NewsLocal News


2022 PGA Championship: Practice Day 3

Posted at 10:47 AM, May 16, 2022

TULSA, Okla. — The 2022 PGA Championship is here!

Practice rounds for the tournament wrap up Wednesday at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa. The tournament tees off early Thursday morning.

Day 3

Golfers and fans came out to a hot and sunshine-filled day ahead at Southern Hills. Wednesday marks the last day of practice for those who decide to hit the course or practice greens, and the last day for player interviews before play starts on Thursday.

The crowds looked to double in size for the final morning of practice for Tiger Woods as he teed off on the front 9.

As the tournament approaches, we caught up with fans following golf's stars around to see who they thought would win:

Day 2

The second day of practice opened with some leftover rain from a round of overnight storms that came through Green Country overnight into Tuesday morning.

The wet conditions didn't keep the crowds or golfers away. Stars returned to the course, though Tiger Woods stuck to the practice

@2newsoklahoma A little rain won’t stop these players and fans at Southern Hills for Tuesday’s round of practice! 😤 #golftok #2news #sports #pga #pgachampionship #tulsawx #okwx ♬ Never Give Up (Motivational Speech) - Coach Pain & Motiversity

Several players held their media interviews on Tuesday, answering a variety of questions including about their experiences on the course in its past forms.

MORE >>> How are golf's best liking Southern Hills?

The PGA announced the tee times for Thursday and Friday, including a marquee group of Woods, Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth.

Day 1

Among the players starting Monday morning — Tiger Woods.

2 News Oklahoma spotted him on the 16th hole around 10 a.m.

VIDEO: Tiger Woods practice round

The field of talent playing this week at Southern Hills is impressive, though defending champion Phil Mickelson did withdraw from the event last week.

Rory McIlroy is among the favorites heading into the tournament. He also got a practice round in on Monday.

We took a look around the course to give you a look at how things might be if you come out this week during practice:

MORE >>> Fans meet, watch PGA stars on first day of practice

2 News Oklahoma is covering the event from several angles, we're compiling content here—-> 2022 PGA Championship Coverage

Stay in touch with us anytime, anywhere --