TSN Delivers Expanded Early Round Coverage from the RBC CANADIAN OPEN, Beginning Thursday, July 23 at 7:30 a.m. ET
— July 22, 2015
– TSN triples its live coverage of the first two rounds of the national golf championship from Glen Abbey Golf Club in Oakville, Ont. –
– Graham DeLaet and David Hearn lead a strong Canadian contingent competing at the RBC CANADIAN OPEN –
TORONTO (July 22, 2015) – TSN tees up new expanded live coverage of Canada’s national golf championship as Graham DeLaet and David Hearn lead the field of Canadians competing at the 106thRBC CANADIAN OPEN. TSN has tripled its live coverage of the first two rounds of the tournament this year and will deliver more than 10 consecutive hours of live coverage beginning Thursday, July 23 at 7:30 a.m. ET on TSN4 and TSN5.
TSN has expanded its coverage of the first and second rounds this year through a partnership with PGA TOUR LIVE, the PGA TOUR’s new digital subscription service. The new PGA TOUR LIVE features exclusive, live, Thursday and Friday morning coverage of two morning featured groups at more than 30 PGA TOUR events per season. PGA TOUR LIVE marks the first time ever that fans have been provided with complete, live coverage of morning marquee groups at these events.
TSN golf analyst Bob Weeks files daily reports for SPORTSCENTRE all week long from Glen Abbey, delivering post-round reaction, one-on-one interviews, and more. Fans can also visit TSN.ca for frequent columns and analysis from Weeks, as well as daily highlights and up-to-the-minute news from the RBC CANADIAN OPEN.
The RBC CANADIAN OPEN returns to its signature course this year – the famed Glen Abbey Golf Club in Oakville, Ont. DeLaet and Hearn headline the 16 Canadians participating in golf’s third-oldest national championship. They take on a world-class field featuring many of golf’s elite players, including Jason Day, Bubba Watson, Matt Kuchar, Ernie Els, Angel Cabrera, Jim Furyk, Luke Donald, and defending RBC CANADIAN OPEN champion Tim Clark.
TSN’s live coverage of the RBC CANADIAN OPEN is available for live streaming and on-demand viewing to TSN subscribers through TSN GO. Viewers can also watch French-language coverage on RDS.
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, and a slate of PGA TOUR events including the RBC CANADIAN OPEN.
See below or visit TSN.ca for a complete broadcast schedule* from the RBC CANADIAN OPEN.
Thursday, July 23
7:30 a.m. ET – First Round (Expanded Morning Coverage) on TSN4 and TSN5
3 p.m. ET – First Round on TSN
Friday, July 24
7:30 a.m. ET – Second Round (Expanded Morning Coverage) on TSN4 and TSN5
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