2017 Open Championship TV Schedule and Broadcast Notes

From a Golf Channel press release. ORLANDO, Fla. (July 18, 2017) – The 146th Open began today, Thursday, and NBC Sports Group will provide 49.5 hours of live coverage from Royal Birkdale. NBC Sports additionally will offer several ancillary digital feeds to complement its linear broadcast, including: Marquee Group, Featured Holes (12, 13, 14) and The Open Spotlight, which … Read more

2017 U.S. Women’s Open TV Schedule and Tournament Notes

THE 72ND U.S. WOMEN’S OPEN begins tomorrow at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey. Brittany Lang is the defending champion. Following are the particulars. Course Setup The Old Course at Trump National Golf Club will be set up at 6,732 yards and will play to a par of 36-36–72. Based on the setup, … Read more

2016 U.S. Women’s Open Fact Sheet and TV Schedule

The 2016 U.S. Women’s Open starts on Thursday at CordeValle in San Martin, California. From USGA Communications, following is much of the need-to-know information about the championship. CHAMPIONSHIP TICKETS A variety of ticket options are available for purchase at 2016uswomensopen.com. PAR AND YARDAGE      CordeValle will be set up at 6,784 yards and will … Read more

2015 Masters TV Schedule and Tournament Notes

The par-3 16th hole at Augusta National Golf Club. (Keith Allison) IT’S THE 2015 MASTERS! Magnolias, azaleas, Amen Corner, patrons, pimento cheese sandwiches and so much more.MASTERS NEED TO KNOWPurse: $9 millionWinner’s share: A bundleDefending champion: Bubba Watson2015 Masters LeaderboardMasters fieldAugusta National Golf ClubFirst and second round groupings and tee timesMasters tournament informationMasters winnersOfficial Masters siteMasters Talk“At my … Read more

2014 PGA Championship TV Schedule and Tournament Notes

THE 2014 PGA CHAMPIONSHIP TEES OFF on Thursday at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky. The field of 156 players includes 136 tour pros and 20 PGA club pros. The current weather forecast for the year’s last major looks good, with temperatures in the mid 80s, a 20 to 30 percent chance of rain (each … Read more

2014 RICOH Women’s British Open TV Schedule and Notes

IT’S THE “YEAR OF THE WOMEN,” reports GolfChannel.com, citing the marquee winners on the LPGA circuit during the 2014 season. All but three victors have been ranked within the top 16 in the Rolex Rankings. And one of the others, Lydia Ko, is a rising star. The young New Zealander has already won twice this … Read more

2014 Masters TV Schedule and Tournament Notes

IT’S THE MASTERS, PATRONS! Magnolias, azaleas, Amen Corner, pimento cheese sandwiches and Chuck Norris-style security. MASTERS NEED TO KNOW Purse: $8 million Winner’s share: $1.44 million Defending champion: Adam Scott 2014 Masters Leaderboard Masters field Augusta National Golf Club First and second round groupings and tee times Masters photo gallery Masters newsroom Masters tournament information Masters … Read more

Golf on TV: Valspar Championship, Trophee Hassan II, Toshiba Classic

By Golf Channel News (The following edited content was supplied by Golf Channel in a news release.) Golf Channel and NBC Sports will provide 20 hours of live TV coverage of the Valspar Championship this week from Innisbrook Resort & Golf Club outside of Tampa, Fla. The European Tour is in Morocco this week for … Read more

Golf on TV: WGC-Accenture Match Play and Honda LPGA Thailand

By Golf Channel News (The following edited content was supplied by Golf Channel in a news release.) Golf Channel will provide more than 20 hours of live golf coverage of this week’s WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship in Arizona, showcasing the world’s top-64 players in a unique bracket format beginning on Wednesday. The tournament is the … Read more