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Wednesday, January 10th, 2024

PGA TOUR’S SONY OPEN HEADLINES GOLF COVERAGE ACROSS NBC, GOLF CHANNEL & PEACOCK THIS WEEK

PGA TOUR Sony Open from Honolulu – Begins Thursday at 7 p.m. ET on GOLF Channel and Peacock; Sunday Coverage on NBC, GOLF Channel and Peacock

DP World Tour Begins 2024 Schedule with Dubai Invitational This Week on GOLF Channel and Peacock

Golfers Help Support Maui Wildfires Recovery Efforts Through NBC Sports Next’s Better Together Initiative Throughout January

STAMFORD, Conn. – Jan. 10, 2024 – The PGA TOUR continues the 2024 Opening Drive in Hawaii with the Sony Open at Waialae Country Club headlining golf coverage this week on NBC, GOLF Channel and Peacock.

PGA TOUR: SONY OPEN

The Sony Open will be held from Waialae Country Club in Honolulu, Hawaii, marking the first full-field event on the tour for 2024. Si Woo Kim, who won The Players Championship in 2017, looks to repeat as champion against a competitive field featuring Matt Fitzpatrick (World No. 8) and Brian Harman (World No. 9). Harman won his first major championship at The Open last season.

Live tournament coverage begins Thursday at 7 p.m. ET on GOLF Channel and Peacock. NBC and Peacock will have Sunday lead-in coverage, leading into live coverage on GOLF Channel and Peacock.

NBC, GOLF Channel & Peacock Broadcast Team

  • Play by Play: Dan Hicks
  • Analyst: Curt Byrum
  • Holes: Mark Rolfing
  • On-Course: John Wood / Smylie Kaufman

 

How To Watch – Thursday, January 11 – Sunday, January 14 (all times ET)

  • TV – GOLF Channel, NBC
  • Streaming – Peacock, NBCSports.com, NBC Sports app
Day GOLF Channel/Peacock NBC/Peacock
Thursday 7-10:30 p.m.
Friday 7-10:30 p.m.
Saturday 7-10:30 p.m.
Sunday 6-8 p.m. 4-6 p.m.

 

Notable Players This Week

  • Brian Harman
  • Si Woo Kim
  • Matt Fitzpatrick
  • Tyrrell Hatton
  • Ludvig Aberg
  • Keegan Bradley
  • Sahith Theegala
  • Hideki Matsuyama
  • Justin Rose
  • Will Zalatoris

 

DP WORLD TOUR: DUBAI INVITATIONAL

The 2024 portion of the DP World Tour schedule kicks off with the Dubai Invitational from the Dubai Creek Resort this week. Reining Race to Dubai champion and World No. 2 Rory McIlroy is expected to compete at this week’s event. McIlroy has 16 career wins on the DP World Tour and has finished the last two seasons ranked No. 1 on the tour. The Dubai Invitational is a biennial event and is expected to return to the schedule in 2026.

Live coverage gets underway Thursday at 2:30 a.m. ET on GOLF Channel and Peacock.

How To Watch – Thursday, January 11 – Sunday, January 14 (all times ET)

  • TV – GOLF Channel
  • Streaming – Peacock, NBCSports.com, NBC Sports app
Day GOLF Channel/Peacock
Thursday 2:30-7:30 a.m.
Friday 2:30-7:30 a.m.
Saturday 2:30-7:30 a.m.
Sunday 2:30-7:30 a.m.


Notable Players This Week

  • Rory McIlroy
  • Tommy Fleetwood
  • Adrian Meronk
  • Francesco Molinari
  • Luke Donald
  • Nicolai Hojgaard
  • Rasmus Hojgaard
  • Ryan Fox

 

NBC SPORTS NEXT: BETTER TOGETHER

Throughout January, NBC Sports Next – through its Better Together initiative – will help raise funds to support the immediate and long-term recovery needs for the people and places affected by the devastating Maui wildfires. The campaign will include a “Round-Up” initiative on both GolfNow and TeeOff tee-time booking websites and mobile apps. Golfers can contribute during the check-out process with every tee time reserved. GolfNow and TeeOff comprise the largest online tee-time marketplace in golf and the industry’s leading providers of golf course operations software and services to more than 11,000 courses worldwide.

BROADCAST NOTES

  • Golf Central: Golf Central will provide pre- and post-tournament coverage on GOLF Channel and Peacock Thursday-Sunday. This week’s Golf Central coverage features George Savaricas, Johnson Wagner, and Todd Lewis.

 

Day Golf Central
Thursday 6-7 p.m. / 10:30-11 p.m.
Friday 6-7 p.m. / 10:30-11 p.m.
Saturday 6-7 p.m. / 10:30-11 p.m.
Sunday 3-4 p.m. / 8-9 p.m.

Note: all times ET, post-round coverage begins following conclusion of play

All GOLF Channel coverage also streams on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app via authentication, giving consumers additional value to their subscription service, and making high-quality content available to MVPD customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms.

 

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