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PGA Championships: Big weekend for TNT and CBS


This week it will be CBS and Turner Sports with the ?comprehensive multimedia coverage of the 95th?PGA?Championship?from Oak Hill Country Club?s East Course in Rochester, N.Y., TNT will televise 18 hours of exclusive live action including six hours each day on?Thursday?and?Friday,?Aug. 8-9,?from?1-7 p.m. ET, along with live coverage of the third and fourth rounds on?Saturday?and?Sunday,?Aug. 10-11,?from?11 a.m.-2 p.m.

CBS Sports will cover the action at all 18 holes of Oak Hill Country Club (East Course) with live coverage of the third and final rounds on?Saturday, Aug. 10?and?Sunday, Aug. 11?(2:00-7:00 PM, ET; both days). In addition, CBS Sports will broadcast highlights of early-round action immediately following the LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN on?Thursday, Aug. 8?and?Friday, Aug. 9?(12:35-1:05 AM, ET/PT; both nights).?

CBS Sports Network will be a big part of the networks coverage plan again this year. ?PGA CHAMPIONSHIP ON THE RANGE returns for the second year live from the Tournament Practice Range of Oak Hill on?Thursday, Aug. 8?and?Friday, Aug. 9?(8:30-10:30 AM, ET) featuring player interviews, analysis and a preview of the day?s action.??Grant Boone, Brian Crowell?and?Bobby Clampett?host the show each day.

The broadcast crews: for ?TNT commentators will include host?Ernie Johnson, analysts?Ian Baker-Finch?and?Billy Kratzert?and reporter?Vince Cellini.

The CBS team is led by host?Jim Nantz, with ?Sir Nick Faldo, ?serving as lead analyst. ?Ian Baker-Finch?will?call the action at the 17th?hole,?Gary McCord at the 16thhole,?Peter Oosterhuis?at the 15th?hole,?Verne Lundquist?at the 14th?hole and?Bill Macatee?at the 13th?hole. ?David Feherty,?Peter Kostis?and?Billy Kratzert?will serve as on-course reporters. ???

Broadband can be found at PGA.com and the radio is Sirius XM.


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