Updated Sky Sports Broadcast Schedule for the Amateur Championship

An updated broadcast schedule for Sky Sports’ coverage of the 119th Amateur Championship at Royal Portrush has been announced.

Following several suspensions of play due to persistent fog on Tuesday, the Championship schedule has been put back a day with the 36-hole Final now being played on Sunday. Sky Sports’ schedule has been updated accordingly and the programmes, which are presented by Rolex, will air on Sky Sports on Friday 20 June, Saturday 21 June, Sunday 22 June, Monday 23 June and Tuesday 24 June. The coverage will include one hour highlights programmes on the Final and the Semi-Finals and Quarter-Finals.

The updated schedule is as follows:

20/06/2014

24:00:00

Preview

21/06/2014

01:30:00

Preview

21/06/2014

07:00:00

Preview

21/06/2014

12:00:00

Preview

21/06/2014

16:30:00

Preview

21/06/2014

23:00:00

Quarter-Final and Semi-Final

22/06/2014

10:30:00

Quarter-Final and Semi-Final

22/06/2014

16:30:00

Quarter-Final and Semi-Final

22/06/2014

24:00:00

Final

23/06/2014

09:00:00

Final

23/06/2014

21:00:00

Final

24/06/2014

03:00:00

Final

The Amateur Championship features a field of 288 world-ranked amateur players with the winner earning a place in The Open Championship at Royal Liverpool next month and next year’s US Open at Chambers Bay. Traditionally the winner also receives an invitation to The Masters.