06.08.2006 02:12 PM
ABC, ESPN to use broadcast, multimedia resources for World Cup

Soccer may not be as popular in the United States as it is throughout the rest of the world, but you wouldn’t know it by extensive coverage the 2006 FIFA World Cup in Germany will receive via the extensive distribution channels and multimedia resources of ESPN and ABC Sports.

The tournament, which begins today and runs through July 9, will be covered on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN Classic, ESPN International as well as via ESPN.com, ESPN360, Mobile ESPN and ESPN Deportes.

All matches of the 2006 FIFA World Cup will be covered live and made available in high definition as will be all “World Cup Live” daily studio programs. ESPN360 will provide online simultaneous coverage of 52 matches live.

ABC Sports will present 12 live matches, including the concluding title match July 9.



Comments
Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found




Tuesday 03:07 PM
WMUR-TV Says FAA Drone Rules Preclude ENG
The FAA’s current rules and proposed ban on flight over people, requirement of visual line of sight and restriction on nighttime flying, effectively prohibit broadcasters from using UAS for newsgathering. ~ WMUR-TV General Manager Jeff Bartlett

Sue Sillitoe, White Noise PR /   Friday 11:15 AM
DPA Microphones Expands Its d:facto™ Vocal Microphone Range
Wall Street Communications /   Friday 04:20 PM
SMPTE 2015 NAB Show Preview

 
Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology