Thursday, June 4

Golf on TV: Memorial Tournament, Manulife LPGA Classic, Principal Charity Classic, Nordea Masters

The following edited content was supplied by Golf Channel in a news release.


the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide Insurance
Dates: June 4-7
Venue: Muirfield Village Golf Club, Dublin, Ohio

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday         2:30-6:30 p.m. (Live) / 7:30-11:30 p.m. (Replay)
Friday              2:30-6:30 p.m. (Live) / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. (Replay)
Saturday          12:30-2:30 p.m. (Live) / 8:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. (Replay)
Sunday            Noon-2 p.m. (Live) / 8 p.m.-1:30 a.m. (Replay)

On CBS (Eastern):
Saturday: 3-6 p.m.
Sunday: 2:30-6 p.m.

Broadcast Notes

Faldo to be recognized as Memorial Tournament honoree: Golf Channel and CBS analyst Nick Faldo will be recognized as the Memorial Tournament honoree this week, a title given to someone who has greatly contributed to the game of golf.

Matsuyama defends: Hideki Matsuyama defeated Kevin Na on the first playoff hole to earn his first career PGA TOUR victory.

Headlining the field: Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler, Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Dustin Johnson, Jason Day, Jim Furyk, Patrick Reed, Justin Rose, Matt Kuchar, Kevin Na and Steve Stricker.

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Manulife LPGA Classic
Dates: June 4-7
Venue: Whistle Bear Golf Club, Cambridge, Ont., Canada

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday         Noon-2 p.m. (Live)
Friday              Noon-2 p.m. (Live)
Saturday          2:30-5:30 p.m. (Live) / 3:30-6 a.m. (Sunday replay)
Sunday            2-5 p.m. (Live) / 3:30-6 a.m. (Monday replay)

Broadcast Notes

Park defends: Inbee Park finished three shots ahead of Cristie Kerr for her 10th LPGA Tour win.

Headlining the field: Lydia Ko, Inbee Park, Stacy Lewis, Hyo Joo Kim, Shanshan Feng, So Yeon Ryu, Anna Nordqvist, Brittany Lincicome, Brooke Henderson and Cristie Kerr.
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Principal Charity Classic
Dates: June 5-7
Venue: Wakonda Club, Des Moines, Iowa

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Friday              6:30-8:30 p.m. (Tape delay) / 3-5 p.m. (Live streaming on Golf Live Extra)
Saturday          5:30-7:30 p.m. (Live) / 1:30-3:30 a.m. (Sunday replay)
Sunday            5-7 p.m. (Live) / 1:30-3:30 a.m. (Monday replay)

Broadcast Notes

Pernice Jr. defends: Tom Pernice Jr. defeated Doug Garwood on the second playoff hole for his third career Champions Tour victory.

Headlining the field: Davis Love III, Bernhard Langer, Carlos Franco, Jesper Parnevik, Rocco Mediate, John Cook, Jay Haas, Fred Funk, Jeff Maggert, Jeff Sluman and Tom Pernice Jr.

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Nordea Masters
Dates: June 4-7                                                                                       
Venue: PGA Sweden National (Lakes Course), Malmo, Sweden

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday         5-7 a.m. / 9 a.m.-Noon (Live)
Friday              5-7 a.m. / 9 a.m.-Noon (Live)
Saturday          7:30-11:30 a.m. (Live)
Sunday            7-11:30 a.m. (Live)

Broadcast Notes

Jaidee defends: Thongchai Jaidee defeated Victor Dubuisson and Stephen Gallacher on the first playoff hole to earn his sixth career European Tour win.

Headlining the Field: Henrik Stenson, Miguel Angel Jimenez, Victor Dubuisson, Stephen Gallacher, Jonas Blixt, Thomas Bjorn, Peter Uihlein, Joost Luiten, Mikko Ilonen and Alexander Levy.

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