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2022 Sanderson Farms Championship: Live stream, watch online, TV schedule, channel, tee times, coverage, radio

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Fresh off an electric Presidents Cup at Quail Hollow Club, the PGA Tour returns to Jackson, Mississippi, for the 2022 Sanderson Farms Championship. Defending champion and Presidents Cup participant Sam Burns headlines the field as he looks to get his 2022-23 campaign off on the right foot after notching three victories a season ago.

Christiaan Bezuidenhout, a member of the international team, will also make the short trip from Charlotte to Jackson. The South African should be brimming with confidence as he searches for his first victory on the PGA Tour after garnering a 1-0-1 record at the Presidents Cup. The Country Club of Jackson, which has been kind to first-time winners in recent history, could be an ideal landing spot. Six of the last eight champions at the Sanderson Farms Championship have been first timers, with Sebastian Munoz being the last in 2019. 

This is welcomed news not only for Bezuidenhout, but also for the stable of recent Korn Ferry Tour graduates looking to make a splash on the PGA Tour. Taylor Montgomery, Davis Thompson and Ben An are coming off of top-10 finishes at the 2022 Foritnet Championship and primed to improve on their efforts in Napa.

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Round 1 – Thursday

Round starts: 8 a.m.

PGA Tour Live: 8 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. — PGA Tour Live

TV coverage: 3:30 – 6:30 p.m. on Golf Channel

Radio: 1-6:30 p.m. — PGA Tour Radio

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Round 2 – Friday

Round starts: 8 a.m.

PGA Tour Live: 8 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. — PGA Tour Live

TV coverage: 3:30 – 6:30 p.m. on Golf Channel

Radio: 1-6:30 p.m. — PGA Tour Radio

Round 3 – Saturday

Round starts: 8 a.m.

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PGA Tour Live: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. — PGA Tour Live

TV coverage: 4-7 p.m. on Golf Channel

Radio: 2-7 p.m. — PGA Tour Radio

Round 4 – Sunday

Round starts: 8 a.m.

PGA Tour Live: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. — PGA Tour Live

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TV coverage: 4-7 p.m. on Golf Channel

Radio: 2-7 p.m. — PGA Tour Radio



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Davis Cup takeaways: Canada is officially a tennis powerhouse

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It is a landmark moment in Canadian tennis.

Canada captured its first Davis Cup title in team history, defeating the Australians 2-0 to cap a fantastic week from Malaga, Spain.

Denis Shapovalov opened the finals tie with a straight sets victory, before fellow compatriot Felix Auger-Aliassime would seal the title, defeating Alex de Minaur 6-2, 6-4.

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It’s the second international trophy for Canada in 2022 as they opened the season with a victory at the ATP Cup team event from Australia. Here are four takeaways from Canada’s historic win:

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Felix is still flying

Felix Auger-Aliassime would be more than forgiven for showing signs of fatigue.

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The Canadian has played 87 singles matches this season, the most of any player on tour in 2022.

The world no. 6 was the nation’s top player and arguably the best at the event this week in Malaga, producing three decisive singles wins and teaming up with Vasek Pospisil to win a crucial doubles rubber against Italy.

Auger-Aliassime won all eight sets of tennis he played, using aggressive and precise shot making from the back of the court, looking comfortable and at ease at net, and dominating on serve

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In the finals against Alex de Minaur, he turned aside all eight break points held by the Australian, even rallying from down 0-40 at 2-1 in the second set.

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The 22-year-old has closed out his 2022 winning three ATP titles, qualifying for the ATP Finals in Turin, and has now led Canada to a first ever Davis Cup crown.

He’ll head to Monte Carlo, Monaco to begin his pre-season with undoubtedly high expectations for 2023.

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Denis responds with his best match in final

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Denis Shapovalov returned to Canada’s Davis Cup team for the first time in three years, where he helped lead the team into the finals before falling to Spain.

While Shapovalov has enjoyed a strong indoor hard-court season, he suffered a pair of tough luck losses against both Germany and Italy.

