Thursday, April 28

Golf on TV: Zurich Classic of New Orleans, Volunteers of America Texas Shootout, Volvo China Open


By Golf Channel Communications

PGA TOUR

Zurich Classic of New Orleans
Dates: April 28-May 1
Venue: TPC Louisiana, Avondale, La.

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday         3-6 p.m. (Live) / 8:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m. (Replay)
Friday              3-6 p.m. (Live) / 8:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m. (Replay)
Saturday          1-2:30 p.m. (Live) / 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. (Replay)
Sunday            1-2:30 p.m. (Live) / 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. (Replay)

Tournament Airtimes on CBS (Eastern):
Saturday 3-6 p.m.
Sunday 3-6 p.m.

Rose defends: Justin Rose finished one shot ahead of Cameron Tringale to earn his seventh career PGA TOUR win.

Headlining the field: Jason Day, Rickie Fowler, Justin Rose, Charley Hoffman, Billy Horschel, Smylie Kaufman, Steve Stricker, Patrick Rodgers, Daniel Berger and Byeong Hun An.

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LPGA TOUR

Volunteers of America Texas Shootout
Dates: April 28-May 1                                                               
Venue: Las Colinas Country Club, Irving, Texas

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

Format: This week’s event is unique in that while there is a cut to low-70 players (and ties) following 36 holes on Friday, there is an additional cut to low-50 players (and ties) after 54 holes on Saturday.

Headlining the field: Lexi Thompson, Stacy Lewis, Brooke Henderson, Sei Young Kim, In Gee Chun, Amy Yang, So Yeon Ryu, Shanshan Feng, Hyo Joo Kim, Minjee Lee and Suzann Pettersen.

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EUROPEAN TOUR

Volvo China Open
Dates: April 28-May 1                                                               
Venue: Topwin Golf & Country Club, Beijing, China          

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday         12:30-2:30 a.m. (Tape delay) / 2:30-5:30 a.m. (Live) / 6-10 a.m. (Replay)
Friday              5-10 a.m. (Tape delay)
Saturday          6-10 a.m. (Tape delay)
Sunday            6-10 a.m. (Tape delay)

Ashun defends: Wu Ashun defeated David Howell by one stroke to earn his first European Tour victory, becoming the first Chinese player to win a European Tour event in his home country.

Headlining the field: Miguel Angel Jimenez, Thorbjorn Olesen, Peter Uihlein, Bernd Wiesberger, Tommy Fleetwood, Alexander Levy, Y.E. Yang and Joost Luiten.

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