- Associated Press - Tuesday, February 25, 2014

All Times EST

PGA TOUR

HONDA CLASSIC

Site: Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: PGA National Resort and Spa, The Champion (7,241 yards, par 70).

Purse: $6 million. Winner’s share: $1.08 million.

Television: Golf Channel (Thursday-Friday, 2-6 p.m., 6:30-10:30 p.m.; Saturday, 1-5 p.m., 6:30-10:30 p.m.; Sunday, 1-5 p.m., 9:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.)

Last year: Michael Thompson won his first tour title, beating Geoff Ogilvy by two strokes.

Last week: Australia’s Jason Day won the Match Play Championship at Dove Mountain in Marana, Ariz., beating France’s Victor Dubuisson on the 23rd hole.

Notes: Tiger Woods, Adam Scott, Phil Mickelson and 2012 winner Rory McIlroy are in the field. … Woods is making his third start of the year. He shot a 79 in the third round at Torrey Pines to miss the 54-hole cut and tied for 41st in the European Tour’s Dubai Desert Classic. … Scott is making his first appearance since the Sony Open in early January. … The Champion course was the site of the 1983 Ryder Cup and 1987 PGA Championship. … The WGC-Cadillac Championship is next week at Doral, opposite the Puerto Rico Open.

Online: http://www.pgatour.com

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LPGA TOUR

HSBC WOMEN’S CHAMPIONS

Site: Singapore.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Sentosa Golf Club, The Serapong Course (6,600 yards, par 72).

Purse: $1.4 million. Winner’s share: $210,000.

Television: Golf Channel (Wednesday-Saturday, 10:30 p.m.-2:30 a.m.; Sunday, 7-9:30 p.m.).

Last year: Stacy Lewis won the first of her three 2013 titles. Na Yeon Choi was second, a stroke back.

Last week: Sweden’s Anna Nordqvist won the LPGA Thailand to end a five-year victory drought, holding off top-ranked Inbee Park by two strokes.

Notes: Nineteen of the top 20 players in the world are in the field. … Lewis tied for fifth last week for her 13th straight top-10 finish, three off the tour record set by Karrie Webb in 2000. … The tour is off the next two weeks. Play will resume March 20-23 with the LPGA Founders Cup in Phoenix.

Online: http://www.lpga.com

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EUROPEAN TOUR/SUNSHINE TOUR

TSHWANE OPEN

Site: Centurion, South Africa.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday.

Course: Copperleaf Golf & Country Estate, The Els Club (7,964 yards, par 72).

Purse: $2.06 million. Winner’s share: $326,625.

Television: Golf Channel (Thursday-Friday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 5:30-9:30 p.m.).

Last year: South Africa’s Dawie Van Der Walt won his first European Tour title.

Last week: Australia’s Jason Day won the Match Play Championship at Dove Mountain in Marana, Ariz., beating France’s Victor Dubuisson on the 23rd hole.

Notes: Ernie Els designed the course on land where grandfather Ernie Vermaak grew up. … The course is the longest in European Tour history. At 685 yards, the par-5 fourth is the tour’s longest hole. All four par 5s are more than 600 yards. … The WGC-Cadillac Championship is next week at Doral in Florida.

Online: http://www.europeantour.com

Sunshine Tour site: http://www.sunshinetour.com

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CHAMPIONS TOUR

Next event: Toshiba Classic, March 14-16, Newport Beach Country Club, Newport Beach, Calif.

Last event: Kirk Triplett won the ACE Group Classic on Feb. 16 in Naples, Fla. He holed a 6-foot par putt on the final hole for a one-stroke victory.

Online: http://www.pgatour.com

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WEB.COM TOUR

Next event: Chile Classic, March 6-9, Prince of Wales Country Club, Santiago, Chile,

Last event: Alex Cejka won the season-opening Colombia Championship on Feb. 16. He broke the course record with a 63 in the completion of the third round before rain washed out play.

Online: http://www.pgatour.com

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OTHER TOURNAMENTS

MEN

ASIAN TOUR: SAIL-SBI Open, Thursday-Sunday, Delhi Golf Club, New Dehli, India. Online: http://www.asiantour.com

PGA TOUR OF AUSTRALASIA: New Zealand Open, Thursday-Sunday, The Hills and Millbrook, Queenstown, New Zealand. Online: http://www.pgatour.com.au

eGOLF PROFESSIONAL TOUR: Palmetto Hall Championship, Wednesday-Saturday, Robert Cupp Course, Hilton Head Island, S.C. Online: http://www.egolfprofessionaltour.com

NGA TOUR: Members’ Only Shootout, Saturday-Sunday, Kinderlou Forest Golf Club, Valdosta, Ga. Online: http://www.ngatour.com

WOMEN

SYMETRA TOUR: Volvik Championship, Friday-Sunday, Industry Hills Golf Club at Pacific Palms, Eisenhower Course, Industry, Calif. Online: http://www.symetratour.com