September 28, 2021 astatine 9:12 am
(CBS Los Angeles) — The Farmers Insurance Open volition footwear disconnected CBS Sports’ 2022 calendar of PGA Tour coverage. And it volition hap a time earlier than antecedently scheduled. The Farmers volition beryllium held Wednesday, January 26 – Saturday, January 29 — alternatively than Thursday, January 27 – Sunday, January 30 — astatine the legendary Torrey Pines successful San Diego, California.
“We admit Farmers Insurance’s collaboration and innovative reasoning with this displacement successful contention days,” said PGA Tour President and EVP Tyler Dennis. “The PGA Tour’s archetypal web lawsuit of 2022 wrapping up connected Saturday combined with shot games the pursuing time volition make an action-packed play for sports fans.”
The Farmers’ caller clip won’t impact the breadth of sum for the tournament. CBS volition transportation much than six hours of sum of the last 2 rounds implicit the people of Friday and Saturday.
That past play of January is shaping up to beryllium a engaged play successful sports. The NFL’s AFC and NFC Championship games volition instrumentality spot connected Sunday, January 30, with the erstwhile to beryllium broadcasted connected CBS. The web volition besides transportation a afloat slate of assemblage hoops games crossed its assorted outlets. The NBA and NHL volition besides beryllium successful season.
“The teamwork, flexibility and creativity exhibited by the PGA Tour and Farmers Insurance to accommodate the docket for a Saturday decorativeness was outstanding,” said Dan Weinberg, Executive Vice President, Programming, CBS Sports. “For implicit a decennary the Farmers Insurance Open has launched our season. Thanks to our terrific relationships, our viewers are successful for a fantastic sports play connected CBS with golf, shot and assemblage basketball.”
Patrick Reed is the defending champion of the Farmers Insurance Open. A accordant show led him to a 14-under par decorativeness successful 2021, 5 strokes up of a second-place radical that included Tony Finau, Xander Schauffele, Ryan Palmer, Henrik Norlander and Viktor Hovland. A beardown tract is erstwhile again expected astatine Torrey Pines successful 2022.