Jan-Lennard Struff played a high quality match in the quarterfinals to upset Shapovalov 6-3, 4-6, 7-6.

Lorenzo Sonego then drew inspiration from a vocal Italian crowd, defeating the Canadian 7-6, 6-7, 6-4 in the semifinals stage.

Shapovalov was fortunately not discouraged by the run of close losses, saving his best tennis for the final, as he dismantled Thanasi Kokkinakis 6-2, 6-4 in just one hour and 29 minutes.

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When Denis harnesses his tools on court, he remains one of the most dangerous players on the ATP circuit.

His latest run of momentum the last two months has produced two ATP singles finals and now a Davis Cup title, results that could spur on a strong 2023.

Shapovalov has also been inside the top 10 of the rankings, reached the semifinals of Wimbledon, the quarterfinals of Australia and the US Open, and has one ATP singles title.

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All these accolades and the 23-year-old is still in the early stages of a blossoming tennis career.

Veteran Vasek anchors doubles

Vasek Pospisil has been Canada’s most frequent Davis Cup competitor, having accepted 23 nominations and competed in 28 ties.

His reliability on the international stage has continued to be a huge asset for the Canadian group.

Pospisil was twice called upon in decisive doubles rubbers this week, winning on both occasions.

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Against Germany, he and Denis Shapovalov rallied for a 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 victory over the favoured team of Tim Puetz and Kevin Krawietz.

After Shapovalov logged over three hours on court in his semifinals singles match, Pospisil then teamed up with Auger-Aliassime to defeat Germany’s Fabio Fognini and Matteo Berrettini 7-6, 7-5.

Vasek has all the makings of the quintessential doubles player – a potent first serve, excellent hands at net, lightning quick reflexes, and a heavy forehand wing.

These intangibles have also propelled his return to the top 100 in singles.

At 32 years of age, Pospisil is still keen for big results in the sport, adding former player Malek Jaziri as his new head coach.

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After missing last year’s event, he’ll return to Australia to open his season next year, with lofty but achievable goals of returning to the top 50.

Canada: Tennis powerhouse

Make no mistake.

Canada has announced itself as a tennis powerhouse.

The nation won two international titles this season, as Auger-Aliassime and Shapovalov anchored a victory at the ATP Cup in Australia to begin 2022.

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Now they’ve further cemented their place in the tennis landscape, notching a first ever Davis Cup crown.

The last decade of tennis has produced numerous historic results for the country, all of which have helped to pave the way for the current generation of stars.

In singles, Westmount, Que.’s Genie Bouchard became the first Canadian-born player to reach the finals of a grand slam, doing so in 2014 at Wimbledon.

Former world no. 3 Milos Raonic would achieve the same result in men’s singles in 2016 at the All England Club.

Mississauga’s Bianca Andreescu made history as the first single grand slam champion, defeating Serena Williams to win the 2019 U.S. Open.

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Just two years later, Montreal’s Leylah Annie Fernandez finished runner-up at Flushing Meadows.

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Canada has a breadth of talent, with six players inside the top 70 of singles, a top 10 women’s doubles presence in Gabriela Dabrowski, and numerous young rising talents currently competing at the ITF and collegiate level.

Tennis in Canada has never looked brighter.

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In the end, it was the Croatians who got the last word.

After thrashing Canada 4-1 in their World Cup match on Sunday, Croatian player Andrej Kramaric had some pointed words for his opponents and, more specifically, head coach John Herdman.

“I want to thank the (Canada) coach for the motivation. In the end, Croatia demonstrated who eff’d whom,” Kramaric said, through an interpreter.

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Herdman had raised the ire of the Croatians after his team fell 1-0 to Belgium in their opening match, despite outplaying them. Asked what he’d told his players after that match, Herdman said: “I told them they belong here and we’re going to go and eff— Croatia. That’s as simple as it gets.”

The Croatians took note, and got the last laugh.

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