Tiger Woods’ Return to Golf: How to Watch 2021 PNC Championship in US, UK, and 10 Other Countries

Published 12/16/2021, 3:01 PM EST
ORLANDO, FLORIDA – DECEMBER 19: Tiger Woods of the United States and Charlie Woods react on the third green during the first round of the PNC Championship at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club Orlando on December 19, 2020 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)


Tiger Woods is all set to make a comeback to professional golf this week, at the PNC Championship. Undoubtedly, golf fans around the world are eager to watch this event, where Tiger will be competing along with his son. The speculation about his participation in this event had begun during the Hero World Challenge itself.

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Notably, he was grinding every day at the range. However, there was no word from Tiger initially during the press conference. However, he later took to Twitter and alerted fans about his comeback. At the event, Tiger will team up with his son Charlie Woods for the second straight year. 

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What is PNC Championship?

PNC Championship is a casual family event where father-son/father-daughter team up and compete. The Ritz Carlton Golf Club in Orlando, Florida, will host this 36-hole event on December 18th and 19th. Moreover, since this is a 36-hole event, there is no cut, and all teams will compete for 36 holes. 

ORLANDO, FL – DECEMBER 20: Charlie Woods and his father Tiger Woods walk together onto the 14th green during the final round of the PGA TOUR Champions PNC Championship at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club on December 20, 2020 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR via Getty Images)

Last year Justin Thomas and his dad Mike Thomas won this event. They carded -25 and won the event with a stroke. However, the limelight was entirely on team Woods, as Charlie Woods was playing in front of everyone for the first time. Undoubtedly, even this year, the focus will once again be on team Woods, as Tiger Woods will be competing for the first time since his solo car crash earlier this year.

As we gear up for the exciting team event this weekend, let us also find out how can one watch the PNC Championship in different parts of the world.  

How to watch PNC Championship in the USA and UK

Fans can watch the 2021 PNC Championship in the United States as usual, on Golf Channel and NBC. Moreover, they are also going to telecast the pro-am event on Friday, since Tiger Woods will be teeing off with Matt Kuchar. 

USA

Friday, December 17: 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. ET (Golf Channel) Pro-Am

Saturday, December 18: 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. ET (Golf Channel), 2:30 – 5:30 p.m. ET (NBC)

Sunday, December 19: 12:30 – 1:00 p.m. ET (Golf Channel) 1:00 – 4:30 p.m. ET (NBC)

UK

Saturday, December 18: 5:30 -10:30 p.m. (Sky Sports Golf)

Sunday, December 19: 4:00 – 9:30 p.m. (Sky Sports Golf)

How to watch Tiger Woods’ comeback in other parts of the world

Here’s how fans can watch the 2021 PNC Championship from different parts of the world.

Australia: Kayo Sports (19th December – 4:30 a.m.), (20th December – 3:00 a.m.)

Canada: CTV2 and TSN (18th December – 1:30 p.m.), (19th December – 12:30 p.m.)

Ireland and Scotland: Sky Sports Golf (18th December – 5:30 p.m.), (19th December – 4:00 p.m.)

South Africa: SuperSport (18th December – 8:30 p.m.), (19th December – 7:30 p.m.)

New Zealand: Sky Sports (19th December – 6:30 a.m.), (20th December – 5:30 a.m.)

Sweden: CMore (18th December – 6:30 p.m.), (19th December – 5:30 p.m.)

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Denmark: GolfTv (18th December – 7:30 p.m.), (19th December – 6:30 p.m.)

Singapore: GolfTv (19th December – 1:30 a.m.), (20th December – 12:00 a.m.)

India: GolfTv (18th December – 11:00 p.m.), (19th December – 9:30 p.m.)

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South Korea: GolfTv (19th December – 3:00 a.m.), (20th December – 1:30 a.m.)

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Amey Kulkarni

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Amey Kulkarni is a Golf writer at EssentiallySports. He is currently pursuing his Bachelor’s degree in mass media from HR College, Mumbai. Before joining EssentiallySports he used to write articles on Golf and Cricket on his personal blog cricgolf.

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