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Thursday, July 10th, 2014
NBC SPORTS GROUP’S “TOUR PASS” – JULY 10
STAMFORD, Conn. – July 10, 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 features coverage of Stage 6 from Arras to Reims, including a fresh perspective on the yellow jersey race and an interview with Team Tinkoff-Saxo’s Michael Rogers on the loss of teammate Jesus Hernandez after a crash in today’s stage. Hernandez was part of the climbing support team for two-time Tour de France Champion and team leader Alberto Contador.
Live coverage continues tomorrow, Friday, July 11, at 8 a.m. ET on NBCSN with Stage 7 from Épernay to Nancy.
|Thurs., July 10||8 p.m. – 11 p.m.||Stage 6: Arras to Reims (Tour Primetime)||NBCSN|
|Fri., July 11||8 a.m. – Noon||Stage 7: Épernay to Nancy (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Fri., July 11||8 p.m. – 11 p.m.||Stage 7: Épernay to Nancy (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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