ESPN To Air All Four Rounds of 11th Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship

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ESPN To Air All Four Rounds of 11th Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship

Amateur golfers representing 42 golf associations around the Asia Pacific Region will converge on Sheshan International Golf Club in Shanghai, China, this week for the 11th annual Asia-Pacific Amateur Golf Championship. ESPN will provide live coverage from all four rounds of the championship beginning Thursday.

The event awards the winner with an invitation to the Masters Tournament the following year as well as The Open. The runner(s)-up gain a place in The Open Qualifying Series for The Open.

Located at the base of Sheshan Mountain, the par-72, 7,266-yard course is familiar to golf fans as the site of the annual WGC-HSBC Champions.

ESPN will have live coverage of all four rounds across ESPN2, ESPN3 and Streaming Live on the ESPN App, presenting 3 hours of coverage each day. The schedule:

Date Air Window (ET) Network Round
Thursday, Sept. 26 1 – 4 a.m. ESPN2 First Round (LIVE)
Friday, Sept. 27 1 – 4 a.m. ESPN2 Second Round (LIVE)
Fri-Sat, Sept. 27-28 10 p.m.– 1 a.m. ESPN3 Third Round (LIVE)
Saturday, Sept. 28 2 – 5 a.m. ESPN2 Third Round
Sat-Sun, Sept. 28-29 10 p.m. – 1 a.m. ESPN3 Final Round (LIVE)
Sunday, Sept. 29 2:30 – 5:30 a.m. ESPN2 Final Round
Sunday, Sept. 29 5:30-6 p.m. ESPN2 Final Round Highlight show

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Andy Hall

I’m part of a team that handles PR/Communications for SportsCenter, including the SC Featured brand, and ESPN’s news platforms. In addition, I’m the PR contact for ESPN’s coverage of golf (the Masters), motorsports (Formula 1), and the sports betting program Daily Wager. I’m based in Daytona Beach, Fla., and have been with ESPN since 2006.
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