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2013 U.S. Open TV Coverage – DirecTV Interactive

Written by: Tony Korologos | Thursday, June 13th, 2013
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Below is the network broadcast schedule for the 2013 U.S. Open.  Also below is some info on the mega-cool interactive viewing setup for those of you, like me, who have DirecTV.
U.S. Open TV Coverage
  • 6/13 Thursday – 12-3p ESPN, 3-5p NBC, 5-10 ESPN
  • 6/14 Friday – 12-3p ESPN, 3-5p NBC, 5-10 ESPN
  • 6/15 Saturday – 2-8p NBC
  • 6/16 Sunday – 1:30-7:30 NBC
U.S. Open DirecTV Information (courtesy of DTV)
TheMix Channel for this event will include the home network broadcast (ESPN) (Ch. 702), two featured group channels (Ch. 703-704), and dedicated coverage (Ch. 705) of the two toughest holes on the course, 11 and 18.  Viewers can watch them at the same time or select any one and tune in directly to full screen.  (When the NBC coverage begins, viewers will see a slide on the home network screen that directs them to tune to their local NBC affiliate.)
Viewers of the Mix and Feature Channels also have access to an interactive Menu of features. Pressing the red button on your remote will provide access to:
  • Top five Leaders – top five current scores against par
  • Leaderboard – Select any golfer for a more in-depth scorecard and set up a “favorites” list
  • “Tune to” – Returns you to any one of the Mix channels
2013 DirecTV U.S. Open Interactive - Click to zoom

2013 DirecTV U.S. Open Interactive – Click to zoom


Golf on TV This Week

Written by: Tony Korologos | Thursday, June 6th, 2013
Categories: Champions TourEuropean TourLPGA TourPGA TourPro Golf

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FedEx St. Jude Classic
TPC Southwind, Memphis, Tennessee

TV

Thursday & Friday 3-6 p.m. Golf Channel
Saturday & Sunday 1-2:30 p.m. Golf Channel, 3-6 p.m. CBS

Notables in the field: Dustin Johnson, Charley Hoffman, Ian Poulter, John Daly, Tim Clark, Padraig Harrington, Gary Woodland.

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Regions Tradition (Major Championship)
Shoal Creek, Alabama

TV

Thursday & Friday 6:30-8:30 p.m. Golf Channel
Saturday & Sunday 7:30-9:30 p.m. Golf Channel

In the field: Tom Lehman, Bernhard Langer, John Cook, Craig Stadler, Kenny Perry, Fred Funk, Duffy Waldorf (who recently won on the PGA Tour), Jay Hass, Jay Don Blake.

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Wegmans LPGA Championship
Locust Hill Country Club, Rochester, New York

TV

Thursday through Sunday 9:00 a.m. 12:00 noon (tape delay) Golf Channel


Golf on TV This Week – Tiger Woods & Rory McIlory in Action at The Memorial Tournament

Written by: Tony Korologos | Thursday, May 30th, 2013
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The Memorial Tournament
Dates: May 30-June 2
Venue: Muirfield Village GC, Dublin, Ohio

Golf Channel Airtimes (Eastern):
Thursday 2:30-6:30 p.m.
Friday 2:30-6:30 p.m.
Saturday 12:30-2:30 p.m. Golf Channel – 2:30-6 p.m. CBS
Sunday 12:30-2:30 p.m. Golf Channel – 2:30-6 p.m. CBS

Field

Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy, Adam Scott, Lee Westwood, Ernie Els, Luke Donald, Justin Rose, Bubba Watson, Keegan Bradley, Rickie Fowler, Dustin Johnson, Hunter Mahan, Jason Day, Nick Watney, Webb Simpson, Bill Haas, Zach Johnson, Angel Cabrera, Nicolas Colsaerts, Bo Van Pelt, Branden Grace, Shane Lowry, George Coetzee, 2012 U.S. Amateur Champion Steven Fox, 14-year old Guan Tianlang.

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ShopRite LPGA Classic Presented by Acer
Dates: May 31-June 2
Venue: Bay Course, Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club, Galloway, N.J.

Golf Channel Airtimes (Eastern):
Friday Noon-2 p.m.
Saturday 2:30-6 p.m.
Sunday 2-6 p.m.

