The BMW Championship live on Sky Sports in UK

4/25/2013 12:00:00 AM
Sky Sports to cover BMW PGA Championship  (EuropeanTour)
Sky Sports to cover BMW PGA Championship (EuropeanTour)

Sky Sports will show continuous live coverage in the UK of all four days of the flagship event of the European Tour, the BMW PGA Championship, from Thursday 23 May – Sunday 26 May.

Viewers can follow each day’s play through the day like they do at a Major with coverage starting at 10am and going through to 6pm on days one and two, and starting at 12.30pm and going through to 5.30pm on days three and four.   Live coverage will be available in HD and includes innovations including Pro-Tracer allowing viewers to see the arc of the ball in flight from the players’ tee shots, and Pro-Green which displays the graphic lines on putt on key greens.

Sky viewers can see what happened at the Players’ Awards dinner in a special programme to be shown on Wednesday evening at 1130pm on Sky Sports 2HD, and highlights of the Pro-Am event will be shown prior to live coverage of day one, on Thursday morning at 9.30am on Sky Sports 1HD.

Presenter David Livingstone will be joined in the studio by guests throughout the championship/event including Colin Montgomerie.  Commentary will be provided by Ewen Murray, Bruce Critchley, Mark Roe, and Howard Clark.  And Tim Barter, Wayne Riley and Richard Boxall will report from the across the famous West course.

LIVE coverage details are as follows:

Thursday 23 May, Day One
1000 – 1800 Sky Sports 1HD

Friday 24 May, Day Two
1000 – 1800 Sky Sports 2HD

Saturday 25 May, Day Three
1230 – 1730 Sky Sports 2 HD

Sunday 26 May, Day Four
1230 – 1730 Sky Sports 2 HD