RBC Canadian Open 2012: TV Schedule, Tee Times, Parings For Thursday

LYTHAM ST ANNES, ENGLAND - JULY 22: Ernie Els of South Africa watches his tee shot on the second hole during the final round of the 141st Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St. Annes Golf Club on July 22, 2012 in Lytham St Annes, England. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

The 2012 Canadian Open will feature Ernie Els paired with Matt Kuchar and Vijay Singh in its first two days.

One week after winning the 2012 British Open across the pond, Ernie Els will try to win the PGA Tour's signature event in the country lovingly referred to as "America's Hat." Els headlines the field at the 2012 RBC Canadian Open, which begins Thursday, July 26 and runs through Sunday, July 29 at the Hamilton Golf and Country Club in Ancaster, Ontario.

Els will be joined by Hunter Mahan, Matt Kuchar and Brandt Snedeker, among many other players in the field, and Els is paired with Kuchar and Vijay Singh over the first two rounds. Mahan is paired with defending champion Sean O'Hair, while Jim Furyk, who won the 2005 Canadian Open, the last iteration of the event to be played at HG&CC, will tee off bright and early at 8:20 a.m. ET.

The schedule of TV coverage for the 2012 RBC Canadian Open will take fans to The Golf Channel from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. ET and from 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. ET. Radio coverage is also available via Sirius-XM from noon to 6:00 p.m. ET.

Tee times for Thursday's first round are as follows.

Hole No. 1

7:10 a.m. - Troy Matteson, Daniel Chopra, Kris Blanks
7:20 a.m. - Paul Casey, Tommy Gainey, Blake Adams
7:30 a.m. - Bob Estes, Kevin Stadler, David Hearn
7:40 a.m. - D.J. Trahan, Brian Davis, Matt Every
7:50 a.m. - Harrison Frazar, Tim Clark, Bo Van Pelt
8:00 a.m. - Michael Bradley, Jhonattan Vegas, Jason Bohn
8:10 a.m. - John Huh, Charley Hoffman, Robert Allenby
8:20 a.m. - Ted Potter Jr., George McNeill, Rory Sabbatini
8:30 a.m. - J.B. Holmes, Chris Stroud, Shane Bertsch
8:40 a.m. - Steven Bowditch, Stephen Gangluff, Patrick Cantlay
8:50 a.m. - Edward Loar, Mark Anderson, Chris Ross
9:00 a.m. - Billy Hurley III, Gary Christian, Brian McCann
9:10 a.m. - Kyle Thompson, Jon Mills, Rob Couture
12:10 p.m. - Jeff Maggert, Matthew Goggin, Marco Dawson
12:20 p.m. - Chris DiMarco, Seung-Yul Noh, Joey Snyder III
12:30 p.m. - Tom Gillis, Kevin Streelman, Bud Cauley
12:40 p.m. - Nick O'Hern, Spencer Levin, Michael Thompson
12:50 p.m. - Nathan Green, Jeff Overton, J.J. Killeen
1:00 p.m. - Heath Slocum, Derek Lamely, Brian Gay
1:10 p.m. - Ernie Els, Matt Kuchar, Vijay Singh
1:20 p.m. - Hunter Mahan, Sean O'Hair, Mike Weir
1:30 p.m. - Jimmy Walker, Roland Thatcher, Martin Flores
1:40 p.m. - Bobby Gates, Billy Horschel, Adam Hadwin
1:50 p.m. - Kyle Reifers, Kevin Kisner, Brad Fritsch
2:00 p.m. - Will Claxton, Miguel Ange Carballo, Nick Taylor
2:10 p.m. - Richard H. Lee, Albin Choi, Michael Gligic

Hole No. 10

7:10 a.m. - Ryuji Imada, Garrett Willis, David Mathis
7:20 a.m. - Chad Campbell, Kevin Chappell, Harris English
7:30 a.m. - John Daly, David Duval, John Mallinger
7:40 a.m - Ricky Barnes, Matt Jones, Colt Knost
7:50 a.m. - Arjun Atwal, Stephen Ames, Jerry Kelly
8:00 a.m. - Stuart Appleby, Matt Bettencourt, Camilo Villegas
8:10 a.m. - Scott Stallings, Kyle Stanley, Brandt Snedeker
8:20 a.m. - Ben Curtis, Charl Schwartzel, Jim Furyk
8:30 a.m. - J.J. Henry, Billy Mayfair, Josh Teater
8:40 a.m. - Brian Harman, Steve Wheatcroft, Ben Ferguson
8:50 a.m. - Jason Kokrak, Tommy Biershenk, Matt Hill
9:00 a.m. - Danny Lee, Garth Mulroy, David Markle
9:10 a.m. - Billy Andrade, Thomas Aiken, Andrew Parr
12:10 p.m. - Tim Herron, Greg Owen, Cameron Tringale
12:20 p.m. - Tom Pernice Jr., Ken Duke, Ryo Ishikawa
12:30 p.m. - Graham DeLaet, Gavin Coles, Sung Kang
12:40 p.m. - Charlie Wi, Patrick Sheehan, Daniel Summerhays
12:50 p.m. - Bill Lunde, Chez Reavie, Trevor Immelman
1:00 p.m. - D.A. Points, Ryan Palmer, Retief Goosen
1:10 p.m. - Scott Piercy, Chris Kirk, Robert Garrigus
1:20 p.m. - Tim Petrovic, Neal Lancaster, Scott Dunlap
1:30 p.m. - Erik Compton, Charlie Beljan, Greg Doherty
1:40 p.m. - William McGirt, Alexandre Rocha, Cory Renfrew
1:50 p.m. - Roberto Castro, Matt McQuillan, Mackenzie Hughes
2:00 p.m. - Brendon Todd, Russell Knox, Eugene Wong
2:10 p.m. - Scott Brown, Hunter Hamrick, Victor Ciesielski

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