The 2012 Zurich Classic of New Orleans will compete from April 26 to April 29. Defending champion Bubba Watson will compete as one of the top golfers in the tournament having won the Masters earlier in the month. It will be Watson's first tournament since his dramatic win at Augusta National. TPC Louisiana hosts the marquee match with golf's best professionals.
Here's a look at the schedule of events for the 2012 Zurich Classic. All times listed are Central.
Monday, April 23
Open qualifying, La Tour Golf Club, Matthews, La.
Zurich Classic of New Orleans Monday Pro-Am presented by Kia, shotgun start at 11 a.m.
Youth Clinic at the driving range of TPC Louisiana, noon.
Tuesday, April 24
Professional practice rounds, 7 a.m.
Wednesday, April 25
Zurich Classic of New Orleans Wednesday Pro-Am, 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. and noon to 2 p.m. from the first and 10th tees.
Pro-Am of Baton Rouge, the University Club of Baton Rouge, 10 a.m.
Thursday, April 26
First round begins off the first and 10th tees, 7 a.m.
Golf Channel coverage starts at 2 p.m. and goes to 5 p.m.
Friday, April 27
Second round begins from the first and 10th tees, 7 a.m.
Golf Channel coverage commences at 2 p.m. through 5 p.m.
Saturday, April 28
Third round starts on tee number one at 7:30 a.m.
Golf Channel television begins at noon to 1:30 p.m.
CBS picks up the later part of the round on television from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
After the round concludes, attendees will be treated to live music from the group Bag of Donuts at the 19th Hole. Pascal Productions is sponsoring the concert.
Sunday, April 29
Championship round begins on the first tee, 7:30 a.m.
Golf Channel coverage starts from noon to 1:30 p.m.
CBS Sports shows the final round from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Live music happens after the final putt at the 19th Hole. The group Chee-Weez will perform.
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