March is beginning with the ongoing PGA Tour 2023 season’s 9th event in Puerto Rico. Read to know the latest information on upcoming Puerto Rico Open 2023.
Puerto Rico Open is an annual professional golf tournament under PGA Tour. The event was first established in 2008 and has been running regularly under the tour’s annual calendar since.
The upcoming tournament of this year will mark the 15th anniversary of the popular Puerto Rican golf event. It will take place simultaneously with the more popular Arnold Palmer Invitational over the span of four days from this Thursday.
The tournament will maintain PGA Tour’s standard stroke play format over four round games of 72 par. Organizers have already published the amount of prize pool, which is $3.8 million with a winner’s share of $684k. This signifies a modest $100k increment over the previous iteration’s purse pool.
In addition to the prize share, winner of the event is also announced to be rewarded with 300 FedEx cup points, 24 OWGR points and two-year exemption on PGA Tour. A total of 120 professional PGA golfers will participate in the Puerto Rican golf event. However, defending champion Ryan Brehm will not be present this year.
Keep on reading to know the schedule, live stream, tee-times, and other information of the upcoming PGA Tour alternative event Puerto Rico Open 2023.
When will the golf event be held?
- Date: Thursday, March 2, 2023
- Time: 06:10 a.m. ET
The 15th edition of Puerto Rico Open is scheduled to initiate on Thursday, March 2, 2023. First round of the event will start at 06:10 a.m. ET. It will run for four rounds over the span of four days.
Puerto Rico Open 2023 Schedule:
|1st||Thursday, March 2, 2023||06:10 a.m.|
|2nd||Friday, March 3, 2023||TBD|
|3rd||Saturday, March 4, 2023||TBD|
|4th||Sunday, March 5, 2023||TBD|
How to watch the golf event on TV?
- Golf Channel – Untied States
- Sky Sports Golf – United Kingdom
Golf Channel will broadcast the upcoming Puerto Rico Open 2023 live within US. While in the UK, Sky Sports Golf is planned to air the event live every day. Below is the latest broadcast schedule of the upcoming PGA Tour event –
|Thursday, March 2, 2023||10:00 a.m. – 01:00 p.m.|
|Friday, March 3, 2023||10:00 a.m. – 01:00 p.m.|
|Saturday, March 4, 2023||12:30 p.m. – 02:30 p.m.|
|Thursday, March 2, 2023||12:30 p.m. – 02:30 p.m.|
How to Live Stream Puerto Rico Open 2023?
- Golf Channel
- Sky Now
Golf Channel will provide live streams of the upcoming Puerto Rico Open 2023 in the United States. Viewers will require Golf Channel plus subscription to watch the event online. In the UK, Sky Now subscribers will be able to watch the event online via Sky TV or the Sky mobile app which is available for both android and iOS.
Where will the golf event be held?
- Course: Grand Reserve Country Club
- Location: Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
The upcoming PGA Tour alternative event of Puerto Rico Open 2023 will be held at the golf course of Grand Reserve Golf Club. Located in Rio Grande, the private golf club has an international standard course designed by Tom Kite. The 7,506 yards (6,863 meter) long 18-hole course is the regular hosting venue for annual Puerto Rican Open.
Puerto Rico Open 2023 Tee Times:
The upcoming edition of Puerto Rican starts this Thursday with a 120-player field in Rio Grande. For the first round, field will be divided in groups of 3. These groups will tee-off together at the same time in same hole. Below is the tee-off time for the first batch of players –
|Hole no||Players||Tee-time (ET)|
|1||Ted Potter Jr., Geoff Ogilvy, Derek Ernst||06:10 a.m.|
|10||Jason Bohn, Daniel Chopra, Omar Uresti|