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PGA TOUR

NORTHERN TRUST OPEN

SITE: Los Angeles

SCHEDULE: Thursday-Sunday

COURSE: Riviera Country Club (7,325 yards, par 71)

PURSE: $6.5 million

WINNER'S SHARE: $1.17 million

TELEVISION: Golf Channel (Thursday, 3-6 p.m., 8:30-11:30 p.m.; Friday, midnight-3 a.m., 3-6 p.m., 8:30-11:30 p.m.; Saturday, 2-5 a.m., 1-2:30 p.m., 9:30-11:30 p.m.; Sunday, 1-2:30 p.m., 9:30-11:30 p.m.) and CBS-Ch. 12 (Saturday-Sunday, 3-6 p.m.)

LAST YEAR: Steve Stricker won the first of his two 2010 titles, beating Luke Donald by two strokes.

LAST WEEK: D.A. Points won the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am for his first PGA Tour victory and teamed with Bill Murray to win the pro-am title.

LPGA TOUR

HONDA PTT LPGA THAILAND

SITE: Pattaya, Thailand

SCHEDULE: Thursday-Sunday

COURSE: Siam Country Club, Pattaya Old Course (6,477 yards, par 72)

PURSE: $1.45 million

WINNER'S SHARE: $217,500

TELEVISION: Golf Channel (Friday, 12:30-2:30 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 3-5 p.m.)

LAST YEAR: Ai Miyazato won the season-opening event, holing a 30-foot birdie chip on the final hole for 63 and a one-stroke victory over Suzann Pettersen.

PGA EUROPEAN TOUR/ ASIAN TOUR

AVANTHA MASTERS

SITE: New Delhi

SCHEDULE: Thursday-Sunday

COURSE: DLF Golf & Country Club (7,156 yards, par 72)

PURSE: $2.43 million

WINNER'S SHARE: $405,400

TELEVISION: Golf Channel (Thursday-Sunday, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.)

LAST YEAR: Andrew Dodt won the inaugural event for his first European Tour title.

LAST WEEK: Alvaro Quiros won the Dubai Desert Classic, making a hole-in-one in a final-round 68. Anders Hansen and James Kingston were one back.

CHAMPIONS TOUR

ACE GROUP CLASSIC

SITE: Naples, Fla.

SCHEDULE: Friday-Sunday

COURSE: The Quarry (7,094 yards, par 72)

PURSE: $1.6 million

WINNER'S SHARE: $240,000

TELEVISION: Golf Channel (Friday, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Saturday, midnight-2 a.m., 6:30-9:30 p.m.; Sunday, midnight-2 a.m., 7-9:30 p.m.; Monday, midnight- 2 a.m.)

LAST YEAR: Fred Couples beat Tommy Armour III by a stroke. Couples closed with 64, while Armour matched the tour record for lowest score in relation to par with 11-under 61.

LAST WEEK: Tom Lehman won the Allianz Championship, birdieing the final hole for a one-shot win over Jeff Sluman and Rod Spittle.

LADIES EUROPEAN TOUR/AUSTRALIAN LADIES PROFESSIONAL GOLF

NEW ZEALAND WOMEN'S OPEN

SITE: Pegasus Golf Club, Christchurch, New Zealand

SCHEDULE: Thursday-Sunday

NGA HOOTERS TOUR

MEMBERS ONLY SHOOTOUT

SITE: Black Bear Golf Club, Eustis, Fla.

SCHEDULE: Wednesday-Friday

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