Tag Archives: Senior PGA Championship

Oct
11
2013
By Stephanie Wei under Announcements
Ryder Cup

Ryder Cup + PGA + NBC Sports

The PGA of America and NBC Sports revealed a massive deal on Thursday, with the most newsworthy component being the extension of Golf Channel/NBC receiving the TV rights of the Ryder Cup through 2030.

Naturally, PGA of America President Ted Bishop pointed out that they wanted to respect the PGA Tour and its big event, the Presidents Cup, so they waited until the following week to make their announcement (unlike the USGA during the PGA Championship in August when they unveiled the Fox deal). 

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May
23
2011
By Stephanie Wei under Champions Tour

Is Freddie stretching or checking out the grass?

Fred Couples pulled out of the Senior PGA Championship at Valhalla due to back problems. Couples, who lost in a playoff at the event last year, has battled an ailing back for years, but has experienced more difficulties this season, causing him to limit his schedule on the PGA and Champions Tours.

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