Field

Stacy Lewis, Yani Tseng, Michelle Wie, Lexi Thompson, Paula Creamer, Ai Miyazato, Inbee Park, Suzann Pettersen, Beatriz Recari, Azahara Muñoz, Morgan Pressel, Natalie Gulbis, Cristie Kerr, Karrie Webb, Na Yeon Choi, I.K. Kim, Sandra Gal, Brittany Lincicome.

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Principal Charity Classic
Dates: May 31-June 2
Venue: Wakonda Club, Des Moines, Iowa

Golf Channel Airtimes (Eastern):
Friday7-9 p.m. (Tape Delay)
Saturday 6:30-9:30 p.m. (Tape Delay)
Sunday 7-9:30 p.m. (Tape Delay)

Field

Bernhard Langer, Tom Lehman, Mark O’Meara, Fred Funk, Jay Haas, Roger Chapman, Mark Calcavecchia, Corey Pavin, David Frost, Peter Senior, Michael Allen, Russ Cochran, Loren Roberts, Tom Pernice, Jr., Steve Elkington, Rocco Mediate.

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Nordea Masters
Dates: May 30-June 2
Venue: Bro Hof Slott GC, Stockholm, Sweden

Golf Channel Airtimes (Eastern):
Thursday 9 a.m.- Noon
Friday 9 a.m.- Noon
Saturday 8-11:30 a.m.
Sunday 8-11:30 a.m.

Field

Darren Clarke, Paul Casey, Francesco Molinari, Edoardo Molinari, Miguel Angel Jimenez, Alvaro Quiros, Matteo Manassero, Thomas Bjorn, Rafael Cabrera-Bello, Jamie Donaldson, Chris Wood, Paul Lawrie, Peter Uihlein, Alan Dunbar.


Golf on TV This Week

Written by: Tony Korologos | Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013
Categories: Champions TourEuropean TourLPGA TourPGA TourPro GolfRory McIlory

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Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial
Dates: May 23-26
Venue: Colonial Country Club, Ft. Worth, Texas

Airtimes (Eastern):
Thursday 3-6 p.m. Golf Channel
Friday 3-6 p.m. Golf Channel
Saturday 1-2:30 p.m. Golf Channel – 3-6 p.m. CBS
Sunday 1-2:30 p.m. Golf Channel – 3-6 p.m. CBS

Notables in the Field

Charl Schwartzel, Louis Oosthuizen, Matt Kuchar, Hunter Mahan, Rickie Fowler, Jason Dufner, Jim Furyk, Angel Cabrera, Zach Johnson, Henrik Stenson, Bo Van Pelt, Vijay Singh, Freddie Jacobson, Tom Lehman, Camilo Villegas, Patrick Cantlay.

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BMW PGA Championship
Dates: May 23-26
Venue: Wentworth Club, Surrey, England

Golf Channel Airtimes (Eastern):
Thursday 5 a.m.-noon (Live)
Friday 5 a.m.-noon (Live)
Saturday 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Live)
Sunday 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Live)

Notables in the Field

Rory McIlroy, Luke Donald, Lee Westwood, Justin Rose, Ian Poulter, Graeme McDowell, Ernie Els, Martin Kaymer, Sergio Garcia, Padraig Harrington, Darren Clarke, Nicolas Colsaerts, Thomas Bjorn, Peter Hanson, Francesco Molinari, Branden Grace, Matteo Manassero, Paul Lawrie, Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano and Chris Wood.

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Senior PGA Championship
Dates: May 23-26
Venue: Bellerive Country Club, St. Louis, Mo.

Golf Channel Airtimes (Eastern):
Thursday Noon-3 p.m.
Friday Noon-3 p.m.

NBC Airtimes (Eastern):
Saturday 3-6 p.m.
Sunday 3-6 p.m.

Notables in the Field

Tom Watson, Bernhard Langer, Tom Kite, Curtis Strange and Lanny Wadkins; fellow Ryder Cup Captains Hal Sutton, Mark James and Ian Woosnam; and major champions Mark Brooks, Mark Calcavecchia, Steve Elkington, Larry Mize, Andy North, Mark O’Meara, Jerry Pate, Scott Simpson, Jeff Sluman, Bob Tway and 2012 defending champion Roger Chapman.

