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December 12, 2019
Tokyo, Japan - Sony Corporation ("Sony") today announced the overview of "Sony Open in Hawaii" golf tournament to be held from Thursday, January 9th, 2020 at Oahu, Hawaii (US).
The Sony Open has been continuously sponsored by Sony since 1999. Every year, all proceeds from this event are channeled back into the Hawaiian community and donated to charitable organizations that support children, women, the elderly, and the poor. With a significant start of generating $256,000 for charities*1 in 1999, the tournament donations have surpassed the $1 million mark annually since 2005. With a total of approximately $19 million donated to over 350 charities, the tournament is the largest charity sports event in Hawaii. We are now aiming for the tournament charity donation to be $1.2 million, to annually benefit more than 150 not-for-profit organizations.
|Thursday,January 9th, 2020||1st day First Round|
|Friday,January 10th, 2020||2nd day Second round|
|Saturday,January 11th, 2020||3rd day Third round|
|Sunday,January 12th, 2020||4th day Final Round|
From this year, coverage of the Sony Open will be available on the new streaming service GOLFTV, powered by the PGA TOUR. By downloading the app via Google Play or the App Store, you can watch live telecasts of all PGA TOUR tournaments together with Japanese commentary, and access exclusive original content on your smartphone, tablet, PC, and other devices.
Defending Champion Matt Kuchar, Past Champions Justin Thomas, Ryan Palmer, Jerry Kelly, and Fabian Gomez, Hideki Matsuyama, Davis Love III, Graeme McDowell, Charles Howell III, Jason Dufner, Rory Sabbatini, Shugo Imahira, Mikumu Horikawa, Rikuya Hoshino, Kazuki Higa, Ryuko Tokimatsu