Given the current global restrictions and ongoing developments resulting from COVID-19, the 2020 Hero World Challenge will not be played this year. Updates on the 2021 event will be made at HeroWorldChallenge.com and @TGRLiveEvents social channels.
The tournament is not part of any golf tour , but it does offer world ranking points to the participants. (The PGA Tour includes this tournament on its schedule as an “unofficial money” event; a win here does not count as a PGA Tour victory and no FedEx Cup points are awarded.)
Tiger Woods’ Hero World Challenge has been canceled for 2020. The event, played the past five years at Albany G.C. in New Providence, Bahamas, was scheduled to begin Dec.
The Hero World Challenge
Tiger Woods’ annual Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas has been canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic. “Given the current global restrictions and ongoing developments from COVID-19, the 2020 Hero World Challenge will not be played this year,” the PGA Tour said in a statement Monday.
Television: Wednesday-Thursday 1 p.m.-4 p.m. ET (Golf Channel). Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. ET (Golf Channel). Saturday (final round), 10 a.m.-noon ET (Golf Channel); Noon-3 p.m. ET (NBC).
You won’t want to miss a moment from this years Hero World Challenge . Live coverage on Golf Channel starts Wednesday, Dec. 4 for the first round 1:00 – 4:00PM ET; Thursday 2nd round 1:00 – 4:00PM ET; Friday 3rd round 11:00AM – 4:00PM ET; Saturday final round 10:00AM – 12:00PM ET, 12:00 – 3:00PM ET on NBC.
Smith wins in playoff at Sony Open.