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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