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Golf Channel will carry live coverage of the opening two rounds, and weekend lead-in coverage at each of the four events, and Golf Channel on NBC will broadcast third and final round coverage of the final three events: the Deutsche Bank Championship, BMW Championship, and TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola. read more

Judy Rankin discusses with David Feherty the beginnings of her playing career, including gracing the cover of Sports Illustrated at age 16, along with memorable moments in a career that led to her Hall of Fame induction in 2000. read more

Solheim Cup Captain Juli Inkster will announce her two captain’s picks during a live, one hour Golf Central special on Monday, Aug. 24 from 7-8 p.m. ET from Golf Channel’s Orlando studios. She is scheduled to be joined in-studio by her captain’s picks for the announcement. read more

Golf Channel served nearly 8 million unique viewers across PGA Championship week (+8% YOY), which is the second most-viewed total since 2010. read more

"The mesmerizing drives these athletes hit make for incredible television. We look forward to showcasing one of the most exciting aspects of the game and telling the stories of these big hitters at the World Long Drive Championship in October," said Tom Knapp, Golf Channel senior vice president of programming. read more

In preparation for the final men's major championship of the year, Golf Channel is dedicating more than 60 live hours of news, analysis, highlights, interviews, instruction and debate surrounding the 2015 PGA Championship, taking place Aug. 10-16 at Whistling Straits in Sheboygan, Wis. read more

A record 112,000 viewers per minute tuned into Golf Channel in July (Mon-Sun 6AM-6AM), representing a 20% year-over-year increase compared to July 2014 (93,000) according to data released by The Nielsen Company. read more

Speaker of the United States House of Representatives and avid golfer John Boehner sits down with David Feherty -- one of the most recognizable and unique personalities in sports -- for a wide-ranging interview about his life, career and love for golf on the next episode of Feherty, Golf Channel’s primetime interview series, Monday, Aug. 3 at 10 p.m. ET. read more

"Adding Matt Adams' experienced voice on all aspects of the golf industry, from his insight on the professional tours to the latest trends affecting local golf courses and amateurs, will strengthen Golf Channel's ability to serve golf fans with the best in high-quality news, analysis and discussion," said Molly Solomon, executive producer of Golf Channel. read more

"We're proud to help support this worthy endeavor," said Adam Hertzog, vice president, News and Studio Productions for Golf Channel. "Lauren and Bailey are looking forward to taking our viewers on location to showcase the positive impact this event has to benefit our wounded veterans." read more

Golf Channel posted its most-watched week ever for The Open Championship, driven by Golf Central’s Live From St. Andrews coverage from Monday through Sunday. Additionally, Golf Channel served nearly 8 million unique viewers across the week, not including viewership on Monday, July 20, with coverage surrounding the weather-delayed final round. read more

Jason Connery will direct this tale of triumph and tragedy from a screenplay by Pamela Marin and Kevin Cook, adapted from Cook's acclaimed book of the same name, which won the United States Golf Association's Book of the Year award in 2007. read more

A record field of 91 participants from the world of sports and entertainment will compete in the American Century Championship, vying for a $600,000 purse. NBC Sports Network will air the opening round on Friday, July 17 from 6-8 p.m. ET, with weekend coverage on NBC from 3-6 p.m. ET both days. read more

"Bill's approach to managing the pace of play is so logical and so rarely adopted by golf courses," said JJ Keegan, Managing Principal of Golf Convergence. "Bill cogently presents the case that the course layout and golf course policies have the greatest impact on the length of a golf round." read more

Golf Channel will feature live coverage of the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open on Thursday and Friday, July 9-10 as well as early-round coverage on Saturday and Sunday, July 11-12 leading into the conclusion of third and final round play on NBC. read more