FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, June 4th, 2014
NBCSN PRESENTS DAILY COVERAGE OF CYCLING’S CRITÉRIUM DU DAUPHINÉ FROM FRANCE JUNE 8-15
NBCSN to Televise all Eight Stages Beginning Sunday, June 8, at Midnight ET
STAMFORD, Conn. – June 4, 2014 – NBCSN presents 10 hours of cycling’s 2014 Critérium du Dauphiné from France beginning this Sunday, June 8, at Midnight ET on NBCSN with Stage 1 in Lyon, continuing throughout the week and culminating with Stage 8 from Megève to Courchevel Sunday, June 15, at 11 p.m. ET.
2013 Tour de France winner Chris Froome (Team Sky) looks to defend his Critérium du Dauphiné title against two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador (Tinkoff-Saxo), as well as two 25-year-old American Tour de France hopefuls, Tejay van Garderen (BMC) and Andrew Talansky (Garmin-Sharp).
NBC Sports Group’s play-by-play announcer Steve Schlanger is joined by analyst Bob Roll to call the action.
NBCSN’s schedule for the Critérium du Dauphiné (all times ET):
|Sun., June 8||Midnight – 2 a.m.||1: Lyon/Lyon||NBCSN|
|Mon., June 9||6 p.m. – 7 p.m.||2: Tarare / Pays d’Olliergues-Col du Béal||NBCSN|
|Tues., June 10||6 p.m. – 7 p.m.||3: Ambert / Le Teil||NBCSN|
|Wed., June 11||6 p.m. – 7 p.m||4: Montélimar / Gap||NBCSN|
|Thurs., June 12||6 p.m. – 7 p.m||5: Sisteron / La Mure||NBCSN|
|Fri., June 13||6 p.m. – 7 p.m||6: Grenoble / Poisy||NBCSN|
|Sat., June 14||6 p.m. – 7 p.m||7: Ville-la-Grand / Finhaut-Emosson||NBCSN|
|Sun., June 15||11 p.m. – 1 a.m.||8: Megève / Courchevel||NBCSN|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–