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Thursday, August 8th, 2019
NBC SPORTS PRESENTS LIVE COVERAGE OF LUCAS OIL PRO MOTOCROSS UNADILLA NATIONAL THIS SATURDAY AT 4 P.M. ET ON NBC
Comprehensive Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Coverage This Saturday Across NBC, NBCSN and NBC Sports Gold’s “Pro Motocross Pass”
American Flat Track Buffalo Chip TT and Black Hill Half Mile – Coverage Begins Saturday at 1 p.m. ET on NBCSN
NBC Sports’ Live NASCAR Coverage This Weekend on NBCSN Features Cup Series Racing From Michigan and Xfinity Series from Mid-Ohio
STAMFORD, Conn. – August 8, 2019 – NBC Sports presents live comprehensive coverage of the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Unadilla National this weekend from New Berlin, N.Y., highlighted by live coverage of the 2nd Motos in the 450MX class on Saturday at 4 p.m. ET on NBC.
Race coverage on Saturday begins at 1 p.m. ET exclusively via NBC Sports Gold’s “Pro Motocross Pass” with 1st Motos followed by 2nd Motos at 3 p.m. ET. NBCSN will also present coverage of 2nd Motos in the 250MX class at 6 p.m. ET. NBC Sports Gold’s “Pro Motocross Pass” will super-serve fans with live and commercial-free coverage of all Motos on Saturday. Click here for more information.
Jason Weigandt (play-by-play) will call the action alongside two-time AMA Pro Motocross Champion Grant Langston and reporter Will Christien.
Two-time defending champion Eli Tomac (392 points) holds a 50-point lead in the 450 MX class standings over Marvin Musquin (342 points), who has won the past two years at Unadilla. Adam Cianciarulo (394 points) leads the 250 MX class by 28 points over Dylan Ferrandis (366 points), who won last year at Unadilla.
Following is this weekend’s Pro Motocross coverage schedule:
|Sat., August 10||Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Unadilla – Qualifiers||10:15 a.m.||NBC Sports Gold|
|Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Unadilla – Moto 1 (250)||1 p.m.||NBC Sports Gold|
|Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Unadilla – Moto 1 (450)||2 p.m.||NBC Sports Gold|
|Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Unadilla – Moto 2 (250)||3 p.m.||NBC Sports Gold|
|Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Unadilla – Moto 2 (450)||4 p.m.||NBC|
|Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Unadilla – Moto 2 (250)*||6 p.m.||NBCSN|
AMERICAN FLAT TRACK BUFFALO CHIP TT AND BLACK HILL HALF MILE – COVERAGE BEGINS SATURDAY AT 1 P.M. ET ON NBCSN
NBC Sports continues its coverage of the 2019 American Flat Track, the most historic form of American motorcycle racing, this Saturday with a pair of events, featuring the Buffalo Chip TT at 1 p.m. ET, followed by the Black Hill Half Mile at 2 p.m. ET.
Featuring the world’s fastest motorcycle racers on dirt battling it out at speeds approaching 140 MPH, American Flat Track is the most prestigious and most competitive form of dirt track motorcycle racing in the world. Jason Weigandt (play-by-play) and Kristen Beat (reporter) will call the action.
This week’s episode of the Letarte on Location podcast, hosted by NBC Sports NASCAR analyst Steve Letarte, features an interview with road racing legend Boris Said. Letarte interviews said on location from Seneca Lodge in Watkins Glen, N.Y., discussing Said’s motorsports career, his victories at the Rolex 24 at Daytona, 12 Hours of Sebring, and the 24 Hours at Nurburgring, and his legion of fans known as “Said Heads.” Click here to listen.
NBC SPORTS’ LIVE NASCAR COVERAGE THIS WEEKEND ON NBCSN FEATURES CUP SERIES RACING FROM MICHIGAN AND XFINITY SERIES FROM MID-OHIO
NBC Sports travels to NASCAR’s fastest track this weekend with live coverage of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Consumer Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich., this Sunday, August 11, at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN. This weekend’s live NASCAR coverage also features Xfinity Series racing from Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio, this Saturday, August 10, at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN.
Click here for more details about this weekend’s NASCAR coverage.
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