STAMFORD, Conn. – July 20, 2015 – “Tour Pass” on NBC Sports Group Press Box provides a quick, daily overview of Tour de France coverage, plus information and highlights. It will be published weekdays to preview the nightly Tour Primetime show on NBCSN, featuring a look at the day’s most compelling action with analysis, interviews, and updates. On Fridays, a weekend edition will be posted.
Coverage of the Tour de France will be presented on NBC and NBCSN. For more information on NBC Sports Group’s overall Tour de France coverage, click here.
Tonight’s Tour Primetime will feature coverage of Stage 16 Bourg-de-Péage to Gap, and interviews with overall race leader Chris Froome, and stage runner up and green jersey wearer Peter Sagan. In addition, coverage will include a new ‘Ask Bobke’ segment as analyst Bob Roll answers questions submitted by fans on Facebook.
NBCSN presents rest day coverage tomorrow, Tuesday July 21, at 8 p.m. ET with highlights from stages 10-16.
Live coverage continues Wednesday, July 22, at 8 a.m. ET on NBCSN with Stage 17 from Digne-les-Bains to Pra Loup.
|Mon., July 20||8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.||Stage 16: Bourg-de-Péage to Gap (Tour Primetime)||NBCSN|
|Tues., July 21||8:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.||Rest Day||NBCSN|
|Wed., July 22||8:00 a.m. – Noon||Stage 17: Digne-les-Bains to Pra Loup (LIVE)||NBCSN|
Phil Liggett and Paul Sherwen, the voices of cycling, call the race action for the live shows with reporters Steve Schlanger, Jenna Corrado, and Steve Porino (‘inside-the-race’). Todd Harris hosts nightly studio coverage with analyst Bob Roll, and former professional cyclists and analysts Christian Vande Velde and Jens Voigt, who makes his Tour de France debut for NBC Sports Group.
TOUR PRIMETIME ON NBCSN
Tour Primetime will air nightly on NBCSN throughout the Tour. The show will take a look at the day’s stage with comprehensive analysis, insights and the most compelling storylines. Highlighting Tour Primetime will be a full replay of the day’s exciting race action complemented by fresh, post-race interviews with riders, telestrator analysis, and strategy segments.
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