2021 Farmers Insurance Open tee times, TV coverage, viewer's guide
Sean M. Haffey
Marc Leishman poses with the Torrey Pines trophy after winning the 2020 Farmers Insurance Open.
A star-studded field featuring Rory McIlroy and Jon Rahm will take on the Torrey Pines’ North and South courses as part of this week’s Farmers Insurance Open.
After withdrawing right before The American Express due to a tweaked back, Rahm will be back in action at an event that he loves. The World No. 2 won this tournament in 2017 and finished runner-up last year. Meanwhile, this will be McIlroy’s first PGA Tour start of 2021 after finishing in third place last week at the European Tour’s stop in Abu Dhabi. McIlroy is playing Farmers for the second straight year after finishing T-3 a year ago.
Along with that top two, there will be a deep lineup including three golfers in the top 10 of the FedEx Cup points standings: Harris English, Viktor Hovland and Carlos Ortiz. In addition, Jordan Spieth and Jason Day will both be making their first starts of 2021, and local stars such as Phil Mickelson and Xander Schauffele will be taking part in the event.
Last year’s winner, Marc Leishman, will attempt to become the event’s fourth back-to-back winner.
The winner will receive 500 FedEx Cup points and a $1.35 million share of the $7.5 million purse.
Golf Channel will carry live coverage from Thursday and Friday from 3-7 p.m. ET. Golf Channel will also carry early coverage from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. After that, CBS takes over from 3-6 p.m. Saturday and 3-6:30 p.m.
PGA Tour Live streaming coverage takes place from 12 noon-7 p.m. EDT on Thursday and Friday, 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. on Saturday and 11:15 a.m.-6:30 p.m. on Sunday.
Find all live PGA Tour scoring data here.
Sunday/Final round (all times EST)
11:10 a.m. -- Charl Schwartzel, Rhein Gibson, Lucas Glover
11:20 a.m. -- J.T. Poston, Tom Lewis, Denny McCarthy
11:30 a.m. -- Brandon Hagy, Doug Ghim, Dylan Frittelli
11:40 a.m. -- Alex Noren, Louis Oosthuizen, Bill Haas
11:50 a.m. -- Marc Leishman, Wyndham Clark, Jason Kokrak
12 noon -- Adam Hadwin, Will Gordon, Cameron Tringale
12:10 p.m. -- Bo Hoag, Ted Potter, Jr., Sungjae Im
12:20 p.m. -- Richy Werenski, Kyle Stanley, Cameron Davis
12:30 p.m. -- Tony Finau, Max Homa, Rory Sabbatini
12:40 p.m. -- Henrik Norlander, Peter Malnati, Robby Shelton
12:50 p.m. -- Will Zalatoris, Ryan Palmer, Xander Schauffele
1 p.m. -- Adam Scott, Sam Ryder, Rory McIlroy
1:10 p.m. -- Lanto Griffin, Viktor Hovland, Jon Rahm
1:20 p.m. -- Carlos Ortiz, Patrick Reed, Sam Burns
11:10 a.m. -- Luke List, Francesco Molinari, Hideki Matsuyama
11:20 a.m. -- Joseph Bramlett, Chase Seiffert, Kevin Streelman
11:30 a.m. -- Justin Suh, Harry Higgs, Cameron Percy
11:40 a.m. -- Brandt Snedeker, Corey Conners, Rickie Fowler
11:50 a.m. -- Danny Lee, John Huh, Matt Jones
12 noon -- Talor Gooch, Xinjun Zhang, Bronson Burgoon
12:10 p.m. -- Phil Mickelson, Michael Kim, Pat Perez
12:20 p.m. -- Gary Woodland, Byeong Hun An, Tain Lee
12:30 p.m. --K.J. Choi, Kyle Mendoza, Roger Sloan
12:40 p.m. -- Steve Stricker, Matthew NeSmith, Troy Merritt
12:50 p.m. -- Sepp Straka, Kevin Stadler, Kelly Kraft
1 p.m. -- Jason Dufner, Tyler McCumber
1:10 p.m. -- Grayson Murray, Tim Wilkinson