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Friday, July 18th, 2014
NBC SPORTS GROUP’S “TOUR PASS” – JULY 18
STAMFORD, Conn. – July 18, 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 and analysis of Stage 13 from Saint-Étienne to Chamrousse including an interview with top American cyclist Tejay van Garderen (BMC Racing) who is in fifth overall after Stage 13 today.
Live coverage continues tomorrow, Saturday, July 19, at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN with Stage 14 from Grenoble to Risoul, continuing on NBC at 2 p.m. ET. Saturday’s Tour Primetime will air at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN.
Sunday, NBCSN’s live coverage of Stage 15 from Tallard to Nímes begins at 8 a.m. ET, wrapping up with Tour Primetime at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN.
|Fri., July 18||8 – 11 p.m.||Stage 13: Saint-Étienne to Chamrousse (Tour Primetime)||NBCSN|
|Sat., July 19||7 a.m. – Noon||Stage 14: Grenoble to Risoul (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Sat., July 19||2 – 3 p.m.||Stage 14: Grenoble to Risoul||NBC|
|Sat., July 19||8 – 11 p.m.||Stage 14: Grenoble to Risoul (Tour Primetime)||NBCSN|
|Sun., July 20||8 a.m. – Noon||Stage 15: Tallard to Nímes (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Sun., July 20||8 – 11 p.m.||Stage 15: Tallard to Nímes (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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