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Posted by Kristie Chong-Adler on February 25, 2015

ESPN, ESPN2 and Disney Channel Ranked Top 3 in Perceived Value among Cable Networks

To tweet: ESPN No. 1 for 15th Consecutive Year in Annual Beta Cable Operator Study For the 15th consecutive year, operators named ESPN the no. 1 network with the most average perceived value among all networks measured in Beta Research Corp’s annual Cable Operator Evaluation Study. ESPN was also ranked the no. 1 most [...]

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Posted by Kristie Chong-Adler on February 20, 2015

National Sports Columnist Jason Reid Joins ESPN

To tweet: Reid to Serve as ESPN 980 Washington DC Co-Host of New Morning Drive Program, “THE MAN CAVE WITH CHRIS PAUL AND JASON REID,” and NFL Columnist ESPN and Red Zebra Broadcasting announced today that national sports columnist Jason Reid will team up with longtime morning drive personality Chris Paul to form [...]


Posted by Kristie Chong-Adler on February 19, 2015

ESPN and Disney/ABC Television Group Launch WATCH Authenticated Products to DIRECTV Customers

To tweet: Live Linear Channel Streams and On Demand Content from WATCH ABC, WATCH ABC Family, WATCH Disney Channel, WATCH Disney Junior, WATCH Disney XD and WatchESPN Now Available to DIRECTV Video Subscribers at Home and On-the-Go via Multiple Devices DIRECTV (NASDAQ:DTV) and The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) and DIRECTV (NASDAQ:DTV) today announced the [...]


Posted by Kristie Chong-Adler on February 3, 2015

ESPNcricinfo Collaborates with Google to Launch Now Cards This Cricketing Season

To tweet: New Content and Update Feature will Enable Cricket Fans to Enjoy Their Favorite Sport Like Never Before In an effort to provide quicker, compelling and relevant content to cricket fans across the world, ESPNcricinfo – the leading digital cricketing brand – and Google have teamed up to launch Now cards for cricket. This launch is [...]


Posted by Kristie Chong-Adler on February 2, 2015

New ESPNcricinfo App Update Now Available with Faster Than Ever Speed

To tweet: Updates and Dedicated World Cup Section Launch Ahead of 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup In advance of the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup, ESPNcricinfo – the world’s leading digital cricket brand – has announced the launch of a new update to its signature mobile app, featuring its fastest ever performance and a [...]

ESPN Coverage of 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup

Posted by Kristie Chong-Adler on January 30, 2015

ESPN coverage of ICC Cricket World Cup to be on

To tweet: Digital Subscription Service launching Feb. 3 for live, on-demand coverage of all 49 matches ESPN also reaches agreement with DISH Network, Mediacom and Time Warner Cable to make coverage available on Pay Per View ESPN will provide live and on-demand coverage in the U.S. of the entire ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 [...]


Posted by Kristie Chong-Adler on December 23, 2014

DIRECTV and The Walt Disney Company Sign Expansive Agreement

To tweet: New Multi-Year Deal to Deliver Best in Sports, News and Entertainment to DIRECTV Customers, In and Out of the Home Adds Fusion, Longhorn Network, ESPN Goal Line, ESPN Buzzer Beater, ESPN3, SEC Network + and the Full Suite of Live Linear and On-Demand via DIRECTV Everywhere and Authenticated WATCH Services Expanded Video-On-Demand [...]

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Posted by Kristie Chong-Adler on December 5, 2014

ESPN Acquires U.S. Rights to Seasons of Champions Curling Events through March 2015

To tweet: Home Hardware Canada Cup Live on ESPN3 This Weekend Five Additional Tournaments in 2015, including the Scotties Tournament of Hearts and Tim Hortons Brier ESPN today announced it has acquired the rights from the Canadian Curling Association to deliver more than 300 hours of live action from the Seasons of Champions curling [...]


Posted by Kristie Chong-Adler on November 21, 2014

ESPNcricinfo’s ‘Modern Masters’ Notes and Quotes: Steve Waugh

To tweet: Rahul Dravid and Sanjay Manjrekar host another episode of Modern Masters, the exclusive digital video series by ESPNcricinfo, profiling 14 cricketing greats who have graced the modern game and played alongside Dravid. The latest episode features Australian batsman, Steve Waugh. Each Modern Masters episode examines the technique, temperament, adaptability and impact of [...]


Posted by Kristie Chong-Adler on November 3, 2014

ESPNcricinfo Launches 100 Days Countdown to ICC Cricket World Cup

To tweet: Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting joins ESPNcricinfo as columnist and video commentator ESPNcricinfo, the world’s leading digital cricket brand, has announced that Ricky Ponting is joining ESPNcricinfo as both a columnist and video commentator. Ponting, one of the most uncompromising players of his generation, will offer his insights and comments on the [...]