PGA TOUR

FEDEX CUP PLAYOFFS

DEUTSCHE BANK CHAMPIONSHIP

Site: Norton, Mass.

Schedule: Friday-Monday

Course: TPC Boston (7,216 yards, par 71)

Purse: $8 million (winner's share: $1.44 million)

TV: Golf Channel (Friday-Saturday, noon-3 p.m.; Sunday, 10-11:30 a.m.; Monday, 8:30-10 a.m.,) and NBC (Sunday, noon-3 p.m.; Monday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.)

Last year: Rory McIlroy won the third of his four 2012 PGA Tour titles, beating Louis Oosthuizen by a stroke. McIlroy won the BMW Championship the following week.

Last week: Masters champion Adam Scott won The Barclays at Liberty National (N.J.), topping Tiger Woods, Gary Woodland, Justin Rose and Graham DeLaet by a shot in the FedEx Cup playoffs opener.

Notes: Points leader Woods, bothered by a back ailment at the Barclays, withdrew Monday from Notah Begay's charity event Wednesday in Verona, N.Y. Woods is scheduled to play the first two rounds at TPC Boston in a group with No. 2 Scott and No. 3 Phil Mickelson. ... The top 100 in the FedEx Cup standings qualified for the event. The field will be cut to 70 for the BMW Championship at Conway Farms (Ill.) and to 30 for the Tour Championship at East Lake in Atlanta. ... The tournament ends the points race for automatic spots in the Presidents Cup matches in October at Muirfield Village (Ohio).

LPGA TOUR

SAFEWAY CLASSIC

Site: Portland, Ore.

Schedule: Thursday-Sunday

Course: Columbia Edgewater (6,465 yards, par 72)

Purse: $1.3 million (winner's share: $195,000)

TV: Golf Channel (Thursday, 2:30-5:30 p.m.; Friday, 3:30-5:30 p.m.; Saturday, 3:30-5:30 p.m.; Sunday, 4-6:30 p.m.)

Last year: Mika Miyazato won her first tour title, beating Inbee Park and Brittany Lincicome by two strokes at Pumpkin Ridge.

Last week: Lydia Ko successfully defended her Canadian Women's Open title, winning by five strokes at Royal Mayfair in Edmonton, Alberta. The 16-year-old amateur has four victories in professional events.

CHAMPIONS TOUR

SHAW CHARITY CLASSIC

Site: Calgary, Alberta

Schedule: Friday-Sunday

Course: Canyon Meadows Golf & Country Club (7,117 yards, par 72)

Purse: $2 million (winner's share: $300,000)

TV: Golf Channel (Friday-Saturday, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 1-3 p.m.).

Last year: Inaugural event

Last week: John Riegger won the Boeing Classic in his fifth tour start.

Notes: The tour has made two previous stops in Calgary. Don January won the 1983 Peter Jackson Champions at Earl Grey, and Brian Barnes won the 1998 AT&T Canada Senior Open at Glencoe.

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