FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, March 16th, 2017
NBCSN PRESENTS COVERAGE OF THE 2017 GYMNASTICS WORLD CUP THIS SAT., MAR. 18, AT 8 PM ET
Coverage Continues Monday, March 20, at 11 p.m. ET on NBCSN
NBCSports.com & the NBC Sports app to Stream the Competition Live Saturday & Sunday at 7 a.m. ET
STAMFORD, Conn. – March 16, 2017 – NBCSN presents coverage of the 2017 International Gymnastics Federation all-around World Cup competition this Saturday, Mar. 18, at 8 p.m. ET from Stuttgart, Germany. Coverage of the event continues Monday, Mar. 20, at 11 p.m. ET on NBCSN. NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app will stream the competition live this Saturday and Sunday at 7 a.m. ET.
Team USA’s competitors are Allan Bower, a 2016 NCAA team champion, and Morgan Hurd, who placed third in the junior competition at the 2016 P&G Championships. The international field features Oleg Vernyayev of Ukraine, who won silver in the all-around and gold on parallel bars at the 2016 Rio Olympics, and 2016 Olympic team silver medalist Angelina Melnikova of Russia.
Tanith White calls the action, alongside analyst and two-time Olympic gymnastics medalist Jonathan Horton.
Coverage of Olympic Sports on NBC Sports Group platforms is a presentation of the Olympic Channel, Home of Team USA.
Following is the schedule for NBC Sports Group’s gymnastics coverage this week:
|Sat., Mar. 18||7:30 a.m.||Gymnastics World Cup||NBCSports.com & the NBC Sports app|
|Sat., Mar. 18||8 p.m.||Gymnastics World Cup||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 19||7:30 a.m.||Gymnastics World Cup||NBCSports.com & the NBC Sports app|
|Mon., Mar. 20||11 p.m.||Gymnastics World Cup||NBCSN|
Coverage will be streamed live on NBCSports.com, and the NBC Sports app via “TV Everywhere,” giving consumers additional value for their subscription service, and making high quality content available to MVPD customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms. Powered by Playmaker Media, the NBC Sports app is available on Apple iOS, Android and select Samsung devices, as well as on Amazon Fire, Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku, Win10, and Xbox.
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–