After making its competitive return at the Rio Olympics in 2016, Olympic golf is back once again this week in Japan.
Kasumigaseki Country Club plays host to both the men’s and women’s competition. Kasumigaseki’s East Course will play 7,447 yards for the men, July 29-August 1. For the women, August 4-7, it will play 6,648 yards.
Marquee groups include: Xander Schauffele, Abraham Ancer, Christiaan Bezuidenhout; Justin Thomas, Joaquin Niemann, Paul Casey; Collin Morikawa, Rory McIlroy, Sungjae Im; Patrick Reed, Tommy Fleetwood, Shane Lowry.
While the competition will be held Thursday morning local time, the 13-hour time difference means play will begin Wednesday night, July 28, in Eastern Daylight Time.
From tee times to TV and streaming info, here’s everything you need to know about the first round of the men’s golf competition at the Olympics. All times Eastern.
Check the yardage book: Kasumigaseki East Course for the 2021 Olympic Games
TimePlayers6:30 p.m.Rikuya Hoshino, Thomas Pieters, Sepp Straka6:41 p.m.Adri Arnaus, Sami Valimaki, Matthias Schwab6:52 p.m.Sebastian Munoz, Henrik Norlander, Joachim Hansen7:03 p.m.Carlos Ortiz, Antoine Rozner, Guido Migliozzi7:14 p.m.Xander Schauffele, Abraham Ancer, Christiaan Bezuidenhout7:25 p.m.Justin Thomas, Joaquin Niemann, Paul Casey7:41 p.m.Hideki Matsuyama, Marc Leishman, Corey Conners7:52 p.m.C.T. Pan, Ryan Fox, Anirban Lahiri8:03 p.m.Hurly Long, Carl Yuan, Gavin Kyle Green8:14 p.m.Kristian Johannessen, Adrian Meronk, Gunn Charoenkul8:25 p.m.Rory Sabbatini, Mito Pereira, Renato Paratore8:36 p.m.Jhonattan Vegas, Thomas Detry, Kalle Samooja8:47 p.m.Mackenzie Hughes, Alex Noren, Jazz Janewattananond9:03 p.m.Rasmus Hojgaard, Romain Langasque, Si Woo Kim9:14 p.m.Viktor Hovland, Cameron Smith, Garrick Higgo9:25 p.m.Collin Morikawa, Rory McIlroy,
By: Adam Woodard
Title: Olympic golf pairings, tee times and schedule for the first round
Sourced From: golfweek.usatoday.com/2021/07/27/olympics-golf-tee-times-schedule-thursday/
Published Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 14:04:43 +0000