WGC-Bridgestone third-round tee times upped due to weather


Due to the threat of thunderstorms in the Akron area on Saturday afternoon, tournament officials have announced a change to third-round tee times.

Players will now tee off from 7-9 a.m. ET, from the No. 1 and No. 10 tees and in threesomes.

Play was originally scheduled to start at 8 a.m. in twosomes off the first tee only.

Television coverage of the third round will be taped and air as originally scheduled on Golf Channel (12-1:30 p.m. ET) and CBS (2-6 p.m. ET).