Tee Times for the first round of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational have been published by the PGA Tour. The first off the tee will be a twosome made up of Byeong Hun An of South Korea, and the USA’s Jim Herman.
Herman and Hun An are one of only two pairs in the field, with the other being the duo of Justin Thomas and Thailand’s Kiradech Aphibarnratthe — who go off at noon. The remainder of the field is grouped in threesomes.
The first tee shot, by the aforementioned twosome, will be launched at 10AM, with the final group, led by defending champ Shane Lowry, going off about 4 hours later at 2:00PM.
Some Notable Groups:
11:36AM — Zach Johnson, Phil Mickelson, and Louis Oosthuizen
11:48AM — Jason Day, Adam Scott, and Russell Knox
1:00PM — Fabian Gomez, Patrick Reed, and Jason Dufner
1:12PM — Jim Furyk, Brandt Snedeker, and Marc Leishman
1:48PM — Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth, and Justin Rose
2:00PM — Shane Lowry, Bubba Watson, and Hideki Matsuyama
Round 1 TV: Golf Channel (1:30-6:30 p.m.)
The Course: Firestone Country Club (South Course), Akron, OH; Yards: 7,400 yards; Par: 70.
The Tee Times per PGA TOUR: (All Times Local, EST)
SOURCE: PGA TOUR