Golf

April 17, 2013

Golf at a glance

Site: Hilton Head

PGA TOUR

RBC HERITAGE

Site: Hilton Head

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Harbour Town Golf Links (7,101 yards, par 71).

Purse: $5.8 million. Winner’s share: $1,044,000.

Television: Golf Channel (Thursday-Friday, 3-6 p.m., 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.; Saturday, 1-2:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m.-2 a.m.; Sunday 1-2:30 p.m., 7-11:30 p.m.) and CBS (Saturday-Sunday, 3-6 p.m.).

Last year: Carl Pettersson won his fifth PGA Tour title, tying Jesper Parnevik for the most by Swedish players. Zach Johnson was second, five strokes back.

LPGA TOUR

LPGA LOTTE CHAMPIONSHIP

Site: Kapolei, Hawaii.

Schedule: Today-Sunday.

Course: Ko Olina Golf Club (6,383 yards, par 72).

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

Television: Golf Channel (Today, 6:30-11 p.m.; Thursday, midnight-2 a.m., 6:30-9:30 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 6:30-9:30 p.m.).

Last year: Ai Miyazato won the first of her two 2012 titles, birdieing three of the last six holes for a four-stroke victory

CHAMPIONS TOUR

GREATER GWINNETT CHAMPIONSHIP

Site: Duluth, Ga.

Schedule: Friday-Sunday.

Course: TPC Sugarloaf (7,259 yards, par 72).

Purse: $1.8 million. Winner’s share: $270,000.

Television: Golf Channel (Friday, 12:30-2:30 p.m.; Saturday, 1:30-3:30 a.m., 3-6 p.m.; Sunday, 2:30-4:30 p.m., 3-6 p.m.; Monday, midnight-2 a.m.).

Last year: Inaugural tournament.

EUROPEAN TOUR

SPANISH OPEN

Site: Valencia, Spain.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Parador de El Saler (7,052 yards, par 72).

Purse: $1.96 million. Winner’s share: $326,765.

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

Last year: Italy’s Francesco Molinari won at Real Club de Golf de Sevilla, finishing with a 7-under 65 for a three-stroke victory.

WEB.COM TOUR

Next event: South Georgia Classic, April 25-28, Kinderlou Forest Golf Club, Valdosta, Ga.

Last week: Alex Aragon won the WNB Golf Classic in Midland, Texas, for his second career victory, rallying to beat Byron Smith by a stroke.

The Associated Press

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