Following the exciting Genesis Open, another popular PGA Tour event is ready to get underway in Palm Beach Gardens this week. Read to know more about the upcoming Honda Classic 2023 event.
The Honda Classic is a popular PGA-sanctioned professional golf tournament. It is held annually in south Florida as a part of the PGA Tour. The event first launched in 1972 and will launch its 51st edition this year.
This year’s Honda Classic is planned to begin on Thursday. The competition will run for four days over the classic PGA four rounds stroke play format. It will be played at the regular champions course at Palm Beach Gardens.
Organizers of the 2023 event have announced an $8.4 million purse pool. Along with the large purse, the first, two-round field will feature a total of 144 professional PGA golfers. Popular OWGR top rankers like Sungjae Im, Shane Lowry, and Billy Horschel will be present at the upcoming event.
More detailed information on the schedule, live stream, tee time, and other aspects of the upcoming Honda Classic 2023 is listed below.
When will the golf event be held?
- Date: Thursday, February 23, 2023
- Time: 06:50 a.m. ET
The latest Honda Classic is ready to commence this Thursday, February 23, 2023. The first round of this year’s tournament will start at 06:50 a.m. ET.
Honda Classic 2023 Schedule:
|1st||Thursday, February 23, 2023||06:50 a.m.|
|2nd||Friday, February 24, 2023||TBD|
|3rd||Saturday, February 25, 2023||TBD|
|4th||Sunday, February 26, 2023||TBD|
How to watch the golf event on TV?
- Golf Channel, NBC – Untied States
- Sky Sports Golf – United Kingdom
Golf Channel and NBC will air the upcoming Honda Classic 2023 on tv with a split schedule in the US. While in the UK, Sky Sports will provide a live stream of the event via their Sky Sports Golf channel. Below is the official tv broadcast schedule and channel list for the upcoming south Florida-based PGA event –
|Thursday, February 23, 2023||02:00 p.m. – 06:00 p.m.||Golf Channel|
|Friday, February 24, 2023||02:00 p.m. – 06:00 p.m.|
|Saturday, February 25, 2023||01:00 p.m. – 03:00 p.m.||Golf Channel|
|03:00 p.m. – 06:00 p.m.||NBC|
|Sunday, February 26, 2023||01:00 p.m. – 03:00 p.m.||Golf Channel|
|03:00 p.m. – 06:00 p.m.||NBC|
How to Live Stream Honda Classic 2023?
- Golf Channel
- Sky Now
In addition to tv broadcast, Golf Channel will also provide a live stream of the upcoming PGA Tour event in the USA. For viewers in the UK, streams will be available to access through Sky Now streaming platform. International golf fans will require a VPN service like ExpressVPN or NordVPN to bypass live stream’s geo-restriction.
Where will the golf event be held?
- Course: PGA National Resort and Spa
- Location: Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
The upcoming PGA event will be hosted by PGA National Resort and Spa in Palm Beach Gardens. The resort is home to the championship golf course. The champion course is a 7,125 yards long international-level golf course with 70 par. It is located in south Florida, USA.
Honda Classic 2023 Tee Times:
During the first round, players will be divided into 3 player draws to participate together in a hole at a time. According to the official draw, Dylan Frittelli, Sean O’Hair, Ben Griffin will tee-off at tee hole 1 and Brice Garnett, David Riley, Ben Taylor will compete at tee hole 10 as the first batch. Both groups will tee-off at 06:50 a.m. ET simultaneously in different holes.