Thursday, February 1

Golf on TV: Waste Management Phoenix Open and Maybank Championship



From a Golf Channel press release.

ORLANDO, Fla. – Four of the top-5 in the world are in Arizona this week for the Waste Management Phoenix Open, including defending champion (and world No. 5) Hideki Matsuyama. On the European Tour, Henrik Stenson and Lee Westwood headline the field at the Maybank Championship in Malaysia.

PGA TOUR

Waste Management Phoenix Open
Dates: Feb. 1-4
Venue: TPC Scottsdale (Stadium Course), Scottsdale, Ariz.

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern)
Thursday         3-7 p.m. (Live) / 8-10:30 p.m. (Replay)
Friday             3-7 p.m. (Live) / 8-10 p.m. (Replay)
Saturday          2-3:45 p.m. (Live) / 8-9:30 p.m. (Replay)
Sunday            1-2:45 p.m. (Live) / 6:30-11 p.m. (Replay)

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

Broadcast Notes:
Matsuyama defends: Hideki Matsuyama outlasted Webb Simpson with a birdie on the fourth playoff hole to earn his fourth PGA TOUR win.
Headlining the field: Jon Rahm, Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas, Hideki Matsuyama, Rickie Fowler, Alex Noren, Xander Schauffele, Phil Mickelson, Matt Kuchar and Tony Finau.

EUROPEAN TOUR

Maybank Championship
Dates: Feb. 1-4
Venue: Saujana Golf & Country Club (Palm Course), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Tournament Airtimes on Golf Channel (Eastern)
Wednesday     10:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. / 2:30-5:30 a.m. (Live, Wednesday overnight)
Thursday         10:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. / 2:30-5:30 a.m. (Live, Thursday overnight)
Friday             10 p.m.-2 a.m. (Live)
Saturday          9:30 p.m.-2 a.m. (Live)

Broadcast Notes:
Zanotti defends: Fabrizio Zanotti finished one stroke ahead of David Lipsky to claim his second European Tour victory.
Headlining the field: Henrik Stenson, Lee Westwood, Danny Willett, Haotong Li, Thomas Bjorn, Darren Clarke, Gavin Green, Ryo Ishikawa, Yuxin Lin (a), and Fabrizio Zanotti.

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