Exclusively on PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+: Four-Stream Coverage of John Deere Classic Starting July 4

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Exclusively on PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+: Four-Stream Coverage of John Deere Classic Starting July 4

  • Coverage begins tomorrow at 7:45 a.m. ET, continues through Final Round on Sunday, July 7
  • Marquee and Featured groups include major winners Spieth, Day, Johnson, Glover, Cink
  • Main Feed, afternoon Featured Group presented in English and Spanish all four days
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PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+ will present the John Deere Classic at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill., with four exclusive streams of coverage, including a Main Feed and afternoon Featured Group presented in Spanish, only for ESPN+ subscribers.

  • Coverage begins on Independence Day tomorrow at 7:45 a.m. ET, continues through Sunday, July 7.
  • Marquee and Featured groups include major winners Jordan Spieth, Jason Day, Zach Johnson, Lucas Glover, and Stewart Cink, as well as defending John Deere Classic winner Sepp Straka.
  • ESPN+ Bonus Coverage of other top groups in progress will begin when the initial Marquee Group and Featured Groups complete their rounds.
  • The Featured Hole stream starting at 4 p.m. will showcase the par-4 14th at TPC Deere Run.
  • Commentary for the Spanish-language Main Feed and afternoon Featured Group will include host Marco Farias with Matias Anselmo and Sara Diaz as analysts, and Hernan Rey reporting on the course.
  • The John Deere Classic is the third event on PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+ to be presented with a Spanish-language feed this year, following the Mexico Open at Vidanta and the Rocket Mortgage Classic last week. The 3M Open on July 25-28 will also offer a Spanish-language feed on ESPN+.

THURSDAY | July 4
Main Feed | 7:45 a.m. ET
Main Feed in Spanish | 8:15 a.m. ET

 Marquee Group | 8:15 a.m. ET

  • J.T. Poston – Two-time TOUR winner, 2022 John Deere Classic winner
  • Jordan Spieth – Three-time major champion, 13-time PGA TOUR winner, 2015 FedExCup Champion, 2013 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year, John Deere Classic winner (2015, 2013)
  • Zach Johnson – Two-time major champion (2007 Masters, 2015 Open), 12-time TOUR winner, 2012 John Deere Classic winner, local favorite having grown up in nearby Iowa City

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

  • Lucas Glover – Four-time TOUR winner, 2009 U.S. Open champion, 2021 John Deere Classic winner
  • Jason Day – 13 PGA TOUR victories, 2015 PGA Championship winner
  • Sepp Straka – Defending John Deere Classic winner, two-time TOUR winner

 Featured Groups | 8:15 a.m. ET

  • Jake Knapp – TOUR winner (2024 Mexico Open at Vidanta)
  • Luke List – Two-time TOUR winner
  • Sungjae Im – No. 15 in FedExCup standings, two-time TOUR winner, 2019 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year

 

  • Nico Echavarría – TOUR winner (2023 Puerto Rico Open)
  • Cameron Champ – Three-time TOUR winner
  • Stewart Cink – Eight-time TOUR champion, 2009 Open Championship winner, 1997 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

 

  • Chris Gotterup – TOUR winner (2024 Myrtle Beach Classic)
  • Nick Dunlap – Won the 2024 American Express as an amateur, 2023 U.S. Amateur Champion, 2022 U.S. Junior Amateur Champion
  • Daniel Berger – Four-time TOUR winner, 2015 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year

 At 4 p.m. ET, coverage will transition to two Featured Groups, one Featured Hole and one Featured Group in Spanish.

  • Featured Group – Chris Gotterup / Nick Dunlap / Daniel Berger
  • Featured Group – Lucas Glover / Jason Day / Sepp Straka
  • Featured Hole – No. 14 | Par 4
  • Featured Group in Spanish – Lucas Glover / Jason Day / Sepp Straka

FRIDAY | July 5
Main Feed | 7:45 a.m. ET
Main Feed in Spanish | 8:15 a.m. ET

Marquee Group | 8:15 a.m. ET

  • Lucas Glover / Jason Day / Sepp Straka

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

  • T. Poston / Jordan Spieth / Zach Johnson

 Featured Groups | 8:15 a.m. ET

  • Davis Riley / Adam Svensson / Denny McCarthy
  • Chris Gotterup / Nick Dunlap / Daniel Berger

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

  • Jake Knapp / Luke List / Sungjae Im
  • Nico Echavarria / Cameron Champ / Stewart Cink

At 4 p.m. ET, coverage will transition to two Featured Groups, one Featured Hole and one Featured Group in Spanish.

  • Featured Group – Nico Echavarria / Cameron Champ / Stewart Cink
  • Featured Group – T. Poston / Jordan Spieth / Zach Johnson
  • Featured Hole – No. 14 | Par 4
  • Featured Group in Spanish – J.T. Poston, Jordan Spieth, Zach Johnson

 

Four-Feed Coverage of the John Deere Classic | Exclusively on PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+

Day Start Time (ET) Coverage
Thursday,

July 4

7:45 a.m. Main Feed  

Best action across the tournament field

 

8:15 a.m. Marquee Group  

J.T. Poston, Jordan Spieth, Zach Johnson

 

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

Lucas Glover / Jason Day / Sepp Straka

 

Featured Groups  

Jake Knapp / Luke List / Sungjae Im

Nico Echavarria / Cameron Champ / Stewart Cink

 

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

Davis Riley / Adam Svensson / Denny McCarthy

Chris Gotterup / Nick Dunlap / Daniel Berger

 

Main Feed

in Spanish

 

Best action across the tournament field

4 p.m. Featured Groups Chris Gotterup / Nick Dunlap / Daniel Berger
Lucas Glover / Jason Day / Sepp Straka
Featured Hole No. 14 | Par 4
Featured Group

in Spanish

Lucas Glover / Jason Day / Sepp Straka
Friday,

July 5

7:45 a.m. Main Feed  

Best action across the tournament field

 

8:15 a.m. Marquee Group  

Lucas Glover / Jason Day / Sepp Straka

 

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

J.T. Poston, Jordan Spieth, Zach Johnson

 

Featured Groups  

Davis Riley / Adam Svensson / Denny McCarthy

Chris Gotterup / Nick Dunlap / Daniel Berger

 

ESPN+ Bonus Coverage:

Jake Knapp / Luke List / Sungjae Im

Nico Echavarria / Cameron Champ / Stewart Cink

 

Featured Groups

in Spanish

 

Best action across the tournament field

 

4 p.m. Featured Groups Nico Echavarria / Cameron Champ / Stewart Cink
J.T. Poston, Jordan Spieth, Zach Johnson
Featured Hole No. 14 | Par 4
Featured Group

in Spanish

J.T. Poston, Jordan Spieth, Zach Johnson

PGA TOUR LIVE on ESPN+ will follow a similar schedule Saturday and Sunday when pairings and tee times are announced.

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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