Ernie Els says he got a sales to Augusta National for the key week in April. It essentially wasn’t a test to play in the Masters.
Els expected to explain a tweet from Sunday that expressed: “Thank you for a Great Xmas appear! @TheMasters Can’t delay!” That drove a couple of media goals to post stories that Els, a four-time genuine champion, had gotten an extraordinary rejection into the Masters.
Or maybe, the 48-year-old South African got a letter welcoming him as an advantaged invitee. His five-year avoidance into the Masters from winning the 2012 British Open completed a year back. Augusta National has a tradition of inviting past noteworthy champions as advantaged guests for the week.
Els tweeted Monday : “Expected to clear up my intensity getting a welcome from @TheMasters. Work continues possessing all the necessary qualities to battle!
Augusta National occasionally allows avoidances to worldwide players, however those typically are given to players who are not full PGA Tour people and have diverse streets to qualify alone. Among courses for PGA Tour people to meet all necessities for the Masters are winning rivalries that offer full FedEx Cup centers, accomplishing the Tour Championship or getting into the principle 50 on the planet situating at various cutoff centers.
“The consolidation of Honorary Invitees has been a marvelous tradition at the Masters Tournament for quite a while,” Augusta National official Fred Ridley said. “This coming year the summary consolidates Ernie Els, and we are before long anxious to welcome him and these perceived guests to Augusta National in April.”
The Masters pays worship to genuine champions more than any of substitute majors by giving them uncommon access as special invitees that fuses two clubhouse distinguishing pieces of proof, a $1,000 honorarium and a gift to remember them being there.
Special invitees used to have the ability to play practice modifies and battle in the Par 3 Tournament, a preparation that completed a year back.
Els fail to possess all the necessary qualities for the 2012 Masters and was not given a remarkable special case.