Upcoming golf events



SITE: Naples, Fla.

SCHEDULE: Friday-Sunday

COURSE: Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Tiburon Golf Club (7,288 yards, par 72)

TELEVISION: Golf Channel (Friday, 1-4 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 1-2 p.m., 6:30-9:30 p.m.) and NBC-Ch. 26 (Saturday-Sunday, 2-4 p.m.)

FORMAT: Two-player teams. Friday, modified alternate shot; Saturday, better ball; Sunday, scramble.

TEAMS: Greg Norman-Jonas Blixt’ Sean O’Hair-Kenny Perry; Ian Poulter-Lee Westwood; Matt Kuchar-Brandt Snedeker; Jerry Kelly-Steve Stricker; Jason Dufner-Dustin Johnson; Chris DiMarco-Billy Horschel; Mark Calcavecchia-Chad Campbell; Rory Sabbatini-Scott Verplank; Graham DeLaet-Mike Weir; Charles Howell-Justin Leonard; Retief Goosen-Fredrik Jacobson.

LAST WEEK: Perry and O’Hair birdied five of the last six holes to beat Sabbatini and Howell by a stroke.



SITE: Orlando, Fla.

SCHEDULE: Saturday-Sunday

COURSE: Grande Lakes Orlando, Ritz-Carlton Golf Club (7,120 yards, par 72)

TELEVISION: Golf Channel (Saturday, 2-4 p.m., 9:30-11:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2-4 p.m., 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.) and NBC-Ch. 26 (Saturday-Sunday, 4-6 p.m.)

LAST YEAR: Davis Love III and son Dru beat Larry and Josh Nelson by a stroke.



SITE: Chon Buri, Thailand

SCHEDULE: Thursday-Sunday

COURSE: Amata Spring Country Club (7,453 yards, par 72)

TELEVISION: Golf Channel (Wednesday, 11:30 p.m.-4:30 a.m.; Thursday, 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 11:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 11:30 p.m.-4:30 a.m.; Sunday, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.)

LAST YEAR: Charl Schwartzel won by 11 strokes.

LAST WEEK: Miguel Angel Jimenez successfully defended his Hong Kong Open title.


EUROPEAN TOUR/SUNSHINE TOUR: Nelson Mandela Championship; Mount Edgecombe Country Club, Course One; Durban, South Africa; Wednesday-Saturday

WEB.COM TOUR: Web.com Tour Qualifying Tournament; Thursday-Dec. 17; PGA West, Stadium Course and Nicklaus Courses; La Quinta, Calif.


Sun, 03/26/2017 - 00:55

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