Zurich Classic Preview: Teams, Format, TV Times

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Zurich Classic of New Orelans Preview: Teams, Format, TV Times

The PGA Tour heads to TPC Louisiana this week for the two-man team event - The Zurich Classic.

Here's everything you need to know, from TV Times to the format to the 80 teams confirmed for this week. 

Course: TPC Louisiana
FedEx Cup Points: 400
Prize Fund: $7,300,000
Defending Champions: Billy Horschel & Scott Piercy

How can I watch the Zurich Classic?

Thursday
Featured Groups: Live PGA Tour, Sky Sports Main Event (13:30), Sky Sports Golf (13:30), Sky Sports Golf (18:30)
Main Coverage: Sky Sports Golf (20:30)

Friday
Featured Groups: Live PGA Tour, Sky Sports Golf (14:00), Sky Sports Golf (18:30)
Main Coverage: Sky Sports Golf (20:30)

Saturday
Sky Sports Golf (18:00)

Sunday
Sky Sports Golf (18:00), Sky Sports Main Event (19:00)

Zurich Classic: What is the format? 

Thursday & Saturday: Better Ball

Friday & Sunday: Foursomes / Alternate Shot

There will be a cut after 36 holes, when the field is cut to 35 teams (and ties). 

Zurich Classic: Who's playing?

Below is a list of the teams confirmed to be playing in the third edition of the Zurich Classic team event.  

The two previous winning teams, Jonax Blixt and Cameron Smith and Billy Horschel and Scott Piercy, both return, and will compete against plenty of new match ups. 

Jason Day - Adam Scott
Sergio Garcia - Tommy Fleetwood
Billy Horschel – Scott Piercy
Brooks Koepka – Chase Koepka
Bubba Watson – J.B. Holmes
Patrick Reed – Patrick Cantlay
Jon Rahm – Ryan Palmer
Tony Finau – Kyle Stanley
Henrik Stenson – Graeme Mc Dowell
Keegan Bradley – Jon Curran
Jim Furyk – David Duval
Davis Love III – Dru Love
Kevin Kisner – Scott Brown
Charley Hoffman – Nick Watney
Ernie Els – Trevor Immelman
Louis Oosthuizen – Charl Schwartzel
Ian Poulter – Sam Horsfield
Branden Grace – Justin Harding
Steve Stricker – Jerry Kelly
Padraig Harrington – Shane Lowry
Kevin Streelman – Vaughn Taylor
Chesson Hadley – Brice Garnett
Kenny Perry – Josh Teater
Alex Cejka – Alex Prugh
Boo Weekly – Colt Knost
Rod Pampling – John Senden
Chris Stroud – Jason Kokrak
Scott Stallings – Trey Mullinax
Whee Kim – Sungjae Im
Austin Cook – Andrew Landry
Tyler Duncan – Adam Schenk
Ted Potter, Jr. – Nate Lashley
Si Woo Kim – Sangmoon Bae
Russell Knox – Brian Stuard
Jason Dufner – Pat Perez
Blixt, Jonas Smith, Cameron
Cameron Champ – Sam Burns
Corey Conners – Mackenzie Hughes
Cody Gribble – Joey Garber
Adam Hadwin – Aaron Baddeley
Brian Harman – Patton Kizzire
Russell Henley – Ryan Blaum
Michael Kim – C.T. Pan
Troy Merritt – Robert Streb
Putnam, Andrew Homa, Max
Brendan Steele – Luke Donald
Hudson Swafford – Wes Roach
Kevin Tway – Kelly Kraft
Jhonattan Vegas – Abraham Ancer
Shubhankar Sharma – Anirban Lahiri
Chez Reavie – Lucas Glover
Brian Gay – Rory Sabbatini
J.J. Spaun – Matt Jones
Peter Uihlein – Dominic Bozzelli
Chris Kirk – Sepp Straka
Joel Dahmen – Brandon Harkins
Tom Hoge – J.J. Henry
Danny Lee – Sung Kang
Ollie Schniederjans – Sam Ryder
Harold Varner III – Tom Lovelady
Richy Werenski – Nicholas Lindheim
Seamus Power – David Hearn
Martin Laird – Nick Taylor
J.T. Poston – Stephan Jaeger
Harris English – Johnson Wagner
Joaquin Niemann – Dylan Frittelli
Freddie Jacobson – Chad Campbell
K. J. Choi – David Lingmerth
Denny McCarthy – Roberto Díaz
Wyndham Clark – Ben Crane
Kyoung-Hoon Lee – Matt Every
Scott Langley – Jonathan Byrd
Carlos Ortiz – Sebastián Muñoz
Peter Malnati – Billy Hurley III
Julián Etulain – Andres Romero
Chase Wright – Derek Fathauer
Anders Albertson – Seth Reeves
Roberto Castro – Cameron Tringale
Cameron Davis – Kyle Jones