Golfing royalty will gather this week for the Masters. If you want to see Sergio Garcia defend his title alongside McIlroy, Spieth, Johnson (both of them), Mickelson and a resurgent Tiger Woods, you’ll be pleased to know it’s very easy – and very cheap.

You don’t even have to have Sky Sports to watch.

When is the The Masters on?

The main tournament is from Thursday 5 April to Sunday 8 April.

Coverage begins on Sky Sports Golf at 1.30pm BST on Thursday 5 April, and basically takes over that channel for the day.

Click here for the full list of tee times

What channel is it on?

Sky Sports will be showing all the action live in the UK. If you have a Sky Sports subscription simply tune in to the Sky Sports Golf channel.

You can also access the golf on the go with the Sky Go app.

Click here to download Sky Go for free on iPhone or iPad

Click here to download Sky Go for free on Android phone or tablet

Pay less and watch The Masters with NOW TV

If you don’t want to sign up to Sky, you can still grab a temporary Sky Sports pass with NOW TV’s excellent service - and no long term contracts.

You can buy a day pass or a week pass for £7.99 or a very reasonable £12.99 respectively

And right now you can get a whole month's access for just £20.

Click here to see all the NOW TV options for The Masters.

How to watch the The Masters in the UK on Sky

If you'd prefer to sign up to Sky proper, there are a few ways to get it to make sure you don’t miss the The Masters.

You can sign up to Sign up to Sky Sports here.

If you already have Sky but not the sports pack, you can add the Sports package from £18 extra for the first 3 months.

Click here to see all the Sky Sports package options.

How to watch if you’re away from home

If you have Sky Sports but you’re on holiday, you can still tune into your account by using a VPN. This is software you can install for a small price on your phone, tablet or laptop that makes your Sky Go or NOW TV account work from abroad.

Check out good options from Nord VPN here

Check out good options from ExpressVPN here.