The Genesis Open at Riviera is on the Golf Channel and CBS
The Genesis Open 2019 kicked off Thursday and ends today — Sunday, Feb. 17. The PGA Tour golf tournament takes place at Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, Calif., and features such golfing greats as Tiger Woods and Justin Thomas.
So if you're wondering, "What channel is the golf tournament on today?" know this: the Golf Channel is airing the golf tournament, along with CBS, at the times listed below.
Here's the TV schedule.
Genesis Open TV Schedule
Sunday: Golf Channel (1-2:45 p.m. ET), CBS (3-6:30 p.m. ET), Final Round
Fast Facts about the Genesis Open
• Bubba Watson won last year's tournament. In fact, Watson has won at Riviera three of the last five years.
• This year's purse is $7.4 million, with $1,332,000 as the winner's share.
• Tiger Woods made his second start of the year at the tournament his foundation runs. Riviera is the PGA Tour course he has played the most times (9) without ever winning. His best result was a tie for second, two shots behind, in 1999.
• No other regular PGA Tour event has had a stronger field than the Genesis Open since 2006. This year, however, it is missing the Nos. 1 and 2 players in the world (Justin Rose and Brooks Koepka).
• Phil Mickelson is a two-time winner at Riviera. It will be his first time competing against Woods in the same tournament since the Tour Championship.
• Lanny Wadkins set the tournament record of 264 in 1985. It is the oldest 72-hole record on the PGA Tour without being matched.