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Everything you need to know for the MGM Resorts The Challenge: Japan Skins. Woods, McIlroy, Day, Matsuyama will go head-to-head in a globally-televised competition.
The Skins Game was an unofficial-money event on the PGA Tour from 1983 to 2008. It took place in November or December each year after the end of the official PGA Tour season. It was recognized by the PGA Tour but did not count towards the official money list. It was most recently sponsored by LG and.
Alex Kaplan, President and General Manager of Discovery Golf, commented: “The Challenge: Japan Skins is a unique experience that no golf fan will want to miss and will be an exciting way to begin ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP week. GOLFTV powered by PGA TOUR is growing to become the one-stop-shop for all the best in golf, and The Challenge is another significant step in that direction.
On Sunday, Rolex Rankings No.1 and reigning LPGA Player of the Year Jin Young Ko squared off against Rolex N0.3 Sung Hyun Park in the Hyundai Card Super Match, a skins game to raise money for.
American viewers looking to watch a new four-man skins game exhibition in Japan featuring Tiger Woods and newly-minted FedExCup champ Rory McIlroy will be able to watch it on Golf Channel.
Live golf returns to television on Sunday, and it might not look entirely familiar except for the players.No caddies.The only rake on the golf course will be carried by a PGA Tour rules official.
A skins game or tournament can be played by a group of professionals on a weekend for charity or by friends on the local links. Whatever the level or location, a golf skins game involves a match-play-type atmosphere where money or bragging rights are on the line for the participants.