FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, October 5th, 2017
NBC SPORTS GROUP’S CYCLING COVERAGE CONTINUES WITH PARIS-TOURS LIVE THIS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8, AT 9:25 A.M. ET ON NBC SPORTS GOLD
Commercial-Free Coverage Available with NBC Sports Gold’s “Cycling Pass”
NBCSN to Present Encore Coverage This Monday at 1 a.m. ET
STAMFORD, Conn. – October 5, 2017 – NBC Sports Group’s cycling coverage continues with the 2017 Paris-Tours this Sunday, October 8, at 9:25 a.m. ET live and commercial-free on NBC Sports Gold with a subscription to its “Cycling Pass.” NBCSN will present encore coverage of the event this Monday, October 9, at 1 a.m. ET.
The 111th edition of Paris-Tours runs from Brou to Tours, France. The race is headlined by defending champion Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors), 2015 winner Matteo Trentin (Quick-Step Floors), Mark Cavendish (Dimension Data), who looks to build form following his Tour de France crash, and André Greipel (Lotto–Soudal).
Steve Schlanger calls the action for NBCSN coverage, joined by analyst Bob Roll.
NBC Sports Gold — NBC Sports Group’s premium-subscription product for desktops, mobile devices, tablets, and connected TVs — offers viewers live, on-demand, and commercial-free streaming of the race.
NBC Sports Gold’s “Cycling Pass” for the 2017-18 season gives fans in the U.S. access to more than 25 races from July 2017 through June 2018. NBC Sports Gold’s “Cycling Pass” includes live streaming coverage, full event replays, and highlights for Monument Classics including Paris–Roubaix and Liège-Bastogne-Liège, and more. The “Cycling Pass” can be purchased for $29.99 by visiting NBCSportsGold.com.
The NBC Sports Gold app is available on Apple iOS, Android, Apple TV V4, Amazon Fire TV, Roku and Chromecast.
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