The winners of the PGA Tour starting in 2018 begin the New Year at Kapalua at the Tournament of Champions. Here are the statistics and key information for the first event of 2019. Click here for full field departure times.

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Thursday, Rd. 16h-22h; live broadcast: http://www.golfchannel.com/pgastream

Friday, Rd. 2: 18h-22h; live broadcast: http://www.golfchannel.com/pgastream

Saturday, way 15h to 20h; live broadcast: http://www.golfchannel.com/pgastream

Sunday, Rd. 16h-18h; live broadcast: http://www.golfchannel.com/pgastream

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  • Most of the heats in this event since 2013 (15, Jordan Spieth second with 11)
  • Most have traveled more than 300 yards in this event since 2009 (254, Bubba Watson second with 182)
  • Has at least one win on the PGA Tour in his last 11 seasons (Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer hold a record of 17)
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  • Want to become the world's # 1 player to win this event in Kapalua (Tiger Woods 2000, Spieth 2016, Johnson 2018)
  • Won the CJ Cup on his first start of the 2018-19 season
  • Try to join Woods (2000) and Spieth (2016) as the only reigning players of the year to win this event the following season
  • Finished last in the pack a year ago, before being injured on the wrist
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  • Including the Sony Open, has the highest score to match Hawaii in the last two seasons (65 under, Spieth second at 58 under)
  • Completed 91 birdies / eagles in Hawaii in the last two seasons (tied with Spieth)
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  • Highest number of birdies / eagles per turn in this event since 2010 (6.00)
  • Best cumulative score tied in this event over the past five years (76 under, Johnson second at 68 under)
  • Tied for best points average in this event since 2010 (68.3, Steve Stricker)
  • Looking for his first round since the Open 2017
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  • Trying to join Daniel Chopra (2008), Sergio Garcia (2002) and David Duval (1999) as the winners of the first start on Plantation Course
  • During the last four seasons of the Tour, when competing for the first time in an event, it has not finished better than T-17 (2017 Travelers)
  • The lead in distance drive last season (319.8 yards, second in the history of Hank Kuehne's 321.4 in 2003)
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