Golf on Satellite TV
The Open Golf Championship
The Open Championship, or simply The Open (often referred to as the British Open), is the oldest of the four major championships in professional golf. It is the only major held outside the United States.
Since 1979, The Open has been played on the weekend of the third Friday in July.
The Open is a 72-hole stroke play tournament with a cut after 36 holes, limited to the top 70 players and ties.
Ryder Cup on TV
The Ryder Cup (officially the Ryder Cup Matches) is a biennial golf competition between teams from Europe and the United States. The competition is jointly administered by the PGA of America and the PGA European Tour, and is contested every two years, the venue alternating between courses in the United States and Europe.
Live Golf on Sky Sports
Other Live Golf on Satellite TV
U.S. Masters: Live on Sky Sports until 2017; Round 1 and 2 highlights, Round 3 and 4 live on BBC until 2017
U.S. Open: Live on Sky Sports until 2017
PGA Championship: Live on Sky Sports until 2016
World Golf Championships events: Live on Sky Sports until 2018
Other PGA Tour events: Live on Sky Sports until 2022; highlights on CNBC Europe
BMW PGA Championship: Live on Sky Sports until 2018; highlights on BBC until 2018
Scottish Open: Live on Sky Sports until 2018; highlights on BBC until 2018
Wales Open: Live on Sky Sports; highlights on BBC Wales
Other European Tour events: Live on Sky Sports until 2018
Irish Open: Live on Sky Sports; highlights on BBC Northern Ireland in 2017
Women’s British Open: Live on BBC until 2016