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Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic
Dates: May 23-26
Venue: Ocean Club Golf Course, Paradise Island, Bahamas

Golf Channel Airtimes (Eastern):
Thursday 6:30-8:30 p.m. (Tape Delay)
Friday 6:30-8:30 p.m. (Tape Delay)
Saturday 3-6 p.m.
Sunday 3-6 p.m.

Notables in the Field

Inbee Park, Stacy Lewis, Yani Tseng, Lexi Thompson, Paula Creamer, Ai Miyazato, Suzann Pettersen, Morgan Pressel, Azahara Munoz, Na Yeon Choi, Natalie Gulbis, Cristie Kerr, I.K. Kim, Jessica Korda, Lizette Salas, Jiyai Shin.


Golf on TV This Week – Jack, Arnie, Trevino, Player, McIlory, Mickelson all in action this week

Written by: Tony Korologos | Thursday, May 2nd, 2013
Categories: Champions TourEuropean TourLPGA TourPGA TourPro GolfRory McIlory

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Wells Fargo Championship
Dates: May 2-5
Venue: Quail Hollow Club, Charlotte, N.C.

Golf Channel Airtimes (Eastern):
Thursday 3-7 p.m.
Friday 3-7 p.m.
Saturday 1-2:30 p.m.
Sunday 1-2:30 p.m.

In the field: Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson, Lee Westwood, Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler, Webb Simpson, Nick Watney, Sergio Garcia, Padraig Harrington, Martin Kaymer, Hunter Mahan, Angel Cabrera, Robert Garrigus, Nicolas Colsaerts, Bill Haas, Russell Henley, Ryo Ishikawa, Matteo Manassero, Freddie Jacobson, D.A. Points and Jordan Spieth.

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Insperity Championship
Dates: May 3-5
Venue: Tournament Course, The Woodlands Country Club, The Woodlands, Texas

Golf Channel Airtimes (Eastern):
Friday 7:30-9:30 p.m. (Tape Delay)
Saturday 6:30-9:30 p.m. (Tape Delay)
Sunday 7-9:30 p.m. (Tape Delay)

Greats of Golf

Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player and Lee Trevino will play in the Greats of Golf competition Saturday along with Johnny Miller, Raymond Floyd, Don January, Gene Littler, David Graham, Tony Jacklin, Charles Coody and Dave Stockton.  The Greats of Golf players tee off following the last tee time of the official tournament on Saturday. Format: 3-somes in 18 hole scramble.

In the field: Bernhard Langer, Tom Lehman, Kenny Perry, John Cook, Jay Haas, Mark Calcavecchia, Fred Funk, Corey Pavin, David Frost, Steve Elkington, Rocco Mediate, Peter Senior, Roger Chapman, Michael Allen, Brad Faxon, Tom Pernice Jr., Peter Jacobsen and Hale Irwin.

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Kingsmill Championship
Dates: May 2-5
Venue: River Course, Kingsmill Resort, Williamsburg, Va.

Airtimes (Eastern):
Thursday 12:30-2:30 p.m. (Live)
Friday 12:30-2:30 p.m. (Live)
Saturday 3-6 p.m. (Live)
Sunday 3-6 p.m. (Live)

In the field: Inbee Park, Stacy Lewis, Yani Tseng, Paula Creamer, Lexi Thompson, Michelle Wie, Ai Miyazato, Suzann Pettersen, Morgan Pressel, Natalie Gulbis, Beatriz Recari, Jiyai Shin, Azahara Munoz, Cristie Kerr, Brittany Lincicome, Karrie Webb, I.K. Kim and Lizette Salas.

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Volvo China Open
Dates: May 2-5
Venue: Binhai Lake Golf Club, Tianjin, China

Golf Channel Airtimes (Eastern):
Thursday 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Tape Delay)
Friday 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Tape Delay)
Saturday 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Tape Delay)
Sunday 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Tape Delay)

In the field: Thomas Bjorn, Paul Casey, Branden Grace, Paul Lawrie, Edoardo Molinari, Rafael Cabrera-Bello, Alvaro Quiros, Alexander Noren, Jeev Milkha Singh, Richie Ramsay, David Howell and Wu Cheng Ye.


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