Here are all the details on how you can watch the golf action from England.
Open Championship Live Stream
The final men’s Major of 2021, the Open Championship, takes place this week at Royal St George’s.
As we all know last year’s event was cancelled so Shane Lowry once again returns as defending champion.
Obviously most of the world’s best will be in attendance however Covid-19 has still impacted the tournament with several players pulling out.
The most high-profile names to do so are Hideki Matsuyama who tested positive for the virus, Sungjae Im who is focusing on the Olympics, and Matthew Wolff with his reason for skipping the event undisclosed.
Regardless it is great to be heading back to links golf and the Open Championship after so long and it should make for fascinating viewing.
Luckily there are hours and hours of broadcast coverage to enjoy this week (details below).
Also if you want to add to the excitement further you can play weekly Fantasy golf games through Zweeler. On the website you can pick players and win money every week or you can play a season-long game in which you have a roster of 22 players.
In this weeks game, you have a budget of 160 million to buy 15 players of which you think are going to win the most points during the PGA Tour event. You can earn points in every round and for the general classification.
If this fun game interests you then sign up now!
Watch 2021 PGA Tour Golf Live
Golf coverage in the US is usually split between NBC and its Golf Channel offshoot, and rival terrestrial network CBS. This week however it is split between the Golf Channel, Peacock, and NBC (details below)
Related: PGA Tour Schedule
In the UK, Sky Sports is the best place to go to make sure you miss none of the action this week and during every tournament on the PGA Tour and European Tour.
Open Championship Live Stream: How to watch from outside your country
There are loads of easy ways to watch PGA Tour golf in 2021 including in the US, UK and almost anywhere else in the world. Below we have a full list of options but anyone away from their home country can still watch the action by using VPNs.
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Open Championship Live Stream: How to watch from the US
Live TV Coverage is split between the Golf Channel, Peacock and NBC (Timings are all in ET)
- Thursday 1.30am-4am Peacock 4am-3pm Golf Channel
- Friday 1.30am-4am Peacock 4am-3pm Golf Channel
- Saturday 5am-7am Golf Channel 7am-3pm NBC
- Sunday 4am-7am Golf Channel, 7am-2pm NBC
NBC’s Golf Channel will televise the majority of the golf and NBC, along with its streaming service Peacock, will also televise a lot of the action too.
AT&T TV Now starts at around $55 a month but does have a 7-day free trial.
While fuboTV also offers the Golf Channel and 100+ other channels and also has a 7-day free trial.
Open Championship Live Stream: How to watch from the UK
Live TV Coverage of all four rounds on Sky Sports (Timings BST subject to change)
- Thursday 6.30am-8.30pm Sky Sports
- Friday 6.30am-8.30pm Sky Sports
- Saturday 9am-8pm Sky Sports
- Sunday 8am-7pm Sky Sports
In the UK, Sky Sports should be your first port of call as Sky Sports Golf and Sky Sports Main Event will televise the action from the event. This week Sky Sports will have more than 10 hours of coverage across all four days.
At the moment Sky has some great deals on Sky Sports for those looking to upgrade and those looking sign up to Sky for the first time.
You can get all eight Sky Sports Channels in HD for just £22 a month which not only includes all the golf action, but you can also watch the football, cricket, Formula 1, NFL and a whole host of other sporting events.
If you want more than just Sport though, new customers can get a combination of Sky TV and Sky Sports for just £43 a month (£7 off), and Sky Cinema included in that bundle for £50 as well (£11 off).
Sky TV and Sky Cinema have all the TV shows and movies you could want so if you love either of those genres, Sky has got you covered.
Open Championship Live Stream: How to watch from Canada
Live TV Coverage is on the Golf Channel and TSN throughout the week (Timings Eastern subject to change)
- Thursday 1.30am-4am Golf Channel
- Friday 1.30am-4am Golf Channel
- Saturday 5am-7am Golf Channel 7am-3pm TSN4
- Sunday 4am-7am Golf Channel 7am-3pm TSN4
TSN’s complete golf broadcast schedule can be found at TSN.ca/Golf.
TSN and TSN Direct subscribers can stream all of the action online at TSN.ca or through the TSN app.
Otherwise, a GOLFTV pass can be bought in Canada from $9.99 a month and it’s a great one-stop-shop for golf fans who don’t want the hassle of wondering who’s showing the next big tournament – or having to flit between networks during one.
Just remember that if you’re abroad and can normally access golf coverage in your home country, you can use a VPN to tap into your usual service.
Open Championship Live Stream: How to watch from Australia
Live TV Coverage of all four rounds are on Fox Sports that can be viewed with a Kayo Sports subscription (Timings AEDT subject to change)
- Thursday 3.30pm-5am Kayo Sports (Fox Sports)
- Friday 3.30pm-5am Kayo Sports (Fox Sports)
- Saturday 7pm-5am Kayo Sports (Fox Sports)
- Sunday 6pm-4am Kayo Sports (Fox Sports)
The PGA Tour coverage in Australia obviously means getting something great to watch early in the morning.
As ever in Australia the most comprehensive golf coverage is offered by Kayo Sports where you can watch Fox Sports that broadcasts the PGA Tour coverage. Not only can you watch the Open Championship here, it has all the PGA Tour, European Tour events and the Majors. It also has events on the LPGA as well.
It of course also offers access to over 50 sports live and on-demand, with some its big name channels including Fox Sports, ESPN, and beIN Sports.
It’s also fantastic value at either $25 for Kayo Basic or $35 for Kayo Premium. Basic lets you stream sport on two devices at once, while Premium allows you to watch on up to three screens simultaneously, so it represents great value if your household has different sporting tastes or you’re splitting the cost of the subscription. There’s even a free 14-day trial.
As ever, Aussies out of the country can access their favourite streaming service just like they would at home can use a VPN to watch their PGA Tour live stream of choice.
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