Westwood One Offers PGA Championship Coverage
August 6, 2015 at 5:44 AM (PT)
WESTWOOD ONE is offering hole-by-hole coverage of golf's PGA CHAMPIONSHIP under a multiyear deal. The syndicator will also provide shortform updates and a nightly recap show, THE PGA CHAMPIONSHIP TONIGHT. Tournament coverage from KOHLER, WI, anchored by SIRIUSXM PGA TOUR RADIO host EARL FORCEY with CHARLIE RYMER as analyst and TED EMRICK and BRAD HELLER as anchors and produced in collaboration with SIRIUSXM, will run AUGUST 13-16. MARK CARNEVALE, DENNIS PAULSON, CARL PAULSON, and MAUREEN MADILL will call the action from the course.
“WESTWOOD ONE Is proud to present the 2015 PGA CHAMPIONSHIP,” said SVP, Sports BRUCE GILBERT. “It’s a very exciting time in professional golf with so many terrific stories this year. Our team is prepared and excited to describe the remarkable performance of the world’s best players live from the PGA CHAMPIONSHIP for the next few years.”
“WESTWOOD ONE and SIRIUSXM RADIO are synonymous with live, major sports event broadcasting,” said PGA OF AMERICA Chief Commercial Officer JEFF PRICE. “The PGA OF AMERICA is delighted that we will partner with these two world-class radio partners to bring the drama and excitement of the PGA CHAMPIONSHIP to fans.”