Exclusively on ESPN+: PGA TOUR LIVE Four-Stream Coverage of Zurich Classic of New Orleans at TPC Louisiana

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Exclusively on ESPN+: PGA TOUR LIVE Four-Stream Coverage of Zurich Classic of New Orleans at TPC Louisiana

  • Unique team event with TOUR players competing with partners in four-ball and foursome formats
  • Marquee and Featured groups include defending champions Cantlay, Schauffele
  • Also Fitzpatrick, Homa, Morikawa, Burns, Horschel, Kim, Dahmen, Theegala, Daly, Duval
  • Coverage begins at 8 a.m. ET tomorrow, continues through Final Round on Sunday, April 23
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PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+ continues this week with exclusive, four-stream coverage of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans at TPC Louisiana in Avondale, La., a unique team event in which TOUR players compete with a partner in two alternating scoring formats each day of the tournament.

  • On Thursday and Saturday, the pairs play four-ball, with each golfer playing his own ball and recording the lower score for each hole.
  • The format switches to foursomes on Friday and Sunday, with each pair alternating shots using a single ball on every hole.
  • Coverage begins tomorrow at 8 a.m. ET, continues through Sunday, April 23.

Marquee and Featured groups include defending champions Patrick Cantlay and Xander Schauffele, currently Nos. 4 and 5 in the World Golf Ranking, respectively; last week’s winner of the RBC Heritage Matt Fitzpatrick partnered with his younger brother Alex; and a pair of all-time TOUR veterans and major winners playing together: John Daly and David Duval.

  • The Featured Holes feed will capture four par-3 holes at TPC Louisiana: Nos. 3, 9, 14, and 17.
  • ESPN+ Bonus Coverage of other top groups in progress will begin when the initial Marquee Group and Featured Groups complete their rounds.

THURSDAY | April 20
FOUR-BALL
Main Feed starts at 8 a.m. ET
Featured Holes coverage begins at 8:30 a.m. ET

Marquee Group | 8:45 a.m. ET
Morikawa & Homa | Fitzpatrick & Fitzpatrick (Cal Brothers, Actual Brothers)

  • Collin Morikawa – No. 13 world ranking, 2021 Open Champion, 2020 PGA Champion, five-time TOUR winner
  • Max Homa – No. 7 world ranking, No. 3 in FedExCup standings, two wins this season (Fortinet Championship, Farmers Insurance Open), six-time TOUR winner
  • Matt Fitzpatrick – Won last week’s RBC Heritage in playoff over Jordan Spieth, No. 8 world ranking, 2022 U.S. Open champion, eight wins on DP World Tour
  • Alex Fitzpatrick – Matt Fitzpatrick’s younger brother, turned pro in June 2022

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage: Defending Champions
Cantlay & Schauffele | Kim & Kim

  • Patrick Cantlay – Defending Zurich Classic of New Orleans champion with Schauffele, No. 4 world ranking, No. 8 in FedExCup standings, eight-time TOUR winner, 2021 FedExCup champion, 2021 PGA TOUR Player of the Year
  • Xander Schauffele – No. 5 world ranking, three wins in 2022 (Zurich Classic of New Orleans, Travelers Championship, Genesis Scottish Open), seven-time TOUR winner, Olympic Gold medalist
  • Tom Kim – No. 19 world ranking, No. 15 in FedExCup standings, first two career wins in 2022 (Shriners Children’s Open, Wyndham Championship)
  • Si Woo Kim – Won 2023 Sony Open in Hawaii, four-time TOUR winner

Featured Groups | 8:15 a.m. ET
Im & Mitchell | Theegala & Suh

  • Sungjae Im – Two-time TOUR winner, 2019 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year
  • Keith Mitchell – TOUR winner (2019 The Honda Classic)
  • Sahith Theegala– Finished 9th at 2023 Masters, in 2022 finished T-2 at Travelers Championship and third at WM Phoenix Open, 2020 Haskins Award and Ben Hogan Award winner
  • Justin Suh – 2022 Korn Ferry Tour champion, 2022 Korn Ferry Tour Player of the Year

Burns & Horschel | English & Hoge

  • Sam Burns – No. 12 world ranking, five-time TOUR winner, 2023 WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play champion, two wins in 2022 (Valspar Championship, Charles Schwab Challenge)
  • Billy Horschel – Seven-time TOUR winner, 2022 Memorial Tournament champion, 2014 FedExCup champion, two-time winner of Zurich Classic of New Orleans (2018, 2013)
  • Harris English – Four-time TOUR winner
  • Tom Hoge – TOUR winner (2022 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am)

