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This Week on Tour – PGA Tour’s Farmers Insurance Open with Tiger Woods in field, LPGA & European Tours

Written by: Tony Korologos | Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
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Farmers Insurance Open
Dates: January 23-26
Venue: Torrey Pines Golf Course (North & South courses), La Jolla, Calif.

Notables in the field: Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Dustin Johnson, Keegan Bradley, Brandt Snedeker, Jason Day, Rickie Fowler, Hunter Mahan, Bubba Watson and Jimmy Walker.

Tournament Airtimes On Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday 3-7 p.m. (Live) / 7:30-11:30 p.m. (Replay)
Friday 3-7 p.m. (Live) / 7:30-11:30 p.m. (Replay)
Saturday 1-2:30 p.m. (Live) / 6:30-11 p.m. (Golf Channel and CBS Replay)
Sunday 1-2:30 p.m. (Live) / 7 p.m.-Midnight (Golf Channel and CBS Replay)

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

Notables in the field: Stacy Lewis, Suzann Pettersen, Michelle Wie, Lexi Thompson, Paula Creamer, Ai Miyazato, Lydia Ko, Morgan Pressel, Beatriz Recari and Natalie Gulbis.

Tournament Airtimes On Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (Live)
Friday 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (Live)
Saturday 3-5 p.m. (Live)
Sunday 3-5 p.m. (Live)

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Commercialbank Qatar Masters
Dates: January 22-25
Venue: Doha Golf Club, Doha, Qatar

Notables in the field: Henrik Stenson, Sergio Garcia, Jason Dufner, Luke Donald, Ernie Els, Martin Kaymer, Thomas Bjorn, Migueal Angel Jimenez, Branden Grace, Alvaro Quiros.

Tournament Airtimes On Golf Channel (Eastern):
Wednesday 5-8 a.m. (Live) / Noon-2 p.m. (Replay)
Thursday 5-8 a.m. (Live)
Friday 4:30-8:30 a.m. (Live)
Saturday 4:30-8:30 a.m. (Live) / 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Replay)


This Week on Tour: Humana Challenge, Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, Mitsubishi Electric Championship

Written by: Tony Korologos | Wednesday, January 15th, 2014
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Humana Challenge
Dates: January 16-19
Venues: Palmer Private Course, PGA West; Nicklaus Private Course, PGA West; La Quinta Country Club (all three courses in La Quinta, Calif.)

Field

Holly Saunders (ProAm), Brandt Snedeker, Rickie Fowler, Keegan Bradley, Zach Johnson, Webb Simpson, Brian Gay, Billy Horschel, John Daly and Harris English.

Tournament Airtimes On Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday 3-7 p.m. (Live) / 7:30-11:30 p.m. (Replay) / Midnight-4 a.m. (Replay)
Friday 3-7 p.m. (Live) / 10:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. (Replay)
Saturday 3-7 p.m. (Live) / 10:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. (Replay)
Sunday 3-7 p.m. (Live) / 10:30 p.m.-2:30 a.m. (Replay)

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Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship
Dates: January 16-19
Venue: Abu Dhabi Golf Club, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Field

Phil Mickelson, Rory McIlroy, Henrik Stenson, Luke Donald, Sergio Garcia, Martin Kaymer, Matteo Manassero, Miguel Angel Jimenez and Jamie Donaldson.

Tournament Airtimes On Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday 4-8 a.m. (Live) / 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (Replay)
Friday 4-8 a.m. (Live) / 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (Replay)
Saturday 4-8 a.m. (Live) / 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (Replay)
Sunday 4-8 a.m. (Live) / 10:30 a.m.-2:30 pm. (Replay)

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Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai
Dates: January 17-19
Venue: Hualalai Resort Golf Club, Ka’upulehu-Kona, Hawaii

Field

Fred Couples, Tom Watson, Bernhard Langer, Nick Price, Kenny Perry, Rocco Mediate, Tom Lehman, Jay Haas, Fred Funk, John Cook and Mark Calcavecchia.

