Thursday, February 8

Golf on TV: AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, World Super 6 Perth, Boca Raton Championship



From a Golf Channel press release.

ORLANDO, Fla. – The PGA TOUR shifts to the Monterey Peninsula for the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. The current top-three players in the world -- Dustin Johnson, Jon Rahm and Jordan Spieth (defending champion) -- lead the field of professionals who will be joined by celebrity amateur golfers including Carson Daly, Tony Romo, Toby Keith, Larry Fitzgerald and Justin Verlander. The European Tour will stage the second edition of the World Super 6 Perth. The PGA TOUR Champions are in south Florida for the Boca Raton Championship, with Bernhard Langer and defending champion Scott McCarron leading the field.

PGA TOUR

AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am
Dates: Feb. 8-11
Venues: Pebble Beach Golf Links; Spyglass Hill Golf Course; Monterey Peninsula Country Club, Pebble Beach, Calif.

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern)
Thursday         3-6 p.m. (Live) / 7-9 p.m. (Replay)
Friday             3-6 p.m. (Live) / 7-9 p.m. (Replay)
Saturday          2-3:30 p.m. (Live) / 8-10 p.m. (Replay)
Sunday            1-2:45 p.m. (Live) / 7:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. (Replay)

Tournament Airtimes on CBS (Eastern)
Saturday          4-7 p.m.
Sunday            3-6:30 p.m.

Broadcast Notes:
Course rotation & format: The field of 156 professionals and 156 amateurs will play one round at each of the three course venues over the first three days. The top-60 professionals (and ties) along with the top-25 pro-am teams after 54 holes will advance to the final round at Pebble Beach.
Spieth defends: Jordan Spieth finished four shots clear of the field to earn his ninth PGA TOUR win.
Headlining the field: Dustin Johnson, Jon Rahm, Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy, Jason Day, Paul Casey, Patrick Reed, Gary Woodland, Patrick Cantlay, Phil Mickelson and Adam Scott.

EUROPEAN TOUR

World Super 6 Perth
Dates: Feb. 8-11
Venue: Lake Karrinyup Country Club, Perth, Australia

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern)
Wednesday     11 p.m.-4 a.m. (Live, Wednesday overnight)
Thursday         11 p.m.-4 a.m. (Live, Thursday overnight)
Friday             11 p.m.-4 a.m. (Live, Friday overnight)
Saturday          10 p.m.-4 a.m. (Live, Saturday overnight)

Broadcast Notes:
Rumford defends: Brett Rumford defeated Phachara Khongwatmai 2&1 to claim his sixth European Tour victory.
Headlining the field: Lee Westwood, Danny Willett, Thorbjorn Olesen, Andrew “Beef” Johnston, Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Brett Rumford, David Lipsky and Chase Koepka.

PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS

Boca Raton Championship
Dates: Feb. 9-11
Venue: Broken Sound Club (Old Course), Boca Raton, Fla.

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern)
Friday             Noon-2:30 p.m. (Live) / 4-6 a.m. (Saturday replay)
Saturday          3:30-5:30 p.m. (Live) / 4-6 p.m. (Sunday replay)
Sunday            3-5 p.m. (Live) / 12:30-2:30 a.m. (Monday replay)

Broadcast Notes:
McCarron defends: Scott McCarron finished one shot ahead of Kenny Perry and Carlos Franco to win his third title on the PGA TOUR Champions.
Headlining the field: Bernhard Langer, Scott McCarron, Miguel Angel Jimenez, Colin Montgomerie, Kevin Sutherland, Tom Lehman, Mark O’Meara, John Daly and Jose Maria Olazabal.

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