Golf at a glance

March 19, 2013 

PGA TOUR

ARNOLD PALMER INVITATIONAL

Site: Orlando, Fla.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday

Course: Bay Hill Club and Lodge (7,419 yards, par 72)

Purse: $6.2 million. Winner’s share: $1,116,000

Television: Golf Channel (Thursday, 3-6 p.m., 8:30-11:30 p.m.; Friday, 12:30-3:30 a.m., 3-6 p.m., 8:30-11:30 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 12:30-5 p.m., 9:30 p.m.-3 a.m.) and NBC (Saturday-Sunday, 2:30-6 p.m.)

Last year: Tiger Woods won his first PGA Tour victory since a sex scandal at the end of 2009, beating Graeme McDowell by five strokes for his record seventh victory at Bay Hill.

LPGA TOUR

KIA CLASSIC

Site: Carlsbad, Calif.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday

Course: Aviara Golf Club (6,593 yards, par 72)

Purse: $1.7 million. Winner’s share: $255,000

Television: Golf Channel (Thursday-Friday, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 7-9 p.m.)

Last year: Yani Tseng won the last of her 15 LPGA Tour titles, beating South Korea’s Sun Young Yoo by six strokes on La Costa’s Legends Course.

CHAMPIONS TOUR

MISSISSIPPI GULF RESORT CLASSIC

Site: Saucier, Miss.

Schedule: Friday-Sunday

Course: Fallen Oak Country Club (7,054 yards, par 72)

Purse: $1.6 million. Winner’s share: $240,000

Television: Golf Channel (Friday, 12:30-2:30 p.m.; Saturday, 12:30-2:30 a.m., 5-7 p.m.; Sunday, 3:30-5:30 a.m., 5-7 p.m.; Monday, 3:30-5:30 a.m.).

EUROPEAN TOUR/ASIAN TOUR

MALAYSIAN OPEN

Site: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday

Course: Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (6,967 yards, par 72)

Purse: $2.75 million. Winner’s share: $458,330

Television: Golf Channel (Thursday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 9 a.m.-noon)

Last year: Louis Oosthuizen won a week after his playoff loss to Bubba Watson in the Masters. The South African beat Scotland’s Stephen Gallacher by three strokes.

WEB.COM TOUR

LOUISIANA OPEN

Site: Broussard, La.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday

Course: Le Triomphe Country Club (7,006 yards, par 71)

Purse: $550,000. Winner’s share: $99,000

Television: None

Last year: Casey Wittenberg won his first tour title. He closed with a 6-under 65 for an eight-stroke victory and tournament-record 24-under 260 total.

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