Tournament Airtimes On Golf Channel (Eastern):
Friday 7-10 p.m. (Live / 2-4 a.m. (Replay)
Saturday 7-10 p.m. (Live) / 2-4 a.m. (Replay)
Sunday 7-10 p.m. (Live) / 3-5 a.m. (Replay)


This Week on Tour: 2014 Sony Open, Volvo Golf Champions

Written by: Tony Korologos | Wednesday, January 8th, 2014
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Sony Open in Hawaii
Dates: January 9-12
Venue: Waialae Country Club, Honolulu, Hawaii

Tournament Airtimes On Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday 7-10:30 p.m. (Live) / 11 p.m.-2:30 a.m. (Replay) / 3-6 a.m. (Replay)
Friday 7-10:30 p.m. (Live) / 11 p.m.-2:30 a.m. (Replay) / 3-6 a.m. (Replay)
Saturday 7-10:30 p.m. (Live) / 11 p.m.-2:30 a.m. (Replay) / 3-6 a.m. (Replay)
Sunday 7-10 p.m. (Live) / 11 p.m.-2 a.m. (Replay) / 3-6 a.m. (Replay)

Field

Notables: Adam Scott, Jason Dufner, Zach Johnson, Jordan Spieth, Matt Kuchar, Tommy Gainey, Harris English, Russell Henley, Vijay Singh, Bo Van Pelt, Stewart Cink, Guan Tianlang.

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Volvo Golf Champions
Dates: January 9-12
Venue: Durban Country Club, Durban, South Africa

Tournament Airtimes On Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday 11 a.m.-3 p.m. (Tape Delay)
Friday 11 a.m.-3 p.m. (Tape Delay)
Saturday 7-11 a.m. (Tape Delay)
Sunday 7-11 a.m. (Tape Delay)

Field

Notables: Louis Oosthuizen, Charl Schwartzel, Paul Casey, Thomas Bjorn, Matteo Manassero, Miguel Angel Jimenez, Darren Clarke, Branden Grace and Padraig Harrington.


2013 World Golf Rankings

Written by: Tony Korologos | Thursday, January 2nd, 2014
Categories: European TourPro GolfRory McIloryTiger Woods

Below is the world golf ranking through 12/1/13 for the top 50 players in the world. Tiger Woods is on top, having moved from the #3 position one year ago. Rory McIlory was #1 in the world one year ago, but has now moved to #6.  Despite winning the U.S. Open, Justin Rose stayed at #4.  The big mover was Henrik Stenson naturally.  He moved from #53 to #3 in one year.  Phil Mickelson moved from #17 one year ago to #5.

Rank Player Avg Points Total Points Events
 1  Tiger Woods,  USA  11.69  479.49  41
 2  Adam Scott,  AUS  9.60  393.43  41
 3  Henrik Stenson,  SWE  9.16  476.20  52
 4  Justin Rose,  ENG  7.16  372.50  52
 5  Phil Mickelson,  USA  7.06  345.92  49
 6  Rory McIlroy,  NIR  6.50  318.44  49
 7  Matt Kuchar,  USA  6.15  319.93  52
 8  Steve Stricker,  USA  5.72  228.94  40
 9  Zach Johnson,  USA  5.45  283.23  52
 10  Sergio Garcia,  ESP  5.31  265.30  50
 11  Jason Day,  AUS  5.29  232.65  44
 12  Ian Poulter,  ENG  5.24  256.68  49
 13  Brandt Snedeker,  USA  5.18  253.89  49
 14  Graeme McDowell,  NIR  5.01  260.31  52
 15  Jason Dufner,  USA  4.98  258.83  52
 16  Dustin Johnson,  USA  4.80  230.55  48
 17  Luke Donald,  ENG  4.76  233.48  49
 18  Charl Schwartzel,  RSA  4.74  246.50  52
 19  Jim Furyk,  USA  4.55  218.20  48
 20  Keegan Bradley,  USA  4.31  224.18  52
 21  Webb Simpson,  USA  4.30  219.10  51
 22  Jordan Spieth,  USA  4.15  166.06  40
 23  Hideki Matsuyama,  JPN  3.88  155.03  40
 24  Thomas Bjorn,  DEN  3.76  191.95  51
 25  Lee Westwood,  ENG  3.69  191.88  52
 26  Jamie Donaldson,  WAL  3.66  179.34  49
 27  Ernie Els,  RSA  3.55  184.37  52
 28  Bubba Watson,  USA  3.45  162.32  47
 29  Bill Haas,  USA  3.35  174.21  52
 30  Nick Watney,  USA  3.26  169.72  52
 31  Hunter Mahan,  USA  3.23  168.15  52
 32  Victor Dubuisson,  FRA  3.22  132.20  41
 33  Ryan Moore,  USA  3.16  160.96  51
 34  Louis Oosthuizen,  RSA  2.96  154.07  52
 35  Gonzalo Fdez-Castano,  ESP  2.95  153.59  52
 36  Graham Delaet,  CAN  2.86  148.60  52
 37  Miguel A Jimenez,  ESP  2.79  130.96  47
 38  Francesco Molinari,  ITA  2.77  144.20  52
 39  Martin Kaymer,  GER  2.71  140.82  52
 40  Rickie Fowler,  USA  2.66  133.13  50
 41  Billy Horschel,  USA  2.63  136.58  52
 42  Jonas Blixt,  SWE  2.62  136.44  52
 43  Matteo Manassero,  ITA  2.60  135.32  52
 44  Kevin Streelman,  USA  2.58  134.42  52
 45  David Lynn,  ENG  2.58  134.13  52
 46  Thongchai Jaidee,  THA  2.57  133.67  52
 47  Jimmy Walker,  USA  2.48  128.87  52
 48  Peter Hanson,  SWE  2.40  120.12  50
 49  Joost Luiten,  NED  2.35  120.09  51
 50  Branden Grace,  RSA  2.34  121.77  52

