Aug. 5, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that it will broadcast the 95
PGA Championship, the season's final major golf championship, this
Thursday, Aug. 8
Sunday, Aug. 11
, on channel 93 on XM and channel 208 on Sirius Premier.
SiriusXM's live coverage, from Oak Hill Country Club in
, will be hosted by
, with hole-by-hole updates from roving reporters
On-course coverage will start daily at
12:00 pm ET
(Thursday-Sunday) and will continue until the conclusion of each day's play. Live play-by-play will be preceded by the
PGA Championship Preview Show
, hosted by
, starting each day at
10:00 am ET
. After the conclusion of each round,
will host a special edition of his show,
Maginnes on Tap
, to provide listeners with a wrap-up of the day's action with highlights and analysis.
The PGA Championship perennially showcases the strongest field in golf. Currently, 99 of the top 100 players in the Official World Golf Ranking are in the field for the 95
PGA Championship. The event is returning for the third time to Oak Hill Country Club, which is widely recognized as one of America's finest courses and owns the distinction of being the only club to have hosted all six of the men's major championships that move around the U.S. – the PGA Championship, the Ryder Cup, the U.S. Open, the U.S. Amateur, the U.S. Senior Open and the Senior PGA Championship.
This year's field will include Tiger Woods, the world's top-ranked player and a four-time PGA Champion; 2005 PGA Champion
, who won the 2013 Open Championship last month; defending PGA Champion and World No. 3
; reigning U.S. Open Champion
; 2013 Masters Champion
, and many more of the world's best golfers.
In the days leading up to the Championship, SiriusXM hosts
will broadcast their daily shows live from
, providing fans with daily golf talk and an in-depth analysis of this year's field. East broadcast day starts at
7:00 am ET
Fairways of Life
with Adams. Katrek's
can be heard at
Maginnes on Tap
5:00 pm ET
. Listeners can also tune in on Tuesday and Wednesday from
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm ET
to hear live coverage of player press conferences from the media center.
For more information visit
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