This week in golf: TV schedule, tee occasions information for Wells Fargo, Walker Cup and extra

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This is a have a look at what’s occurring on the PGA Tour and elsewhere this week, and how one can watch it:
PGA Tour
Wells Fargo Championship
Thursday-Sunday, Quail Hole Membership, Charlotte, N.C.
Course specs: Par 71, 7,521 yards, designed by the Tom Fazio
Purse: $8.1 million ($1.458 million to winner)
Defending champion: Max Homa (received 2019 occasion; final yr’s event canceled due to pandemic)
Notables within the subject: Homa, Rory McIlroy, Justin Thomas, Bryson DeChambeau, Jon Rahm, Xander Schauffele, Patrick Cantlay, Patrick Reed, Jason Day, Phil Mickelson, Webb Simpson, Will Zalatoris, Cameron Tringale (making 300th profession Tour begin)
Tee occasions: TBD
TV schedule: Thursday-Friday, 2-6 p.m. ET (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 1-3 p.m. ET (Golf Channel) and 3-6 p.m. ET (CBS)
LPGA
Honda LPGA Thailand
Thursday-Sunday, Siam CC (Pattaya Previous), Chonburi, Thailand
Course specs: Par 72, 6,576 yards, designed by Lee Schmidt
Purse: $1.6 million
Defending champion: Amy Yang (appears to win once more in an odd-numbered yr after taking titles in 2017 and ’19)
Notables within the subject: Yang, Lydia Ko, Sung Hyun Park, Danielle Kang, Minjee Lee, Hinako Shibuno, Yealimi Noh, Charley Hull, Sophia Popov, Patty Tavatanakit
Tee occasions: TBD
TV schedule: Wednesday/Thursday-Thursday/Friday, 11 p.m.-Four a.m. ET (Golf Channel); Friday/Saturday-Saturday/Sunday, 11:30 p.m.-4:30 a.m. ET (Golf Channel)
PGA Tour Champions
Areas Custom
Thursday-Sunday, Greystone G&CC, Hoover, Ala.
Course specs: Par 72, 7,249 yards, designed by Bob Cupp and Hubert Inexperienced
Purse: $2.4 million (360,000 to winner)
Defending champion: Steve Stricker (received main title by six pictures in 2019; occasion was not performed final yr due to the pandemic)
Notables within the subject: Stricker, Fred {Couples}, Ernie Els, Mike Weir, John Daly, Bernhard Langer, Mark O’Meara, Colin Montgomerie, Sandy Lyle, Ian Woosnam, Billy Mayfair, Woody Austin, John Huston, Michael Allen
Tee occasions: TBD
TV schedule: Thursday-Friday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. ET (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 3-5:30 p.m. ET (Golf Channel)
European Tour
Canary Islands Championship
Thursday-Sunday, Golf Costa Adeje, Tenerife, Spain
Course specs: Par 72, 6,816 yards, designed by Jose Gancedo
Purse: 1.5 million euros
Defending champion: Inaugural occasion
Notables within the subject: Dean Burmester, Garrick Higgo, Mike Lorenzo-Vera, Eddie Pepperell, Pep Angles, Thomas Plumb, Nacho Elvira, Benjamin Poke, Ale Tosti, Sean Crocker, Richard Bland
Tee occasions: TBD
TV schedule: Thursday-Friday, 9-11 a.m. ET (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 6:30-11 a.m. ET (Golf Channel)
USGA/R&A
Walker Cup
Saturday-Sunday, Seminole GC, Juno Seashore, Fla.
Course specs: Par 72, 6,836 yards, designed by Donald Ross
Defending champion: U.S. (beat GB&I, 15.5-10.5, at Royal Liverpool in 2019; U.S. leads all-time collection, 37-9-1)
Groups: U.S. – Stewart Hagestad, Cole Hammer, John Pak, Davis Thompson, Ricky Castillo, Pierceson Coody, Quade Cummins, Austin Eckroat, William Mouw, Tyler Strafaci; GB&I – Barclay Brown, Alex Fitzpatrick, Angus Flanagan, Ben Jones, Matty Lamb, Joe Lengthy, John Murphy, Mark Energy, Ben Schmidt, Jack Dyer
TV schedule: Saturday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. ET and 5:30-7:30 p.m. ET (Golf Channel)
Streaming schedule: Saturday-Sunday, 10-11 a.m. ET and 4:30-5:30 p.m. ET (Peacock)
Different notable occasions
KORN FERRY TOUR: Simmons Financial institution Open for the Snedeker Basis, The Grove, Faculty Grove, Tenn. (Could 6-9)
EUROPEAN CHALLENGE TOUR/SUNSHINE TOUR: Dimension Knowledge Professional-Am, Fancourt Golf Property, George, South Africa (Could 6-9)
Anniversaries
Could 4, 1959: Ben Hogan earns his 64th and final PGA Tour victory when he beats Fred Hawkins in a playoff at Colonial.
Could 5, 2002: Okay.J. Choi turns into the primary Korean participant to win on the PGA Tour on the Zurich Basic.
Could 6, 2015: Nathan Smith and Todd White staff to win the inaugural U.S. Novice 4-Ball Championship in San Francisco.
Could 8, 2008: Jim, Andy, and Kevin play golf with a shopper within the first airing of “Job Honest,” an episode of “The Workplace” with a secondary golf theme.
Could 9, 1999: Carlos Franco wins the Zurich Basic to grow to be the primary participant from Paraguay to win on the PGA Tour.
Birthdays
Could 3: Bing Crosby (born in 1903, died in 1977), Brooks Koepka (31)
Could 4: Rory McIlroy (32)
Could 7: Seth Raynor (born in 1874, died in 1926), A.W. Tillinghast (born in 1876, died in 1942), Jay Monahan (51)
Could 8: Francis Ouimet (born in 1893, died in 1976)
Could 9: Harry Vardon (born in 1870, died in 1937)

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