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Olympic men's golf pairings, tee times and schedule for the first round

Golfweek logo Golfweek 7/27/2021 Adam Woodard
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After making its competitive return at the Rio Olympics in 2016, Olympic golf is back once again this week in Japan.

Kasumigaseki Country Club plays host to both the men’s and women’s competition. Kasumigaseki’s East Course will play 7,447 yards for the men, July 29-August 1. For the women, August 4-7, it will play 6,648 yards.

Marquee groups include: Xander Schauffele, Abraham Ancer, Christiaan Bezuidenhout; Justin Thomas, Joaquin Niemann, Paul Casey; Collin Morikawa, Rory McIlroy, Sungjae Im; Patrick Reed, Tommy Fleetwood, Shane Lowry.

While the competition will be held Thursday morning local time, the 13-hour time difference means play will begin Wednesday night, July 28, in Eastern Daylight Time.

From tee times to TV and streaming info, here’s everything you need to know about the first round of the men’s golf competition at the Olympics. All times ET.

Tee times

Time Players
6:30 p.m. Rikuya Hoshino, Thomas Pieters, Sepp Straka
6:41 p.m. Adri Arnaus, Sami Valimaki, Matthias Schwab
6:52 p.m. Sebastian Munoz, Henrik Norlander, Joachim Hansen
7:03 p.m. Carlos Ortiz, Antoine Rozner, Guido Migliozzi
7:14 p.m. Xander Schauffele, Abraham Ancer, Christiaan Bezuidenhout
7:25 p.m. Justin Thomas, Joaquin Niemann, Paul Casey
7:41 p.m. Hideki Matsuyama, Marc Leishman, Corey Conners
7:52 p.m. C.T. Pan, Ryan Fox, Anirban Lahiri
8:03 p.m. Hurly Long, Carl Yuan, Gavin Kyle Green
8:14 p.m. Kristian Johannessen, Adrian Meronk, Gunn Charoenkul
8:25 p.m. Rory Sabbatini, Mito Pereira, Renato Paratore
8:36 p.m. Jhonattan Vegas, Thomas Detry, Kalle Samooja
8:47 p.m. Mackenzie Hughes, Alex Noren, Jazz Janewattananond
9:03 p.m. Rasmus Hojgaard, Romain Langasque, Si Woo Kim
9:14 p.m. Viktor Hovland, Cameron Smith, Garrick Higgo
9:25 p.m. Collin Morikawa, Rory McIlroy, Sungjae Im
9:36 p.m. Patrick Reed, Tommy Fleetwood, Shane Lowry
9:47 p.m. Rafael Campos, Maximilian Kieffer, Ashun Wu
9:58 p.m. Fabrizio Zanotti, Juvic Pagunsan, Scott Vincent
10:09 p.m. Udayan Mane, Ondrej Lieser, Jorge Campillo

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