TITLE

Tennis net playing ball with DirecTV

AUTHOR(S)
Dempsey, John
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;4/16/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 10, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the deal made by Tennis Channel with DirecTV Inc. to funnel more than half of its 16 million subscribers to the network in the U.S. According to Ken Solomon, chairman of Tennis Channel, the deal will come close to doubling their overall distribution which would reach 18 million by December 2007. In addition, Tennis Channel has also given the go-ahead to a 24/7 high-definition clone of the network.
ACCESSION #
24800043

 

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