Sky Sports reclaim media rights for 2019 US PGA Championship

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Sky Sports has reclaimed 2019 US PGA Championship. The broadcaster has confirmed to show the year’s USPGA Championship.

The competition will be back on Sky Sports after a three-year hiatus. Sky Sports had last broadcast the tournament in 2016.

With the Masters also in Sky Sports kitty, the major broadcaster will be showing the all the four Majors for the first time since 2016.

Sky also holds the rights to broadcast all five women’s Majors in 2019 too.

This year’s US PGA Championship will be held at Bethpage Black from May 16 to 19 as against previously being the final Major on the calendar.

The first Major of the year will be the US Masters, which runs from April 11 to 14th at Augusta. The US Open will be held at Pebble Beach from June 13 to 16 before the British Open at Royal Portrush on July 18 to 21.

The move also saw both of the PGA and European Tour’s flagship events move, with the Players Championship moving to March and the BMW PGA Championship moving to a new September date.

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