Thursday, May 26

Golf on TV: Dean & DeLuca Invitational, Senior PGA Championship, BMW PGA Championship, LPGA Volvik Championship



By Golf Channel Communications

PGA TOUR

Dean & DeLuca Invitational
Dates: May 26-29
Venue: Colonial Country Club, Fort Worth, Texas

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday         4-7 p.m. (Live) / 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. (Replay)
Friday              4-7 p.m. (Live) / 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. (Replay)
Saturday          1-2:30 p.m. (Live) / 7-11:30 p.m. (Replay)
Sunday            1-2:30 p.m. (Live) / 7-11:30 p.m. (Replay)
   
Kirk defends: Chris Kirk won by one shot over Jason Bohn, Brandt Snedeker and Jordan Spieth for his fourth PGA TOUR victory.

Headlining the field: Jordan Spieth, Adam Scott, Zach Johnson, Louis Oosthuizen, Jim Furyk, Matt Kuchar, Bryson DeChambeau, Charl Schwartzel, Steve Stricker and Chris Kirk.

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PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS

The PGA TOUR Champions will stage its second major in as many weeks at the Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid at Harbor Shores in Michigan. Colin Montgomerie will be looking to win the event for the third consecutive year, while Bernhard Langer will attempt to become the first player ever to win five different senior majors championships. 

Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid
Dates: May 26-29
Venue: Harbor Shores, Benton Harbor, Mich.

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday         1-4 p.m. (Live) / 12:30-3:30 a.m. (Friday replay)
Friday              1-4 p.m. (Live) / 12:30-3:30 a.m. (Saturday replay)

Tournament Airtimes on NBC (Eastern):
Saturday          2:30-5 p.m. (Live)
Sunday            3-6 p.m. (Live)

Montgomerie defends: Colin Montgomerie defeated Esteban Toledo by four shots at French Lick Resort last year to successfully defend his 2014 title and earn his third-career PGA TOUR Champions major title.

Headlining the field: Bernhard Langer, Colin Montgomerie, John Daly, Kenny Perry, Jesper Parnevik, Mark O’Meara, Tom Lehman, Jeff Maggert, Duffy Waldorf and Kirk Triplett.

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EUROPEAN TOUR

BMW PGA Championship
Dates: May 26-29                                                                       
Venue: Wentworth Club (West Course), Surrey, England    

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday         5 a.m.-1 p.m. (Live)
Friday              5 a.m.-1 p.m. (Live)
Saturday          7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Live)
Sunday            7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Live)

An defends: Ben An finished six strokes ahead of the field to earn his first European Tour win.

Headlining the field: Danny Willett, Martin Kaymer, Lee Westwood, Rafa Cabrera Bello, Russell Knox, David Lingmerth, Miguel Angel Jimenez, Shane Lowry and Graeme McDowell.

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LPGA TOUR

LPGA Volvik Championship
Dates: May 26-29                                                                       
Venue: Travis Pointe Country Club, Ann Arbor, Mich.

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday         7-9 p.m. (Tape delay) / 4:30-6:30 p.m. (Streaming on Golf Live Extra)
Friday              7-9 p.m. (Tape delay) / 4:30-6:30 p.m. (Streaming on Golf Live Extra)
Saturday          3-6 p.m. (Live) / 3:30-6 a.m. (Sunday replay)
Sunday            3-6 p.m. (Live) / 3:30-6 a.m. (Monday replay)

Inaugural event: This is the inaugural edition of the LPGA Volvik Championship and is the first of two LPGA events held in the state of Michigan in 2016, with the Meijer LPGA Classic in Grand Rapids next month.

Headlining the field: Lydia Ko, Lexi Thompson, Inbee Park, Ariya Jutanugarn, Brooke Henderson, Sei Young Kim, So Yeon Ryu, Suzann Pettersen and Brittany Lincicome.

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