Press Release

Posted by Andy Hall on April 29, 2011

SportsCenter Celebrating 100th Anniversary Indianapolis 500 Throughout May

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April 28, 2011

As Indianapolis Motor Speedway celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Indianapolis 500 with the May 29 “Greatest Spectacle in Racing,” ESPN’s flagship news and information program SportsCenter will join the celebration throughout the Month of May.

Starting Sunday, May 1, and running every day through the morning of the race, SportsCenter will televise a series of Indianapolis 500 Centennial Moments. The video segments will look back on some of the greatest moments and biggest heroes over the history of the race. There will be a new segment each day and each will run a minimum of three times a day, included in the daytime, prime time and West Coast prime time programs. The moments also will be available for viewing on ESPN.com.

The Indianapolis 500 will air on ABC for the 47th consecutive year on May 29. Coverage is presented by GoDaddy.com and begins at 11 a.m. ET.

Visit www.espnmediazone.com for ESPN’s latest releases, schedules and other news, plus photos, video and audio clips and more.

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Media Contact: Andy Hall, 386-492-2246 or andy.hall@espn.com