year since NBC Sports started covering the event in 2016.

NBC Sports’ programming from St. Andrews includes nearly 50 hours

Of live championship coverage across NBC,

USA Network and the Peacock streaming service from Thursday through Sunday.

In addition, it is producing nearly 75 hours of live pre- and post-event

coverage on “GOLF Central Live From The Open,

which is being carried on the GOLF Channel and Peacock.

Among the top storylines will be the return of three-time British Open winner Tiger Woods,