How to Watch Tiger Woods at Hero World Challenge: Tee Times, TV Coverage, Live Stream Details for the 2023 Golf Tournament

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Tiger Woods is set to make a significant return to competitive golf, marking his first appearance since April. He’ll be participating in the Hero World Challenge, an event he hosts annually to support the Tiger Woods Foundation. The tournament, held at the Albany Golf Course in the Bahamas for the eighth consecutive year, will take place in December, featuring prominent golfers such as Rickie Fowler, Jordan Spieth, Viktor Hovland, and Scottie Scheffler, the current world’s No. 1 player.

Woods’ comeback follows a seven-month hiatus due to ankle surgery, which forced him to withdraw from the US Open after playing in the Masters and subsequently exiting halfway through the event. The golfing legend has faced challenges with injuries and aging over recent seasons, having undergone back surgery in 2014 and experiencing a hiatus from major tournaments for a significant duration. His return to the course after a near-retirement following a car accident in 2021 has been remarkable, although his mobility hasn’t been the same.

Despite these hurdles, Woods expressed in a recent press conference his determination to play as long as he believes he can contend for victory. His participation in the Hero World Challenge raises anticipation, and there’s a notable chance for him to make an impact at the tournament.

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For fans eager to catch the action, the Hero World Challenge will primarily air on the Golf Channel, with NBC taking over for the afternoon sessions during the weekend. Those looking to stream the tournament can do so through Peacock and Fubo, both offering free trial options.

Dan Hicks will handle play-by-play commentary across all platforms, while the analysis will be provided by Paul McGinley and Curt Byrum as part of the broadcast team.

The return of Tiger Woods to competitive golf has undoubtedly sparked interest and excitement among golf enthusiasts worldwide, and his participation in the Hero World Challenge promises to be a captivating event for fans and followers of the sport.

 

Hero World Challenge TV schedule 2023

Date Time (ET) Channel
Thursday, Nov. 30 12:30-4:30 p.m. Golf Channel
Friday, Dec. 1 12:30-4:30 Golf Channel
Saturday, Dec. 2 Noon-2:30 p.m. Golf Channel
2:30-5 p.m. NBC
Sunday, Dec. 3 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Golf Channel
1:30-4:30 p.m. NBC

Hero World Challenge tee times

Thursday, Nov. 30

Time (ET) Player #1 Player #2
10:46 a.m. Brian Harman Lucas Glover
10:57 a.m. Cameron Young Sepp Straka
11:08 a.m. Tony Finau Wyndham Clark
11:19 a.m. Keegan Bradley Rickie Fowler
11:30 a.m. Matt Fitzpatrick Justin Rose
11:41 a.m. Sam Burns Scottie Scheffler
11:52 a.m. Tiger Woods Justin Thomas
12:03 p.m. Jason Day Collin Morikawa
12:14 p.m. Will Zalatoris Jordan Spieth
12:25 p.m. Max Homa Viktor Hovland

 

Where is the Hero World Challenge in 2023?

  • Course: Albany Golf Club
  • Location: Albany, Bahamas
  • Par: 72
  • Distance: 7,309 yards

 

Hero World Challenge past winners

 

Year Winner
2022 Viktor Hovland
2021 Viktor Hovland
2020 Canceled
2019 Henrik Stenson
2018 Jon Rahm
2017 Rickie Fowler
2016 Hideki Matsuyama
2015 Bubba Watson
2014 Jordan Spieth
2013 Zach Johnson
2012 Graeme McDowell
2011 Tiger Woods
2010 Graeme McDowell
2009 Jim Furyk
2008 Vijay Singh
2007 Tiger Woods
2006 Tiger Woods
2005 Luke Donald
2004 Tiger Woods
2003 Davis Love III
2002 Padraig Harrington
2001 Tiger Woods
2000 (Dec.) Davis Love III
2000 (Jan.) Tom Lehman