury.