Thursday, June 8

Golf on TV: FedEx St. Jude Classic, Manulife LPGA Classic, Lyoness Open, Principal Charity Classic


From a Golf Channel press release.

ORLANDO, Fla. (June 7, 2017) – The PGA TOUR returns to Memphis this week for the FedEx St. Jude Classic at TPC Southwind, the final event on the PGA TOUR before next week’s U.S. Open. The LPGA Tour conducts its first of two events in Canada this season when it stages the Manulife LPGA Classic in Cambridge, Ontario. The PGA TOUR Champions is in Des Moines for the Principal Charity Classic. Finally, the European Tour is in Austria for the Lyoness Open.

PGA TOUR

FedEx St. Jude Classic
Dates: June 8-11                                                                         
Venue: TPC Southwind, Memphis, Tenn.

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday         4-7 p.m. (Live) / 8-11 p.m. (Replay)
Friday              4-7 p.m. (Live) / 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. (Replay)
Saturday          1-2:30 p.m. (Live) / 10 p.m.-2 a.m. (Replay)
Sunday            1-2:30 p.m. (Live) / 10 p.m.-2 a.m. (Replay)

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

Broadcast Notes:
Berger defends: Daniel Berger won by three strokes to claim his first PGA Tour victory.
Headlining the field: Adam Scott, Rickie Fowler, Phil Mickelson, Brooks Koepka, Daniel Berger, Steve Stricker, Charl Schwartzel, Jim Furyk, Ernie Els and Davis Love III.

LPGA TOUR

Manulife LPGA Classic
Dates: June 8-11                                                                         
Venue: Whistle Bear Golf Club, Cambridge, Ontario

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday         1:30-3:30 p.m. (Live) / 3-5 a.m. (Friday replay)
Friday              1:30-3:30 p.m. (Live)
Saturday          3-5 p.m. (Live)
Sunday            3-5 p.m. (Live)

Broadcast Notes:
Masson  defends: Caroline Masson finished one shot ahead of Karine Icher, Minjee Lee and Mi Hyang Lee to claim her first LPGA Tour win.
Headlining the field: Ariya Jutanugarn, In Gee Chun, Lexi Thompson, Shanshan Feng, Brooke Henderson, Brittany Lang, Suzann Pettersen, Caroline Masson and Amy Yang.

EUROPEAN TOUR

Lyoness Open
Dates: June 8-11
Venue: Diamond Country Club (Diamond Course), Atzenbrugg, Austria

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Thursday         5-7 a.m. / 9-11:30 a.m. (Live)
Friday              5-7 a.m. / 9-11:30 a.m. (Live)
Saturday          5:30-10 a.m. (Live)
Sunday            5:30-10 a.m. (Live)

Broadcast Notes:
Wu defends: Ashun Wu defeated Adrian Otaeugi by one shot to claim his second European Tour win.
Headlining the field: Miguel Angel Jimenez, Matthias Schwab, Bernd Wiesberger, Mike Weir, Ashun Wu, Sepp Straka and Luca Cianchetti (a).

PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS

Principal Charity Classic
Dates: June 9-11                                                                         
Venue: Wakonda Club, Des Moines, Iowa

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern):
Friday              7-9 p.m. (Tape delay) / 5-7 p.m. (Streaming on Golf Channel Digital)
Saturday          7-9 p.m. (Tape delay) / 5-7 p.m. (Streaming on Golf Channel Digital)
Sunday            7-9 p.m. (Tape delay) / 5-7 p.m. (Streaming on Golf Channel Digital)

Broadcast Notes:
McCarron defends: Scott McCarron finished one stroke ahead of Billy Andrade and Miguel Angel Jimenez for his first career PGA TOUR Champions win. 
Headlining the field: Bernhard Langer, Scott McCarron, Tom Lehman, David Toms, Woody Austin, Damon Green, Fuzzy Zoeller, Peter Jacobsen and Gary Koch.

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