How many rounds in the Masters tournament?
I believe it is four rounds ... a total of 72 holes (divided by 18 = 4)
Among all golfers with twenty-five or more rounds played in The Masters who holds the tournament record for best career scoring average?
As of the 2008 Masters, that would be Tiger Woods with a 70.85 average for 46 rounds. Phil Mickelson is second with a 70.98 average for 54 rounds. They are the only two players with 25 or more rounds who average under 71. Click on the 'Masters Scoring Average' link below to see more concerning scoring average at the Masters.
Clifford Roberts (Augusta National club chairman) wanted to call the tournament the Masters from the beginning (1934) because the field of players was so strong. Bobby Jones (tournament and club founder) thought this title was too presumptuous and named the tournament the Augusta National Invitational Golf Tournament. However, Clifford Roberts told some of his friends in the press and the tournament was unofficially called the Masters in newspapers. Jones finally relented and in 1939 the…