Everything you need to know for The Challenge: Japan Skins How to watch DATE CHANNEL TIME (ET) Mon. Oct. 21 Golf Channel. All four will go head-to-head in The Challenge: Japan Skins at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club in Japan.
They got together for a funny classroom video in which Matsuyama mocked Woods for his old age to promote the event – but you can find out everything about it below. watch The Challenge: Japan Skins The star-studded event will be streamed in full exclusively and free on GOLFTV internationally.
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The Japan Skins will use the traditional format: the lowest score on a hole wins the money. If two or more players tie a hole, the skin value is carried over to the next one.
In the event of a tie on the 18th, a playoff will determine who wins the final skin, with no carryover if the playoff extends to multiple holes.
Value of each skin:
Holes one through six: $10,000 per skin
Holes seven through 12: $15,000 per skin
Holes 13 through 17: $20,000 per skin
Hole 18: $100,000 super skin
There will be additional side challenges similar to the ones used during “The Match: Tiger vs. Phil.” Money wagered in these challenges will benefit the event’s charity partners.The report noted how the world’s best 15 players will be eligible for Olympic consideration. Woods is ninth in the global rankings, but he could improve his standing by winning the ZOZO.
It won’t be easy since Woods “last competed in an official fall Tour event in 2011 when he played the Safeway Open,” according to Adam Stanley of the PGA Tour official website.It’s why the Skins is such an important warm-up for the 2019 Masters champion. Woods, who underwent knee surgery in August, has proved this year that he can overcome injury woes and still be one of the most skilled players on the planet.
McIlroy merits similar praise and will be at the ZOZO. The 30-year-old also has a point to prove to Brooks Koepka, the man he trails in the world rankings.