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                   ***** This Week in Golf -- Jan. 3-6 *****
 Philadelphia,  PA  ( -  PGA  TOUR  - HYUNDAI  TOURNAMENT  OF
 CHAMPIONS,  Kapalua Resort,  Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii - The PGA Tour returns from
 an extended break this week for the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, the first
 event of the 2014 calendar year.
 Due to the tour's new wraparound schedule, the Hyundai Tournament of Champions
 will mark the seventh event of the 2013-2014 season.
 Last  year, Dustin Johnson posted a four-stroke victory at the windy, weather-
 shortened  tournament,  whose field is  comprised of winners from the previous
 Johnson  will  be back on  hand at the Plantation  Course to defend his title,
 while  Masters champion  Adam  Scott, PGA  Championship  winner Jason  Dufner,
 Brandt  Snedeker,  Matt Kuchar, Webb  Simpson and 2013  PGA Tour Rookie of the
 Year  Jordan Spieth  will also compete. Spieth is one of 13 first-time winners
 from 2013 in this week's field.
 The  tournament  is scheduled to run  from Friday to Monday. Golf Channel will
 have  coverage of  all four rounds, with NBC handling early programming Sunday
 before handing it back to Golf Channel.
 The PGA Tour remains in the Aloha State next week for the Sony Open in Hawaii,
 which Russell Henley won in 2013.
 12/30 15:10:21 ET

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