PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+: Hawaii Swing Continues in Honolulu at Sony Open in Hawaii

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PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+: Hawaii Swing Continues in Honolulu at Sony Open in Hawaii

  • TOUR’s first Full-Field event of 2024 features multiple major winners, FedExCup champions
  • Coverage begins tomorrow at 12 p.m. ET, continues through Final Round on Sunday, January 14
  • Featured Groups include Åberg, Bradley, Fitzpatrick, Harman, Matsuyama, Theegala, Zalatoris, more
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PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+ spends its second consecutive week in Hawaii with live coverage of the Sony Open in Hawaii beginning tomorrow, January 11, at Waialae Country Club in Honolulu.

  • Coverage begins on ESPN+ at 12 p.m. ET, combining Featured Groups and Featured Hole coverage.
  • The Sony Open in Hawaii, the TOUR’s first Full-Field event of the year, will include 10 major winners, three FedExCup champions, five of the top 10 players in the Official World Golf Ranking, and seven previous winners of the Sony Open in Hawaii, including defending champion Si Woo Kim.
  • Featured Groups on PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+ include major championship winners Brian Harman, Matt Fitzpatrick, Justin Rose, Hideki Matsuyama, and Keegan Bradley.
  • The Sony Open in Hawaii is the first opportunity for TOUR players, who have not already qualified, to earn FedExCup points toward the Aon Swing 5, a new opportunity to gain eligibility into the TOUR’s Signature Events in 2024.

Thursday, January 11
Coverage begins at 12 p.m. ET

Featured Groups

Tee Time: 12:50 p.m. ET

  • Brian Harman – No. 9 world ranking, 2023 Open Championship winner, three-time TOUR winner
  • Matt Fitzpatrick – No. 8 world ranking, 2022 U.S. Open champion, two-time TOUR winner, eight wins on DP World Tour
  • Justin Rose – 2013 U.S. Open champion, 2018 FedExCup champion, 11-time TOUR winner, 11 wins on DP World Tour

Tee Time: 1 p.m. ET

  • Chris Kirk – Won last week’s The Sentry for sixth career TOUR win
  • Si Woo Kim – Four-time TOUR winner, defending Sony Open in Hawaii champion
  • Hideki Matsuyama – 2021 Masters champion, 2022 Sony Open in Hawaii champion, eight-time TOUR champion

Once the early groups complete their rounds, coverage will follow the group of Ludvig Åberg, Sahith Theegala and Akshay Bhatia, in progress.

  • Ludvig Åberg – TOUR winner (2023 RSM Classic), former world No. 1 amateur
  • Sahith Theegala– No. 20 world ranking, TOUR winner (2023 Fortinet Championship), 2020 Haskins Award and Ben Hogan Award winner
  • Akshay Bhatia – TOUR winner (2023 Barracuda Championship)

Featured Hole | All Day

  • 16, Par 4 – Waialae Country Club’s signature hole features a sharp dogleg left and four palm trees in the shape a Waialae “W” behind the green.

Friday, January 12
Coverage begins at 12 p.m. ET

Featured Groups

Tee Time: 12:50 p.m. ET

  • Eric Cole – 2023 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year, lost in playoff to Chris Kirk at 2023 The Honda Classic
  • Will Zalatoris – TOUR winner (2022 FedEx St. Jude Championship), four top-10 major finishes, 2021 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year
  • Keegan Bradley – No. 16 world ranking, six-time TOUR winner, 2011 PGA Championship winner, 2011 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year

Tee Time: 1 p.m. ET

  • Åberg/Theegala/Bhatia

Once the early groups complete their rounds, coverage will follow the Harman/Fitzpatrick/Rose group, in progress.

Featured Hole

  • 16, Par 4

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

Day Time (ET) Coverage
Thursday,

January 11

12 p.m. Featured Groups  

Brian Harman / Matthew Fitzpatrick / Justin Rose

Chris Kirk / Si Woo Kim / Hideki Matsuyama

 

Bonus Coverage:

Ludvig Åberg / Sahith Theegala / Akshay Bhatia

 

Featured Hole Par 4 | No. 16
Friday,

January 12

12 p.m. Featured Groups  

Eric Cole / Will Zalatoris / Keegan Bradley

Ludvig Åberg / Sahith Theegala / Akshay Bhatia

 

Bonus Coverage:

Brian Harman / Matthew Fitzpatrick / Justin Rose

 

Featured Hole Par 4 | No. 16

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