2023 WM Phoenix Open tee times, TV coverage, viewer's guide
The WM Phoenix Open was already the most highly attended event on the PGA Tour. But the fan frenzy at TPC Scottdale will only increase in 2023, as this year’s tournament is the tour’s first full-field event to have “designated” status, bringing with it stacked field playing for a purse of $20 million with a first-place prize money payout of $3.6 million. As if that wasn’t exciting enough, the tournament also leads directly into a pretty important football game in the same town—Super Bowl LVII.
Scottie Scheffler looks to defend his 2022 title. His playoff victory over Patrick Cantlay a year ago was his first on the PGA Tour but jump-started a stretch that saw him win four times in six weeks, including the Masters, and climb to World No. 1. The reigning Player of the Year will be joined by a bevy of stars, featuring Rory McIlroy, Jon Rahm, Shane Lowry, Collin Morikawa, Hideki Matsuyama and Patrick Cantlay. Eighteen of the top 20 players in the Official World Golf Ranking are competing this week in the Arizona desert.
Beyond who will win the title, among the most anticipated parts of tournament week will be what happens on the par-3 16th, dubbed “The Coliseum” with grandstands surrounding the entire hole that hold 17,000 fans. Will they see another shot like the one from Sam Ryder a year ago, when he made his first career ace and the place did this ...
In addition to the big payday, the winner also will receive 500 FedEx Cup points.
Golf Channel will carry live coverage on Thursday and Friday from 3-7 p.m. EST. On Saturday, Golf Channel will start the coverage from 1-3 p.m. with CBS taking over from 3-6:30 p.m. EST. On Sunday, Golf Channel begins coverage from 1-3 p.m. EST with CBS finishing the event from 3-6 p.m.
PGA Tour Live streaming coverage takes place on ESPN+ from 9:15 a.m.-7 p.m. from Thursday and Friday. On the weekend coverage runs from 12 noon-6:30 p.m. on Saturday and 12 noon-6 p.m. on Sunday. Coverage will be offered on four feeds including a featured-group feed and a featured-hole feed.
Find all live PGA Tour scoring data here.
TPC Scottsdale: Stadium
Tee Times (All times EST)
10:55 a.m. -- Billy Horschel, James Hahn, Tom Kim
11:06 a.m. -- Jason Dufner, Rory McIlroy, Matt Kuchar
11:17 a.m. -- Chesson Hadley, Max Homa, Hideki Matsuyama
11:28 a.m. -- Scott Stallings, Adam Schenk, Seamus Power
11:39 a.m. -- Sam Ryder, Keegan Bradley, Si Woo Kim
11:50 a.m. -- Dylan Frittelli, Taylor Moore, Justin Thomas
12:01 p.m. -- Tony Finau, Jhonattan Vegas, Wyndham Clark
12:12 p.m. -- Xander Schauffele, Charley Hoffman, Sam Burns
12:23 p.m. -- Sungjae Im, Rickie Fowler, Jason Day
12:34 p.m. -- Jordan Spieth, Adam Hadwin, Tyrrell Hatton
12:45 p.m. -- Scottie Scheffler, Nick Taylor, Jon Rahm
10:55 a.m. -- Sahith Theegala, Webb Simpson, Adam Long
11:06 a.m. -- Taylor Pendrith, Ryan Palmer, Justin Lower
11:17 a.m. -- Aaron Rai, Zach Johnson, Viktor Hovland
11:28 a.m. -- Hayden Buckley, Kevin Tway, Kelly Kraft
11:39 a.m. -- Lucas Glover, Patrick Rodgers, K.H. Lee
11:50 a.m. -- Kurt Kitayama, Trey Mullinax, Danny Lee
12:01 p.m. -- Lucas Herbert, Nate Lashley, Joel Dahmen
12:12 p.m. -- Beau Hossler, Corey Conners, Brian Harman
12:23 p.m. -- Matt Fitzpatrick, Brandon Wu, Greyson Sigg
12:34 p.m. -- Erik van Rooyen, Jim Herman, Keith Mitchell
12:45 p.m. -- Gary Woodland, Stewart Cink, Cameron Young