Taking too long? Close loading screen.
Just a moment, we are loading this page

Live coverage of The Open on Sky Sports this July

2016 will see the first year of Sky Sport’s coverage of the Open live from Royal Troon

2016 will see the first year of Sky’s partnership with the R&A with exclusive live coverage of the 145th Open from Royal Troon in Scotland. This competition makes Sky Sports the ultimate Home of Golf and the only place viewers can watch all of the golfing majors across the year.

The Open is the oldest of the four major championships in professional golf and is the third major of the year. The tournament will be played between 14th–17th July. Last years competition came to an exciting end with a 3 way tie forcing a 4 hole playoff between Zach Johnson, Marc Leishman and Louis Oosthuisen, with Zach Johnson being crowned the winner. This year The Open will be played in Royal Troon, a links course in Scotland, with both the longest and shortest holes in Open Championship golf. As ever the Irish contingent is strong with presence from Rory McIlroy, Darren Clarke, Shane Lowry and Padraig Harrington. Given Shane Lowry’s recent performance in the US Open, no doubt viewers will be eager to see if he can maintain his run of play.

Play Details
Channel: SS1HD & SS4

Thursday 14th
Live Play      08.00 –21.00
Highlights   21.00 –23.00

Friday 15th
Live Play       08.00 –21.00
Highlights    21.00 –23.00

Saturday 16th
Live Play       08.00 –20.00
Highlights    20.00 –22.00

Sunday 17th
Live Play       08.00 –19.30
Highlights    19.30 –21.30

Get in touch
Envelope icon to get in touch
Send to friend
Send to friend arrow icon
Opportunities
Opportunities icon with multiple devices
Newsletter Signup
Newsletter icon
Success Stories
Success stories rosette
Other Stories of interest
  • Doubling our investment in original productions
    View News Story
  • Sky Sports unveils Ireland’s exclusive Saturday 3pm Premier League fixtures for April
    View News Story
  • Sky launches Sky Cinema
    View News Story
  • A League of Their Own Roadtrip: Freddie, Jamie and friends hit the road again as they take on Europe
    View News Story
  • Premier League returns for a new season on Sky Sports
    View News Story
Our Sites

Please click on any of the sites below to open the link in a new window

Send to Agency/Friend

Don't keep it to yourself – fill out the details below a share something from our site.

Your Forname: *

Your Surname: *

Company: *

Contact's Forname: *

Contact's Surname: *

Contact's Company: *

Message:

Keep me updated Please complete the form below to sign up for our newsletter or reminders, delivering the information you want direct to your inbox.

First name: *

Surname: *

Company: *

Sky Media Ireland News Updates
Our regular news update keeping you clued in on all Sky Media Ireland news stories & opportunities *