The channel will deliver the most comprehensive sports coverage on the continent bringing the best in sports to African fans through live coverage of events from across the globe.
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ESPN continues to strengthen its commitment to journalism, enterprise reporting and long-form storytelling by signing Ryan Smith. Smith will report feature stories and investigative pieces while providing legal analysis across multiple ESPN platforms and ABC News.
ESPN will televise the 2017 NFL Pro Bowl from Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Fla. ESPN’s multi-day Pro Bowl coverage includes the first Skills Showdown, reports from team practices, and live telecasts of ESPN studio shows from Pro Bowl events at Walt Disney World Resort, including Mike and Mike, NFL Live and segments of SportsCenter.
22-time Emmy award winning reporter Tisha Thompson has joined ESPN’s investigative unit.
ESPN dedicates a week of multiplatform content November 7-13 as part of the eighth annual America’s Heroes: A Salute to Our Veterans initiative. Highlights include SportsCenter live from the USS Missouri at Pearl Harbor and segments from Arlington National Cemetery on Veterans Day (Nov. 11). In addition, the annual State Farm Armed Forces Classic will be played at the University of Hawaii that night at 7 p.m. ET.
ESPN and ESPN Deportes present extensive pre- and post-fight coverage across its platforms in English and in Spanish surrounding the 12-round Welterweight World Championship between Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao and current 147-pound titlist Jessie Vargas.
Capitalizing on the personality-driven His & Hers program and continuing a successful SportsCenter trend, ESPN will launch a reimagined version of the 6 p.m. ET SportsCenter next year led by popular ESPN commentators Michael Smith and Jemele Hill.
For the seventh consecutive year, Semana de La Mujer (Ladies Week) returns to ESPN Deportes to support breast cancer awareness and highlight the significant roles women play in today’s world of sports. Beginning Monday, October 10 through Friday, October 14
Keyshawn Johnson has a new multi-faceted role on ESPN and ESPN Radio. He will work as a Los Angeles-based NFL analyst and become a regular daily host for ESPNLA 710 AM, ESPN’s owned radio station in Los Angeles.
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