Preview of the On The Range Show


On The Range debuts Wednesday, January 25 at 8PM ET with detailed analysis of how the game’s top players are preparing for the Farmers Insurance Open and Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship. Gary Williams hosts as Billy Kratzert, Wayne Player and Billy Harmon share their expert opinions. Here are some of the players you can to see on Wednesday’s premiere:

Marquee Players
Tiger Woods
-14-time Major Champion
-38 career European Tour wins
-Won last profession start (2011 Chevron World Challenge)
-Making 1st appearance in Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship
-Making 2012 debut

Phil Mickelson
-4-time Major Champion
-39 career PGA TOUR wins
-3-time Farmers Insurance Open winner (1993, 2000, 2001)
-Runner-up in 2011 Farmers Insurance Open
-Finish T49 in Humana Challenge last week

Spotlight: Driving
Bubba Watson
-Defending Champion at Farmers Insurance Open
-Led 2011 Farmers Insurance Open in Driving Distance
-Top 2 in Driving Distance on PGA TOUR for 6 straight seasons

Ernie Els
-3-time Major Champion
-Inducted into World Golf Hall of Fame in 2011
-Runner-up in Volvo World Champions last week

Gary Woodland
-2011 Transitions Champion
-5th on 2011 PGA TOUR in Driving Distance
-Hit 450 yard drive at Kapalua (Longest on 2012 PGA TOUR)

Other Featured Players
Rory McIlroy
-2011 U.S. Open Champion
-3rd in Official World Golf Ranking
-Making 2012 debut

Jason Kokrak
-Rookie on 2012 PGA TOUR
-2-time winners on 2011 Nationwide Tour
-Led 2011 Nationwide Tour in Driving Distance

Matt Killen
-Swing Instructor
-Works out of The Club at Olde Stone in Bowling Green, KY
-Students include Kenny Perry, J.B. Holmes, Shaun Micheel and Josh Teater

Mic’d Up
Billy Hurley III
-Rookie on 2012 PGA TOUR
-Finished 25th on 2011 Nationwide Tour Money List
-Former Navy Lieutenant

Featured Groups (Farmers Insurance Open)
Thursday, 1:00PM ET, 1st Tee, South Course
Ernie Els, Geoff Ogilvy, Justin Rose

Thursday, 1:10PM ET, 1st Tee, South Course
Phil Mickelson, Hunter Mahan, Nick Watney

Friday, 12:50PM ET, 1st Tee, South Course
Camilo Villegas, Gary Woodland, Dustin Johnson

Friday, 1:00PM ET, 1st Tee, South Course
Bubba Watson, Bill Haas, Keegan Bradley