SIRIUS XM Radio Announces Live Broadcast Coverage of U.S. Open Golf Championship
Hole-by-hole coverage airs
SIRIUS XM offers 28 hours of on-course coverage Thursday-Sunday; More live coverage than any other TV or radio broadcaster
Live coverage will start Thursday and Friday at
The U.S. Open Championship is considered by many to be the most difficult and complete test in golf. The Black Course, with its length and exceptionally high rough putting a premium on both distance and accuracy, also hosted the 2002 U.S. Open, becoming the first public course ever to host the championship. Tiger Woods won that year’s event with a performance that left him as the sole player under par after four days.
In addition to the live play-by-play, listeners will hear daily talk and analysis by SIRIUS XM’s lineup of expert hosts.
Playing Thru, hosted by
Both shows will feature in-depth analysis of the Open, plus one-on-one interviews with some of the sport’s biggest personalities.
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Mad Dog Radio, SIRIUS XM’s all-sports talk channel, will broadcast live from
For more information on SIRIUS XM’s golf coverage, visit www.xmradio.com.
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