TSN Delivers Exclusive Live Coverage of THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP from Historic St. Andrews, Beginning July 16
— July 14, 2015
– 2015 MASTERS and U.S. OPEN champion Jordan Spieth highlights a star-studded field including Canadians Graham DeLaet and David Hearn –
– Exclusive live coverage of THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP begins Thursday, July 16 at 4 a.m. ET on TSN –
TORONTO (July 14, 2015) – TSN heads to the historic Old Course at St. Andrews to deliver every round of golf’s oldest major, THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP. TSN’s exclusive live coverage of all four rounds from St. Andrews begins Thursday, July 16 at 4 a.m. ET and culminates with the final round on Sunday, July 19 at 6 a.m. ET (see below or visit TSN.ca for complete broadcast schedule).
TSN primes fans for golf’s third major of the season with the CHAMPION GOLFERS CHALLENGE, a pre-tournament exhibition featuring teams of past champions, as well as the 2015 OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP: TOURNAMENT PREVIEW, airing Wednesday, July 15 beginning at 11 a.m. ET on TSN.
TSN’s exclusive live coverage of THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP is also available for live streaming and on-demand viewing to TSN subscribers through TSN GO.
TSN golf analyst Bob Weeks files daily reports from St. Andrews for SPORTSCENTRE and TSN Digital platforms, and contributes reports and columns for TSN.ca throughout the week.
Jordan Spieth, who is coming off his second consecutive major championship win at this year’s MASTERS and U.S. OPEN, highlights a star-studded field at THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP that includes Canadians Graham DeLaet and David Hearn. Also competing for the Claret Jug are last year’s second place finishers Rickie Fowler and Sergio Garcia, as well as previous champions Phil Mickelson, Louis Oosthuizen, and Tiger Woods. THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP returns to the Old Course at St. Andrews for the first time since 2010 and marks the 29th time the famed course has hosted the tournament since 1873.
TSN Digital platforms deliver bonus live streaming coverage from the THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP – including featured groups and dedicated holes. TSN subscribers can live stream this bonus online coverage on TSN.ca, TSN GO, or through the TSN Golf app, a fully customizable app lets fans follow their favourite players hole-by-hole and get real-time alerts whenever they make a birdie, bogey, or par.
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For golf majors on TSN, fans can build their own fantasy golf teams with TSN Fantasy Golf Presented by Freedom 55 Financial. Fans can select their own team of six golfers at TSN.ca/FantasyGolf, and the lowest scoring team for each tournament will win a set of custom-fit clubs. Every team will be entered into the grand prize draw for a golf getaway for four.
Golf on TSN
TSN and RDS are the home of golf’s marquee championship events, with a slate that includes all four of golf’s Majors – THE MASTERS, U.S. OPEN, THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP, and the PGA CHAMPIONSHIP, as well as the Ryder Cup, Presidents Cup, as well as a slate of PGA TOUR events.
See below or visit TSN.ca for a complete broadcast schedule* from THE OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP.
Wednesday, July 15
11 a.m. ET – Champions Golfers Challenge
2 p.m. ET – 2014 Open Championship: Tournament Preview
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