NBC Sports’ Announces Broadcast Schedule Of 2021 LPGA Tour

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NBC Sports has announced the broadcast schedule of 2021 LPGA Tour.

2021 LPGA Tour events coverage on NBC Sports will feature 34 events that includes live coverage of all five major championships, as well as the Solheim Cup and the women’s golf at the 2021 Summer Olympics from Tokyo, Japan.

Major tournaments available on NBC Sports includes:

    LPGA Tour coverage
    Summer Olympics in Tokyo
    NCAA Women’s Golf Championships and
    The Augusta National Women’s Amateur

NBC Sports is planning to broadcast more than 500 tournament hours of women’s golf coverage in 2021, the most hours and events ever dedicated to the women’s game in a single year.

NBC Sports coverage of 2021 LPGA highlights:

Women’s Open (June 3-6), KPMG Women’s PGA Championship (June 24-27), Amundi Evian Championship (July 22-25) and AIG Women’s Open (Aug. 19-22)

    The Solheim Cup, which pits the best 12 players from the United States against their European counterparts, taking place at storied Inverness Club on NBC and GOLF Channel on Labor Day weekend (Sept. 4-6)
    The world’s top players convening upon Kasumigaseki Country Club, with NBC Sports airing comprehensive coverage of the women’s Olympic golf competition
    The 2021 season finale at the CME Group Tour Championship (Nov. 18-21), with the winner receiving $1.5 million, the largest single prize in women’s golf history
    50th anniversary celebrations at the ANA Inspiration (April 1-4) and Cambia Portland Classic (Sept. 16-19)

LPGA Commissioner Mike Whan said “Players on the LPGA Tour come from all walks of life, from countries literally circling the globe. Thanks to our friends at NBC and GOLF Channel, fans across the country will have so many opportunities to get to know these athletes and learn their inspirational stories. The future of the game really is female, and I can’t wait for our fans – especially all the young girls watching the telecast – to get to know these athletes who have made such an impact on my life and my career.”

NBC Sports’ Announces Broadcast Schedule Of 2021 LPGA Tour

Tournament Dates Network (s)
Honda LPGA Thailand May 6-9 GOLF Channel
Blue Bay LPGA May 13-16 GOLF Channel
Pure Silk Championship May 20-23 GOLF Channel
TBA May 27-30 GOLF Channel
U.S. Women’s Open June 3-6 GOLF Channel, NBC
LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship June 10-13 GOLF Channel
Meijer LPGA Classic June 17-20 GOLF Channel
KPMG Women’s PGA Championship June 24-27 GOLF Channel, NBC
Volunteers of America Classic July 1-4 GOLF Channel
Marathon LPGA Classic July 8-11 GOLF Channel
Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational July 14-17 GOLF Channel
Amundi Evian Championship July 22-25 GOLF Channel, CNBC
TBA July 29-Aug. 1 GOLF Channel
Tokyo Olympics TBA GOLF Channel
Ladies Scottish Open Aug. 12-15 GOLF Channel
AIG Women’s Open Aug. 19-22 GOLF Channel, NBC, CNBC
CP Women’s Open Aug. 26-29 GOLF Channel
Solheim Cup Sept. 4-6 GOLF Channel, NBC
Cambia Portland Classic Sept. 16-19 GOLF Channel
Walmart NW Arkansas Championship Sept. 23-26 GOLF Channel
ShopRite LPGA Classic Sept. 30-Oct. 3 GOLF Channel
Founders Cup Oct. 7-10 GOLF Channel
Buick LPGA Shanghai Oct. 14-17 GOLF Channel
BMW Ladies Championship Oct. 21-24 GOLF Channel
Taiwan Swinging Skirts LPGA Oct. 28-31 GOLF Channel
TOTO Japan Classic Nov. 4-7 GOLF Channel
Pelican Women’s Championship Nov. 11-14 GOLF Channel
CME Group Tour Championship Nov. 18-21 GOLF Channel, NBC

 

Note: Dates and networks are subject to change

Molly Solomon, executive producer, GOLF Channel and NBC Olympics said “With more than 30 LPGA Tour events, all five majors, the Tokyo Olympics and the Solheim Cup, NBC Sports is primed to deliver unprecedented coverage of women’s golf in 2021. We will present the most hours ever dedicated to the women’s game in 2021 and continue to elevate the LPGA Tour’s stars throughout these fantastic international events.”
NBC Sports’ Announces Broadcast Schedule Of 2021 LPGA Tour First Published On NBC Sports Group Pressbox

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