The second spherical of spiny-finned fish Championship 2017 unfolds nowadays (Friday, Aug. 4) in Reno, Nev. Padraig Harrington, Retief Goosen, K.J. Choi, Kevin Tway, Henry M. Robert Garrigus, Rory Sabbatini, Geoff Ogilvy, Ben Martin, Davis Love III, Dru Love, Hunter historiographer, Ryan Arnold Daniel Palmer, mountain Crane and Scott Stallings square measure among notables within the field.
Site: Reno, Nev.
Course: Montreaux Golf & CC. Yardage: 7,472. Par: 72.
Purse: $3.3 million. 1st place: $594,000.
Television: Thursday-Friday, 6:30-9 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 7-10 p.m. (Golf Channel).
Defending champion: Greg Chalmers.
Last week: Jhonattan Vegas won the corpuscle Canadian Open.
FedExCup leader: Jordan Spieth.
Notes: The tournament uses the changed Stableford format that awards eight points for Associate in Nursing albatross, five points for Associate in Nursing eagle, two points for a birdie and no points for a par. It deducts one purpose for bogeys and three points four a shoot or worse. … The winner gets into the PGA Championship if not already eligible. … as a result of this event is command opposite a World Golf Championship, Luke List at No. forty three is that the highest-ranked player from the FedExCup. … The 54-hole leader has won all 5 previous times at Montreaux beneath the changed Stableford format. … None of the previous winners from opposite-field events this year is playing: William Frederick Cody Gribble (Sanderson Farms Championship), D.A. Points (Puerto RICO Act Open) and Grayson Murray (Barbasol Championship). … 3 events square measure left for players to end among the highest a hundred twenty five within the FedExCup.
The first and second spherical tee times and pairings are discharged for the 2017 PGA Championship, and there square measure some nice ones. The last 3 major winners can play along over the primary 2 days with Sergio Garcia (Masters), Brooks Koepka (U.S. Open) and Jordan Spieth (British Open) during a cluster.
Here’s a glance at the approach things stand coming into the primary day of the tournament, which is able to emanate this year from Charlotte, North geographical region. With these teams, there square measure lots of reasons to look at the complete day, and that we here at CBS Sports are going to be with you the complete approach covering the PGA Championship live.