TSN Hits the Pacific Northwest for the 115th U.S. OPEN at Chambers Bay, Beginning June 18

— June 16, 2015

– TSN delivers exclusive live coverage of the four-day competition beginning Thursday, June 18 at 12 noon ET on TSN –
– TSN golf analyst Bob Weeks contributes reports and interviews for SPORTSCENTRE and TSN.ca –
– Canadians Brad Fritsch and David Hearn join a star-studded lineup at the U.S. OPEN –

TORONTO (June 16, 2015) – TSN hits the greens of Chambers Bay Golf Club in University Place, Washington as the U.S. OPEN visits the Pacific Northwest for the first time in its 115-year history. TSN’s live coverage of all four golf majors continues when the U.S. OPEN tees off on Thursday, June 18 at 12 noon ET on TSN. The tournament’s star-studded field includes THE MASTERS champion Jordan Speith, defending U.S. OPEN champion Martin Kaymer, and previous winners Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods, along with Canadians Brad Fritsch and David Hearn Leading up to the tournament, TSN golf analyst Bob Weeks covers all the big stories and interviews top players as they prepare for the U.S. OPEN. Weeks contributes daily reports all week long for SPORTSCENTRE, as well as interviews and analysis for TSN.ca. Weeks will also answer fan questions daily on Twitter using the hashtag #AskWeeksy, and will host a Google Hangout on Wednesday, June 17 beginning at 4 p.m. ET to discuss all things U.S. OPEN. TSN’s coverage of the U.S. OPEN is available for live streaming and on-demand viewing to TSN subscribers through TSN GO. TSN Digital TSN Digital platforms deliver bonus live streaming coverage from the U.S. OPEN – 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. TSN Fantasy Golf Presented by Freedom 55 Financial For the upcoming 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. Broadcast Schedule* See below or visit TSN.ca for a complete broadcast schedule of the 115th U.S. OPEN. Thursday, June 18
  • First Round (Part 1) – 12 noon ET on TSN
  • First Round (Part 2) – 8 p.m. ET on TSN
Friday, June 19
  • Second Round (Part 1) – 12 noon ET on TSN
  • Second Round (Part 2) – 8 p.m. ET on TSN
Saturday, June 20
  • Third Round – 2 p.m. ET on TSN
Sunday, June 21
  • Final Round – 2 p.m. ET on TSN1 and TSN3, joined in progress on TSN5

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