This Week in Golf – Northwestern Mutual World Challenge, Nedbank Golf Challenge, Hong Kong open

Written by: Tony Korologos | Thursday, December 5th, 2013
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Northwestern Mutual World Challenge
Dates: December 5-8
Venue: Sherwood Country Club, Thousand Oaks, Calif.

Golf Channel Airtimes (Eastern):
Thursday 3-6 p.m. (Live) / 8-11 p.m. (Replay)
Friday 3-6 p.m. (Live) / 8-11 p.m. (Replay)
Saturday 1-3 p.m. (Live) / 6:30-9:30 p.m. (Replay)
Sunday 1-3 p.m. (Live) / 6:30-9:30 p.m. (Replay)

NBC Airtimes (Eastern)
Saturday 3-6 p.m. (Live)
Sunday 3-6 p.m. (Live)
Purse: $3,500,000 Winning Share: $1,000,000

Headlining the Field: Tiger Woods, Graeme McDowell, Rory McIlroy, Lee Westwood, Ian Poulter, Jason Dufner, Matt Kuchar, Hunter Mahan, Jordan Spieth, Dustin Johnson, Zach Johnson, Bubba Watson, Jim Furyk, Steve Stricker, Keegan Bradley, Jason Day, Webb Simpson and Bill Haas.

Nedbank Golf Challenge
Dates: December 5-8
Venue: Gary Player Country Club, Sun City, South Africa

Golf Channel Airtimes (Eastern):
Thursday 4-9:30 a.m. (Live) / 6:30-8 p.m. (Replay)
Friday 4-9:30 a.m. (Live) / 6:30-8 p.m. (Replay)
Saturday 4-9:30 a.m. (Live) / 3-6 p.m. (Replay) / 9:30-11:30 p.m. (Replay)
Sunday 4-9:30 a.m. (Live) / 3-6 p.m. (Replay / 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. (Replay)

Headlining the Field: Henrik Stenson, Justin Rose, Sergio Garcia, Luke Donald, Charl Schwartzel, Martin Kaymer, Ernie Els, Louis Oosthuizen, Matteo Manassero, Gary Woodland and D.A. Points.

Hong Kong Open
Dates: December 5-8
Venue: Hong Kong Golf Club (Composite Course), Fanling, Hong Kong

Golf Channel Airtimes (Eastern):
Thursday Midnight-4 a.m. (Live)
Friday Midnight-4 a.m. (Live)
Saturday Midnight-4 a.m. (Live)
Sunday Midnight-4 a.m. (Live) / 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Replay)

Headlining the Field: Miguel Angel Jimenez, Guan Tianlang (a), John Daly, Rafa Cabrera-Bello, Daniel Chopra, Thorbjorn Olesen, Thomas Levet and Jeev Milkha Singh.


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