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MSG Networks to Air 9 Days of Live French Open Coverage, Starting on Sunday

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MSG Networks today announced it will be airing 36 hours of live coverage of the upcoming 2020 French Open, set to begin on Sunday, September 27th from Roland Garros in Paris. The network’s tournament coverage will include four hours of live match play from 5:00am – 9:00am ET each day through ...

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WTT Finals On CBS Sets League Viewership Record

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CBS Television Network’s live airing of Sunday’s 2020 World TeamTennis Finals match (12:00 PM – 3:13 PM ET/9:00 AM – 12:13 PM PT) in which the New York Empire defeated the Chicago Smash on the last point of the Supertiebreaker 21-20, delivering 556,000 viewers, making it the most watched in ...

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WTT Sets Broadcast Schedule For 2020 Season, July 12-Aug. 2

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World TeamTennis will produce the world’s most star-studded and most anticipated professional tennis event since tennis’ worldwide shutdown from the COVID-19 pandemic when its players – including the Philadelphia Freedoms’ WTA No. 4-ranked Sofia Kenin, the 2020 Australian Open champion – embark on WTT’s 45th season. WTT has aligned with CBS ...

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WTT Adds Tiafoe, Puig, Raonic, Sock And Bouchard As Team Rosters Set For 2020 Season

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World TeamTennis has added several prominent tennis stars to an already jam-packed lineup of roster players set to compete during the 45th season of World TeamTennis, taking place at The Greenbrier “America’s Resort” in White Sulphur Springs, W.V. WTT has announced that each player will play the entire three-week regular season, ...

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WTT Moves 2020 Season To W. Va., Matches On CBS, ESPN, Tennis Channel, WTT.com

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World TeamTennis announced it has committed to play the entirety of its 45th season at The Greenbrier “America’s Resort” in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. This will be the first major professional tennis league to resume operations since the worldwide outbreak of COVID-19. All told, the 2020 World TeamTennis season will showcase a ...

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Tilden, Vines, Budge Among Pros Highlighted In New Tennis History Book

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The Pros: The Forgotten Era of Tennis, written by Australian doctor, writer and peace activist Peter Underwood, and which chronicles and narrates one of the most misunderstood and little-known eras of world tennis, the Professional or Pro Era, is now available for sale around the world in English via book ...

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FanHub Expands Relationship With ATP By Launching ATP Cup Bracket Challenge Game

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FanHub, the largest provider of casual, free to play sports-focused digital gaming platforms in the world, today announced that they have expanded their relationship with the ATP, building and launching the first-ever bracket challenge game for the inaugural ATP Cup, which will be held in Brisbane, Perth and Sydney, Australia ...

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ATP Media Partners With GameOn For Social Engagement

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Today, during the Coupe Rogers ATP Masters 1000 event in Montreal and ahead of the Western & Southern Open ATP Masters 1000 event in Cincinnati, GameOn, an industry-leading ChatOS engagement platform that helps premium content owners and brands improve their fan experiences, announced a partnership with ATP Media to deliver ...

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CBS To Air WTT Finals, Highlight Show Saturday

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CBS will air highlights of World TeamTennis’ 2019 regular season and playoffs following an exciting 44th WTT season decided this past Saturday by a single game in a one-hour finals encore and season highlight show, “GEICO Presents World TeamTennis,” on Saturday, Aug. 10 at 1:30 p.m. ET/10:30 a.m. PT. Held ...

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WTT Announces Tape Delayed Matches On Various RSNs

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World TeamTennis (WTT), which began its 44th consecutive season this past weekend, announced today several international streaming deals, a dedicated WTT Dailymotion stream, live betting outside North America and China and eight matches that will air throughout the season on tape delay on various regional sports networks. Internationally, WTT is ...

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