The Players Championship is one of the PGA golf Tour’s best of the best tournaments. The tournament includes 56 of the best PGA golfers around. This is a very elite tournament and the stakes are very high. The Players tournament began in 1974 and was at the Atlanta Country Club. It moved in 1982 to Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.
Since then, it has been called the unofficial, “fifth major” because it is very elite, and the tournament offers winners a huge prize and more world ranking points than any of the other PGA tour tournaments. The defending champion is Rory Mcllroy who won by a single shot.
The Players Championship Tournament is going to be held on March 10th through March 15th. Tickets have already gone on sale, in October and there are several ticket outlets that you can purchase tickets online.
The Players tournament website is the most popular ticket seller for this tournament. All of the tickets will be retrieved through your mobile devices and The Players tournament has a new way to run the ticket information and specific days.
If you are interested in getting tickets, we advise you to visit the Players main web site. This is the best resource for this event.
The Players Championship tournament ticket prices range from $58- $2,519. These tickets will sell out quickly, so make sure that you get them as fast as you can. On a side note, parking is very limited, and it is not all free. Before the event, you must buy parking passes.
The tee times for each PGA tournament are usually set the day before the tournament begins. These times are simply for informational purposes. This year every shot of The Players tournament will be streamed live. This is something that golf has never done before and the PGA is trying to expand how to watch The Players championships.
If you do have tickets to the event and need to go to will call, you can do so Monday- Saturday: 7 a.m.- 6 p.m. and Sunday from 7:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. Entries open begins at 7:30 am on Tuesday and Wednesday. Then on Thursday and Friday at 7:00 a.m. Saturday at 7:30 a.m. and Sunday at 7:00 a.m. The start of the tournament each day is around 7:35 a.m. for Thursday and Friday, Saturday at 8:30 a.m. and Sunday at 7:45 a.m. The official schedule will be posted to the Players website soon.
This requires over 120 cameras and the shots are for all rounds. These rounds will begin at 7:40 am and end around 12 hours later. The Masters rounds were with video coverage for every shot from every player, but there is a difference here. Every shot is accessible live at The Players tournament.
To watch or stream The Players Championship this year The Golf Channel is airing Thursday and Friday’s rounds from 1-7 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Then on March 14th and 15th, NBC Sports takes over. They begin showing the championship at 2-7 p.m. EST on Saturday, March 14th. Then on Sunday, March 15th, NBC Sports airs the tournament at 1-6 p.m. EST.
The purse for The Players is $12.5 million. However, there are many perks for the winner of the tournament.
The Players Championship is working with NBC Sports Gold and Amazon Prime Channels as well to broadcast this tournament live and stream every shot made by every golfer. This is expanded coverage and extremely monumental for PGA.
Fans will get a lot more of what they want to see now, and the PGA hopes to bring younger fans on to the sport as well. This is a great way that we can watch The Players tournament on the go.
The Players Championship has a lot of new ways to watch and the PGA is stepping up their game when it comes to watching the tournament. The golfers are getting ready and excited for the very prestigious tournament. The 56 players will all get paid for simply being the best of the best. If you have any questions about where to watch the tournament, check out the official Players web page, The Golf Channel, Amazon Prime Channels, or NBC Sports.