First there was the US Open. A couple of weeks later came the US Ladies Open. Now the cycle will be completed with the US Senior Open. Rounds 1 & 2 of the US Senior Open will air next Thursday & Friday on ESPN2. Rounds 3 & 4 air on NBC over the weekend. Here is the ESPN Media Zone press release outlining the event.
U.S. Senior Open Opening Rounds to Air on ESPN Platforms
Omaha (Neb.) Country Club will be hosting a USGA golf championship event for the first time and the 6,711-yard, par-70 layout features either uphill or downhill slopes on nearly every hole. Many former winners are expected to compete including Bernhard Langer, Fred Funk and Hale Irwin along with World Golf Hall of Fame players Tom Watson, Fred Couples, Nick Price and more.