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Wednesday, February 14th, 2024

TIGER WOODS HEADLINES FIELD AT THE GENESIS INVITATIONAL & GOLF COVERAGE ON GOLF CHANNEL & PEACOCK THIS WEEK

The Genesis Invitational – Hosted by Tiger Woods – Begins Thursday at 4 p.m. ET on GOLF Channel and Peacock

Tiger Woods’ Wednesday Press Conference Live on GOLF Channel

PGA Tour Champions Chubb Classic Live This Week on GOLF Channel and Peacock

Ladies European Tour Aramco Saudis Ladies International from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Airs Live on GOLF Channel This Week

STAMFORD, Conn. – Feb. 14, 2024 Tiger Woods kicks off his 2024 PGA TOUR season as he hosts The Genesis Invitational at Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, Calif., on GOLF Channel and Peacock.

PGA TOUR: THE GENESIS INVITATIONAL

The Genesis Invitational – hosted by Tiger Woods – at Riviera Country Club, as Woods makes his first appearance on the PGA TOUR this season. This is the third signature event of the season, offering 700 FedEx Cup points and a $4 million prize to the winner.

The competitive field will feature four of the top five players in the world, including Scottie Scheffler (World No.1), Rory McIlroy (World No. 2), Viktor Hovland (World No. 4), and Xander Schauffele (World No.5). Scheffler currently leads the PGA TOUR in Greens in Regulation Percentage (88.38%) this season, with Schauffele currently ranking second (80.3%).

Live tournament coverage begins Thursday at 4 p.m. ET on GOLF Channel and Peacock. In addition, GOLF Channel will provide live coverage of Woods’ annual Wednesday press conference as tournament host.

GOLF Channel & Peacock Broadcast Team

    • Play by Play: Terry Gannon
    • Analyst: Frank Nobilo
    • Holes: Steve Sands
    • On-Course: Arron Oberholser / Johnson Wagner

How To Watch – Thursday, February 15 – Sunday, February 18 (all times ET)

    • TV – GOLF Channel
    • Streaming – Peacock, NBCSports.com, NBC Sports app
Day GOLF Channel/Peacock
Thursday 4-8 p.m.
Friday 4-8 p.m.
Saturday 1-3 p.m.
Sunday 1-3 p.m.

 

Notable Players This Week

    • Tiger Woods
    • Scottie Scheffler
    • Rory McIlroy
    • Max Homa
    • Xander Schauffele
    • Collin Morikawa
    • Justin Thomas
    • Jordan Spieth
    • Sam Burns
    • Patrick Cantlay
    • Wyndham Clark

 

PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS: CHUBB CLASSIC

The Chubb Classic will be held at Tiburon Golf Club in Naples, Fla., this week. One of the longest running events on the senior circuit, this is the 37th playing of the event. 1992 Masters champion and 15-time PGA TOUR winner Fred Couples headlines the field at this week’s event. Two-time major champion John Daly is also expected to compete in this event.

Live coverage gets underway Friday at Noon ET on GOLF Channel and Peacock.

How To Watch – Friday, February 16 – Sunday, February 18 (all times ET)

    • TV – GOLF Channel
    • Streaming – Peacock, NBCSports.com, NBC Sports app
Day GOLF Channel/Peacock
Friday 12-3 p.m.
Saturday 3-5:30 p.m.
Sunday 3-5:30 p.m.


Notable Players This Week

    • Fred Couples
    • John Daly
    • Ernie Els
    • Padraig Harrington
    • Steven Alker
    • Justin Leonard
    • Steve Stricker
    • Colin Montgomerie
    • Mike Weir

 

LADIES EUROPEAN TOUR: ARAMCO SAUDI LADIES INTERNATIONAL

The Ladies European Tour heads to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for the Aramco Saudi Ladies International this week. The field includes major winners and Solheim Cup champions such as Lexi Thompson. The 11-time winner on the LPGA Tour finished tied for third at last year’s event.

Live coverage gets underway Thursday at 5 a.m. ET on GOLF Channel.

How To Watch – Thursday, February 15 – Sunday, February 18 (all times ET)

    • TV – GOLF Channel
    • Streaming – NBCSports.com, NBC Sports app
Day GOLF Channel
Thursday 5-9 a.m.
Friday 5-9 a.m.
Saturday 5:30-9:30 a.m.
Sunday 4:30-8:30 a.m.


Notable Players This Week

    • Lexi Thompson
    • Carlota Ciganda
    • Trichat Cheenglab
    • Georgia Hall
    • Linn Grant
    • Charlie Hull
    • Leona Maguire
    • Alexa Pano

BROADCAST NOTES

    • Golf Central: Golf Central will provide pre- and post-tournament coverage on GOLF Channel Wednesday-Sunday. This week’s Golf Central coverage features Jimmy Roberts, Brandel Chamblee, Anna Jackson, Paige Mackenzie, and Kira Dixon.
    • Golf Today will be presented Wednesday and features Todd Lewis, Rex Hoggard, and Dixon
Day Golf Central Golf Today
Wednesday 6:30-7:30 p.m. 3-5 p.m.
Thursday 3-4 p.m. / 8-9 p.m.
Friday 3-4 p.m. / 8-9 p.m.
Saturday Noon-1 p.m. / 7-8 p.m.
Sunday Noon-1 p.m. / 6:30-7:30 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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