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Teeing It Up for October 2

PGA Tour

Event: Presidents Cup

Site: Dublin, Ohio.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Muirfield Village Golf Club (7,354 yards, par 72).

TV: Golf Channel (Thursday, noon-6 p.m., 8 p.m.-2 a.m.; Friday, 1-6 p.m., 8 p.m.-1 a.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 8 p.m.-2 a.m.) and NBC (Saturday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, noon-6 p.m.).

Format: Team match play. Thursday, six foursomes matches; Friday, six fourball matches; Saturday, five morning foursomes matches, five afternoon fourball matches; Sunday, 12 singles matches.

United States (c-captain’s pick): Keegan Bradley, Jason Dufner, Bill Haas, Zach Johnson, Matt Kuchar, Hunter Mahan, Phil Mickelson, c-Webb Simpson, Brandt Snedeker, c-Jordan Spieth, Steve Stricker, Tiger Woods. Captain: Fred Couples.

International: Angel Cabrera, Argentina; Jason Day, Australia; c-Brendon de Jonge, Zimbabwe; Graham DeLaet, Canada; Ernie Els, South Africa; Branden Grace, South Africa; c-Marc Leishman, Australia; Hideki Matsuyama, Japan; Louis Oosthuizen, South Africa; Charl Schwartzel, South Africa; Adam Scott, Australia; Richard Sterne, South Africa. Captain: Nick Price, Zimbabwe.

Online: www.presidentscup.com

PGA Tour site: www.pgatour.com


Event: Reignwood LPGA Classic

Site: Beijing.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Pine Valley GC (6,596 yards, par 73).

Purse: $1.8 million. Winner’s share: $270,000.

TV: Golf Channel (Thursday, 3-5 a.m.; Friday, 4-6 a.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 3-6 p.m.).

Last year: Inaugural event.

Online: www.lpga.com

Area Holes-In-One

Jim Degolyer, on the 141-yard 17th hole at Kaluhyat GC, Turning Stone, with a hybrid.

Don Gibb, on the 14th hole at Dande Farms, with a 5-iron.

Dave Zaccaria, on the 149-yard eighth hole at Springville, with an 8-iron.

Mike Zimmerman, on the 177-yard 17th hole at Elma Meadows, with a 5-wood.

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