TITLE

New TV pact for PGA Tour

AUTHOR(S)
Dempsey, John
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;1/13/2006, Vol. 290 Issue 9/10, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that National Broadcasting Co. Inc. (NBC) and CBS Broadcasting Inc. (CBS) have signed a six-year renewal contract, but declined to discuss contractual terms. NBC Sports has agreed to double its coverage of Professional Golfers' Association Tour events from 2007 through 2012. CBS also will expand its coverage, taking on 19 events instead of the 16 that are part of the four-year contract expiring at the end of the year 2006.
ACCESSION #
19439693

 

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