Friday, July 5, 2013

US Senior Open Rounds 1 & 2 to air on ESPN2

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

The 34th U.S. Senior Open Championship will test the world’s best senior golfers on a difficult new venue and play from the first two rounds will air live on ESPN2 and WatchESPN on Thursday and Friday, July 11-12, from 4-8 p.m. ET.
Omaha Country Club
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.

Sean McDonough will anchor the U.S. Senior Open telecasts with analysis by two-time U.S. Open champions Andy North and Curtis Strange. On-course reporters Dottie Pepper and Bill Kratzert also will contribute to the telecasts.
All U.S. Senior Open programming on ESPN2 is also available on computers, smartphones, tablets, Xbox and Apple TV via WatchESPN, accessible to fans who receive their video subscription from an affiliate provider including Time Warner Cable, Bright House Networks, Verizon FiOS TV, Comcast Xfinity TV, Midcontinent Communications, Cablevision, Cox, Charter Communications and AT&T U-verse.
Click HERE to visit ESPNMediaZone’s golf media kit for announcer bios, photos, programming schedules and more.
Media Contact: Andy Hall, 386-492-2246 or

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