Thursday, January 18

Golf on TV: Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, CareerBuilder Challenge, Mitsubishi Electric Championship

From a Golf Channel press release.

ORLANDO, Fla. – Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy, Justin Rose and Tommy Fleetwood lead the field at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, with Golf Channel scheduled to feature more than 20 live hours of coverage over the course of the event. On the PGA TOUR, Jon Rahm and Phil Mickelson are in the field at the CareerBuilder Challenge in Southern California. The PGA TOUR Champions will kick off their 2018 season in Hawaii this week at the Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai.


Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship
Dates: Jan. 18-21
Venue: Abu Dhabi Golf Club, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern)
Wednesday     10:30 p.m.-3:30 a.m. (Live)
Thursday         6-8 a.m. (Live) / 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (Replay)
Friday              3-8 a.m. (Live) / Noon-2 p.m. (Replay)
Saturday          3:30-8 a.m. (Live) / Noon-2 p.m. (Replay)
Sunday            3:30-8 a.m. (Live)

Broadcast Notes:
Fleetwood defends: Tommy Fleetwood finished one stroke ahead of Dustin Johnson and Pablo Larrazabal to claim his second European Tour victory.
Headlining the field: Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy, Justin Rose, Henrik Stenson, Paul Casey, Matt Kuchar, Bryson DeChambeau, Martin Kaymer, Ernie Els and Thomas Pieters.


CareerBuilder Challenge
Dates: Jan. 18-21
Venue: PGA West (Stadium Course), La Quinta, Calif.

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern)
Thursday         3-7 p.m. (Live) / Midnight-3 a.m. (Friday 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) / 8 p.m.-Midnight (Replay)

Broadcast Notes:
Swafford defends: Hudson Swafford finished a shot ahead of Adam Hadwin to earn his first PGA TOUR win.
Headlining the field: Jon Rahm, Phil Mickelson, Patton Kizzire, Brian Harman, Kevin Kisner, Zach Johnson, James Hahn, Patrick Reed, Adam Hadwin, Bubba Watson and Jimmy Walker.


Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai
Dates: Jan. 18-20
Venue: Hualalai Golf Club, Ka’upulehu-Kona, Hawaii

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern)
Thursday         7-10 p.m. (Live) / 10 a.m.-Noon (Friday replay)
Friday              7-10 p.m. (Live) / 10 a.m.-Noon (Saturday replay)
Saturday          7-10 p.m. (Live) / 10 a.m.-Noon (Sunday replay)

Broadcast Notes:
Langer defends: Bernhard Langer finished a shot ahead of Fred Couples to claim his 30th PGA TOUR Champions win.
Headlining the field: Bernhard Langer, Fred Couples, Miguel Angel Jimenez, Scott McCarron, Colin Montgomerie, Tom Watson, Vijay Singh, Jay Haas, Hale Irwin and David Toms.

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