Sunday, November 28, 2021

ESPN GRABS ALL BROADCAST RIGHTS TO WIMBLEDON

July 6, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

In another milestone marking the ascension of cable as a rival to broadcast TV, it was announced Tuesday that ESPN had grabbed television rights to the Wimbledon international tennis tournament, an event covered by NBC for more than 40 years. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the 12-year contract was estimated by some […]