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First Look: Chubb Classic

The Champions Tour will travel about 125 miles from the east coast of Florida (Boca Raton) to its west coast (Naples) for this week’s Chubb Classic, where Fred Couples returns to defend his 2017 title.

Before we publish the weekly primer, let’s take a quick look at the 30-year old tournament at The TwinEagles Club’s Talon course.


THE SKINNY

Tournament: Chubb Classic
Dates: Feb. 16-18, 2018
Where: Naples, Florida
Course: The TwinEagles Club (Talon)
Distance: Par 72/7193 yards
Architect: Jack Nicklaus/Jack Nicklaus II (2008)
Format: 54-holes, stroke play, no cut
Purse: $1,600,000
Winning Share: $240,000
Defending Champion: Fred Couples
Marquee Players: Couples, Bernhard Langer, John Daly, Mark Calcavecchia, Scott McCarron, Jerry Kelly, Miguel Ángel Jiménez, Jesper Parnevik, David Toms, and José María Olazábal.


ON TV

Round 1: Fri 11:00 am-1:30 pm (GOLF)
Round 2: Sat 3:30 pm-5:30 pm (GOLF)
Round 3: Sun 3:00 pm-5:00 pm (GOLF)


ONLINE

WebChubbClassic.com
Twitter: @ChubbClassic
Facebook: @ChubbClassic
Wikipedia: Chubb_Classic


NAPLES, FLORIDA WEATHER

Fri High 82° Sunny
Sat High 83° Sunny
Sun High 84° Mostly Sunny


Credits: PGA Tour Media, Getty Images


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