GOLF Channel’s new daily studio programming Golf Today is set to premiere today, Monday, Jan. 4, at noon ET.
According to a press release put out by NBCSports Press Box, the program will help shape the daily conversation throughout the golf world and will typically air 12-2 p.m. ET Monday-Wednesday and precede pre-game tournament coverage Thursday-Sunday on GOLF Channel.
Hosts include Shane Bacon and Damon Hack on Wednesday-Sunday, while Jimmy Roberts and Anna Whiteley will anchor Mondays and Tuesdays. All four co-hosts will be featured on today’s show.
World Golf Hall of Famer and 18-time major champion Jack Nicklaus and Golf Central analyst Brandel Chamblee will be interviewed on today’s show. Football Night in America analyst Tony Dungy and PointsBet editor Teddy Greenstein as additional guests scheduled to appear on the show this week, as noted in the release.
“Golf Today represents a natural progression in our daily studio programming. At midday, we can lead the daily golf conversation with access to newsmakers in all time zones, Tour players on the range preparing for upcoming tournaments and live press conferences,” said Molly Solomon, executive producer, GOLF Channel.
A number of GOLF Channel analysts and reporters will also make regular contributions on Golf Today, including Jaime Diaz, Paige Mackenzie, Tripp Isenhour, Steve Burkowski, Ryan Lavner, and Matt Adams.
Here is a look at the Golf Today set.
The release also notes that Golf Central Presented by Callaway Golf makes its 2021 debut today at 4 p.m. ET on GOLF Channel, hosted by Anna Whiteley with Tripp Isenhour and Todd Lewis. Golf Central will continue to air in its typical weeknight windows on GOLF Channel and encore editions will air the following morning.