Starting Thursday, golf fans will be pampered with a field full of stars at the flagship tournament of the PGA Tour: the 2021 Players Championship Here’s what you need to know to see the first round on Thursday

No matter what kind of viewer you are or who your favorite player is, there is something for everyone on Thursday at TPC Sawgrass, you might want to tune in to see the return of the players who was interrupted after a round when the Covid-19 pandemic hit you might want to see if Rory McIlroy, who remains the defending champion thanks to his 2019 win, can win the second player’s title of his career

Dustin Johnson fans will see if the reigning Masters Champion and World No. I can build a pillow in the world rankings with one more win. Or maybe you want to see Bryson DeChambeau, last week’s Arnold Palmer Invitational winner and winner Inspiration for a New Local Rule at TPC Sawgrass And don’t forget Jordan Spieth, who will continue his entertaining quest to get back among the winners this week

Golf Channel will broadcast the action for the first round of the 2021 Players Championship with six hours of coverage from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET on Thursday

You can stream the first round of Golf Channel TV coverage of the 2021 Players Championship on fans can also watch the Featured Group’s coverage of the opening round all Thursday through PGA Tour Live with a subscription to the PGA Tour also showing in Again this year, their “Every Shot Live” technology, allowing fans to see every shot of their favorite players, will be available for free on Thursday via PGA Tour Live and available to subscribers for the remainder of the week

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6:45 am – Alex Noren, Xinjun Zhang, Doug Ghim6:56 am – Louis Oosthuizen, Lee Westwood, Robert MacIntyre7:07 am – Phil Mickelson, Charles Howell III, Tony Finau7:18 am – Sungjae Im, Kevin Kisner , Henrik Stenson7:29 am – Keith Mitchell, Troy Merritt, Brice Garnett7:40 am – Brian Gay, Michael Thompson, Sebastián Muñoz7:51 am – Cameron Smith, Dylan Frittelli, Keegan Bradley8:02 am – Kevin Na, Carlos Ortiz, Matthew Fitzpatrick 8:13 am – Max Homa, J.T Poston, Russell Knox8:24 am – Stewart Cink, Nick Taylor, Austin Cook8:35 am – Byeong Hun An, Henrik Norlander, Christiaan Bezuidenhout8:46 am – Vaughn Taylor, Jerry Kelly, Joel Dahmen8:57 am – Scott Brown, Sam Ryder12 : 05 pm – Cameron Tringale, Denny McCarthy, Matthew NeSmith12: 16 pm – Brian Harman, Cameron Percy, Bernd Wiesberger12: 27 pm – Martin Laird, Tyler Duncan, Joaquin Niemann12: 38 pm – Richy Werenski, Aaron Wise, Kevin Streelman12: 49 – Patrick Reed, Jon Rahm, Jordan Spieth1: 00 pm – Bryson DeChambeau, Collin Morikawa, Dustin Johnson1: 11 pm – Daniel Berger, Adam Scott, Shane Lowry1: 22 pm – Andrew Landry, Cameron Champ, Brendan Steele1: 33 pm – Jason Kokrak, Francesco Molinari, Jason Day1: 44 pm – Charley Hoffman, Rory Sabbatini, Cameron Davis1: 55 pm – Matt Jones, Maverick McNealy, Will Zalatoris2:06 pm – Chris Kirk, Luke List, Bo Hoag2: 17 pm – Brian Stuard , Danny Lee and Beau Hossler

6:45 am – Kyle Stanley, Lucas Glover, Tyler McCumber6:56 am – Russell Henley, Scottie Scheffler, Tom Hoge7:07 am – CT Pan, Graeme McDowell, Matt Kuchar7:18 am – Gary Woodland, Billy Horschel, Ian Poulter7:29 am – Viktor Hovland, Patrick Cantlay, Justin Thomas7:40 am – Sergio Garcia, Webb Simpson, Rory McIlroy7:51 am – Si Woo Kim , Harris English, Hideki Matsuyama8:02 am – Tyrrell Hatton, Paul Casey, Xander Schauffele8:13 am – Lanto Griffin, Corey Conners, Rickie Fowler8:24 am – Brendon Todd, Adam Long, Andrew Putnam8:35 am – Charl Schwartzel, Doc Redman, Harry Higgs8:46 am – Sam Burns, Wyndham Clark, Victor Perez 8:57 am – Scott Stallings, Adam Schenk12:05 pm – Peter Malnati, Emiliano Grillo, Abraham Ancer12: 16 pm – Anirban Lahiri, Kyoung-Hoon Lee, Robby Shelton12: 27 pm – Branden Grace, Sung Kang, Jimmy Walker12: 38 pm – Hudson Swafford, Brandt Snedeker, Scott Piercy12: 49 pm – Jim Herman, Ryan Armor, Mackenzie Hughes1: 00 pm – Nate Lashley, Ryan Palmer, Zach Johnson1 : 11 pm – Robert Streb, Marc Leishman, Justin Rose1: 22 pm – Chez Reavie, Bubba Watson, Pat Perez1: 33 pm – Patton Kizzire, Jason Dufner, Danny Willett1: 44 pm – James Hahn, Tommy Fleetwood, Harold Varner III1: 55 pm – Adam Hadwin, Patrick Rodgers, Mark Hubbard2:06 pm – Ryan Moore, Scott Harrington, Sepp Straka2: 17 pm – Jhonattan Vegas, Talor Gooch, Tom Lewis

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