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:
Daly & Duval | List & Norlander

  • John Daly – Two-time major champion (1995 Open Championship, 1991 PGA Championship), five-time TOUR winner
  • David Duval – 13-time TOUR winner, 2001 Open Championship winner
  • Luke List – TOUR winner (2022 Farmers Insurance Open)
  • Henrik Norlander – Two-time Korn Ferry Tour winner

Dahmen & McCarthy | Kitayama & Montgomery

At 3 p.m. ET, coverage will transition to two Featured Group feeds and two Featured Hole streams.

  • Featured Group – Dahmen & McCarthy | Kitayama & Montgomery
  • Featured Group – Cantlay & Schauffele | Kim & Kim
  • Featured Hole – No. 9 | Par 3
  • Featured Hole – No. 17 | Par 3

FRIDAY | April 21
FOURSOMES
Main Feed starts at 9 a.m. ET
Featured Holes coverage begins at 9:30 a.m. ET

 Marquee Group | 9:45 a.m. ET

  • Cantlay & Schauffele | Kim & Kim

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

  • Morikawa & Homa | Fitzpatrick & Fitzpatrick

Featured Groups | 9:30 a.m. ET

  • Daly & Duval | List & Norlander
  • Dahmen & McCarthy | Kitayama & Montgomery

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

  • Im & Mitchell | Theegala & Suh
  • Burns & Horschel | English & Hoge

At 3 p.m. ET, coverage will transition to two Featured Group feeds and two Featured Hole streams.

  • Featured Group – Morikawa & Homa | Fitzpatrick & Fitzpatrick
  • Featured Group –Burns & Horschel | English & Hoge
  • Featured Hole – No. 9 | Par 3
  • Featured Hole – No. 17 | Par 3

Four-Feed Coverage of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans | Exclusively on PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+

Day Start Time (ET) Coverage
Thursday,

April 20

 

FOUR-BALL

8 a.m. Main Feed Best action across the tournament field
8:15 a.m. Featured Groups Im & Mitchell | Theegala & Suh

Burns & Horschel | English & Hoge

 

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

Daly & Duval | List & Norlander

Dahmen & McCarthy | Kitayama & Montgomery

8:30 a.m. Featured Holes Nos. 3, 9, 14, 17 | Par 3
8:45 a.m. Marquee Group Morikawa & Homa | Fitzpatrick & Fitzpatrick

 

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

Cantlay & Schauffele | Kim & Kim

3 p.m. Featured Groups Cantlay & Schauffele | Kim & Kim
Dahmen & McCarthy | Kitayama & Montgomery
Featured Holes No. 9 | Par 3
No. 17 | Par 3
Friday,

April 21

 

FOURSOMES

9 a.m. Main Feed Best action across the tournament field
9:30 a.m. Featured Groups Daly & Duval | List & Norlander

Dahmen & McCarthy | Kitayama & Montgomery

 

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

Im & Mitchell | Theegala & Suh

Burns & Horschel | English & Hoge

Featured Holes Nos. 3, 9, 14, 17 | Par 3
9:45 a.m. Marquee Group Cantlay & Schauffele | Kim & Kim

 

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

Morikawa & Homa | Fitzpatrick & Fitzpatrick

3 p.m. Featured Groups Morikawa & Homa | Fitzpatrick & Fitzpatrick
Burns & Horschel | English & Hoge
Featured Holes No. 9 | Par 3
No. 17 | Par 3

PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+ will follow similar schedules Saturday and Sunday, determined when post-cut groups and tee times are announced.

Thursday’s coverage on PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+ will also be available to stream for all Hulu subscribers.

The four feeds available on PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+ include:

  • Main Feed – The primary tournament coverage stream, showcasing the best action from across the course, with two dedicated booth announcers, a dedicated walking announcer and coverage drawn from all cameras at the event.
  • Marquee Group – Every shot from each player in the group, with two booth announcers and one walking announcer calling the action.
  • Featured Holes – Exclusive coverage of key par 3 holes and the course’s iconic, signature holes.
  • Featured Groups – Traditional PGA TOUR LIVE coverage following two concurrent featured groups, with two booth announcers and one walking announcer.

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