NEW YORK: A US Golf Association deal for American media rights worth a reported $1 billion has been transfered from Fox Sports to NBCUniversal effective immediately, USGA officials said Monday. Fox Sports had issues finding enough broadcast hours for the US Open, rescheduled from June to September due to the coronavirus pandemic, given its deals for NFL, Major League Baseball and US college football, according to a USGA statement. "Recent events calling for the shift of the US Open created scheduling challenges that were difficult to overcome," Fox Sports chief executive officer Eric Shanks said. When Fox began talks to explore how NBC and the Golf Channel could work together for this coronavirus-hit year, a broader conversation began that led
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