ESPN takes over Wimbledon coverage
Published 07/06/2011, The Jamestown Sun
All of Wimbledon will be televised by ESPN starting next year, ending NBC’s 43-year run broadcasting the Grand Slam tournament. ESPN and the All England Club announced a 12-year contract Tuesday that gives the cable network the U.S. TV rights to all matches at Wimbledon.Word count: 115
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