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Set: The suggested retail price for the telecast of the Tiger Woods-Phil Mickelson pay-per-view match, at $19.99, Turner Sports announced. The match, with a $9 million winner-take-all prize, will be played at noon PST Nov. 23, the day after Thanksgiving, at Shadow Creek in Las Vegas. It will be sponsored by Capital One and called "Capital One's The Match: Tiger vs. Phil." The match will be available on Turner Sports' Bleacher Report Live, AT&T's DirecTV and AT&T's U-verse. No tickets will be sold for the event. Woods and Mickelson are expected to make side bets, with the winnings committed to charity, both golfers have announced. Woods is favored, according to Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, at -180 (a $180 bet would win $100 plus the original bet). Mickelson is a +150 choice (a $100 bet would win $150 plus the original bet).