TSN and CTV Deliver Live Coverage of the 148th OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP Final Rounds, July 20-21

— July 16, 2019

– Live from Northern Ireland, coverage begins this Saturday, July 20 at 7 a.m. ET and continues with the final round on Sunday, July 21 at 7 a.m. ET –

TORONTO (July 16, 2019) – Live from the Dunluce Links in Portrush, Northern Ireland, TSN and CTV team up to deliver weekend coverage of the fourth and final major of the golf season, the 148th OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP. With the iconic Claret Jug up for grabs, live coverage begins with the third round on Saturday, July 20 at 7 a.m. ET, and continues until the final round on Sunday, July 21 at 7 a.m. ET. Featured Holes and Featured Groups bonus coverage is also available for TSN and TSN Direct subscribers on TSN.ca/Live and the TSN app. A complete broadcast schedule across TSN and CTV is available at TSN.ca.

TSN’s Bob Weeks is on-site at the Dunluce Links to deliver a series of essays for SPORTSCENTRE and TSN.ca highlighting golf’s top players and key tournament storylines. Features include Rory McIlroy’s must-win determination at OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP, the “unknown venue” that is Royal Portrush, Tiger Woods’ chances, and “The Impossible, The Improbable, The Unpredictable – The Open”.

Weeks also covers all the action from Northern Ireland with daily reports for SPORTSCENTRE, as well as video analysis, news updates, and columns for TSN.ca. TSN Digital platforms provide highlights, recaps, and must-watch moments throughout the tournament.

McIlroy, a Northern Ireland native coming off a win at the recent RBC CANADIAN OPEN, highlights a talented field at this year’s OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP, which also includes world #1-ranked player Brooks Koepka, defending champion Francesco Molinari, and three-time Claret Jug winner Tiger Woods. The world’s top-ranked Canadian, Adam Hadwin, is teeing off in the tournament alongside fellow Canadians Corey Conners and Austin Connelly.

Complete OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP coverage is available for live streaming and on-demand viewing to TSN and TSN Direct subscribers via TSN.ca/Live and the TSN app, as well as CTV.ca and the CTV app. Fans can also follow @TSNgolf throughout the tournament for daily schedule updates and breaking news from Portrush.

About CTV
CTV is Canada’s #1 private broadcaster. Featuring a wide range of quality news, sports, information, and entertainment programming, CTV has been Canada’s most-watched television network for the past 18 years in a row. CTV is a division of Bell Media, Canada’s premier multimedia company with leading assets in television, radio, digital, and Out-of-Home. Bell Media is owned by BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company. More information about CTV can be found on the network’s website at CTV.ca.

About TSN
TSN is Canada’s Sports Leader and provides world-class content across its industry-leading platforms including five national television feeds, TSN Direct, TSN.ca, and TSN Radio stations across the country. With a broad portfolio of multimedia sports assets, Champions Live Here as TSN delivers more championship events than any broadcaster in the country. The network’s deep and diverse roster of live sports programming includes the Grey Cup, IIHF World Junior Championship, Spengler Cup, Hockey Canada events, CFL, NFL, NBA, MLS, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, Montreal Canadiens, Winnipeg Jets, Season of Champions Curling, FIFA World Cup™, Canada Soccer, CONCACAF Gold Cup, MLB, Golf’s Majors, NASCAR, F1, Grand Slam Tennis, UFC, NCAA March Madness, and Skate Canada and Rugby Canada events. TSN is a division of Bell Media, which is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company.


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