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Content giant Discovery and the PGA Tour have announced GOLFTV, a brand for a new live and on-demand international video streaming service to launch globally outside the US on 1 January 2019.

GOLFTV Worlds Greatest PlayersGOLFTV will offer fans a one-stop destination to access the sport’s exciting moments, superstar players and tournaments, across screens. It will offer more than 2,000 hours of live action each year as well as premium content on-demand. Live coverage will include the six Tours operating under the PGA Tour umbrella and nearly 150 tournaments annually - including the Players Championship, the FedExCup Playoffs and the Presidents Cup.

“Our long-term goal is to create a must-have experience that truly enhances the way global fans watch, play and engage with the game every day,” explained Alex Kaplan, president and GM, Discovery Golf.

“Unveiling the new GOLFTV brand is an exciting next step in our journey. Building on Discovery’s heritage of real-life storytelling and direct-to-consumer platform experience, we’ve already established a world-class GOLFTV team. With work well underway, our carefully considered plans will allow us to continually enhance GOLFTV as we roll-out and further develop the product.”

The launch of the GOLFTV brand follows the strategic alliance between Discovery and the PGA Tour announced in June. in June. The 12-year alliance will manage the PGA TOUR’s international multi-platform rights, including linear TV rights.