TITLE

Turner Putts PGA Online

AUTHOR(S)
Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;8/7/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of Turner Sports to use the Web for its coverage of the Professional Golfers' Association (PGA) Championship tournament later in August 2006. A live simulcast of the afternoon telecasts of the PGA of America tournament will be featured for the first time by the PGA.com Web site of owned-and-operated by Turner.
ACCESSION #
21869584

 

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