FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, July 7th, 2014
NBC SPORTS GROUP’S “TOUR PASS” – JULY 7
STAMFORD, Conn. – July 7, 2014 – “Tour Pass” on NBC Sports Group Press Box provides a quick, daily overview of Tour de France coverage, plus information and highlights. It will be published weekdays to preview the nightly 8 p.m. ET Tour Primetime show on NBCSN. On Fridays, a weekend edition will be posted.
Coverage of the Tour de France will be presented on NBC and NBCSN. For more information on NBC Sports Group’s overall Tour de France coverage, click here.
Tonight’s Tour Primetime will feature coverage of Stage 3 from Cambridge to London, as well as interviews with Stage 3 winner Marcel Kittel and top American cyclist Tejay van Garderen, who is in 11th place after Stage 3 today.
Live coverage continues tomorrow, Tuesday, July 8, at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN with Stage 4, the first stage in France, from Le Tourguet – Paris – Plage to Lille Métropole.
|Mon., July 7||8 p.m. – 11 p.m.||Stage 3: Cambridge to London (Tour Primetime)||NBCSN|
|Tues., July 8||7:30 a.m. – Noon||Stage 4: Le Tourguet – Paris – Plage to Lille Métropole (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Tues., July 8||8 p.m. – 11 p.m.||Stage 4: Le Tourguet – Paris – Plage to Lille Métropole (Tour Primetime)||NBCSN|
Phil Liggett and Paul Sherwen, the voices of cycling, will call the race action for the live shows with reporters Steve Schlanger, Carolyn Manno, and Steve Porino (‘Inside-the-Race’). Todd Harris will host nightly studio coverage with analysts Bob Roll and Christian Vande Velde.
TOUR PRIMETIME ON NBCSN
Tour Primetime will air nightly on NBCSN throughout the Tour. The show will take a look at the day’s stage with comprehensive analysis, insights and the most compelling storylines. Highlighting Tour Primetime will be a full replay of the day’s exciting race action complemented by fresh, post-race interviews with riders, telestrator analysis, and strategy segments.
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