The New Orleans-based popular team-based professional PGA Tour golf event is back for the latest 2022-23 season. This article will provide you with all the up-to-date official info on the upcoming Zurich Classic 2023.
Zurich Classic is a popular professional golf tournament held at the TPC Louisiana. The event is well known for being a team-based golf competition under the annual PGA Tour calendar. It initially started as an individual event in 1938 but later in 2017 shifted to the team format.
Upcoming Zurich Classic will be officially titled “Zurich Classic of New Orleans 2023” and it will be the 6th official edition of the event since its’ shift to team-based competition. This year’s field will feature a total of 160 professional golfers.
The event will be a team-based competition with a team-stroke play format over 72-par. Each team will have two participants and the team draw will be determined based on Tour priority rankings.
Defending champions, Patrick Cantlay and Xander Schauffele are returning to defend their 2022 title. Participants will compete for an $8.6 million prize pool with a winner’s share of $2.485 million. The winner’s share will be split between the two competitors on the champion team.
Below you can find the schedule, live stream, and other relative information on the upcoming team-based PGA Tour event.
When will the event be held?
- Date: Thursday, April 20, 2023
- Time: 08:00 a.m. ET
The latest Zurich Classic of New Orleans is scheduled to start this Thursday, April 20, 2023. The first round will kick off with the first batch of participants teeing off at 08:00 a.m. ET.
Zurich Classic 2023 Schedule:
|1st||Thursday, April 20||08:00 a.m.|
|2nd||Friday, April 21||09:20 a.m.|
|3rd||Saturday, April 22||TBA|
|Final||Sunday, April 23|
How to watch the golf event on TV?
- Golf Channel, CBS – United States
- Sky Sports Golf HD – United Kingdom
In the United States, Golf Channel will exclusively broadcast the first two days of the upcoming Zurich Classic 2023 on TV. While the third and fourth day’s telecasts will be split between Golf Channel and CBS. In the United Kingdom, it will be available to watch on Sky Sports Golf HD. The tv broadcast times are included here –
|1st||Thursday, April 20||03:00 p.m. – 06:00 p.m. (Golf Channel)|
|2nd||Friday, April 21|
|3rd||Saturday, April 22||01:00 p.m. – 03:00 p.m. (Golf Channel),
03:00 p.m. – 06:00 p.m. (CBS)
|Final||Sunday, April 23|
How to Live Stream Zurich Classic 2023?
- Golf Channel
- Sky TV
In addition to telecast, both Peacock and Golf Channel will also provide a live stream of the upcoming PGA Tour team-based competition in the USA. Fans in the UK will be able to watch it online if they have a Sky cable subscription. Otherwise, you can get a Sky TV subscription to watch the event’s live stream on mobile or smart TVs.
Where will the event be held?
- Venue: TPC Louisiana
- Location: Louisiana, USA
Zurich Classic 2023 will be held at the TPC Louisiana. The Avondale-based golf course features a standard 18-hole field spreading over 7,425 yards. Designed by the renowned architect Pete Dyle, the course is located in Louisiana, USA.
Zurich Classic 2023 Tee Times:
During the initial rounds, two teams will start competition at the same hole. The tournament will start simultaneously on holes no 1 & 10. Here is the tee time of the first batch of participants on the first round of the upcoming Zurich Classic 2023 –
|Round||Tee no.||Participants||Time (ET)|
|1||1||Geoff Ogilvy/Kevin Stadler, Wesley Bryan/Grayson Murray||08:00 a.m.|
|10||Ryan Palmer/Scott Piercy, Bill Haas/Jonathan Byrd|
|2||1||Kyle Stanley/Ricky Barnes, Derek Ernst/Robert Garrigus||09:20 a.m.|
|10||Jonas Blixt/David Lingmerth, Kevin Tway/Kelly Kraft|