Sorry, a little late for the first race.Universal Sports' "Cycling Series."
The network, which owns exclusive rights across all platforms to its compelling world class events, will also provide live streaming on UniversalSports.com as part of its 2012 Road Cycling Spring Package, which is highlighted by the Giro d'Italia and also includes the RAI Milano-Sanremo and Tour of the Basque Country. The package is available for $39.99. For more information, go to http://www.universalsports.com/cycling/
Universal Sports' veteran cycling broadcast team of play-by-play announcer Steve Schlanger and analyst Todd Gogulski will handle the network's cycling coverage. Gogulski spent more than a decade racing professionally, including on the U.S. National team, and had more than 100 victories during his career.
Universal Sports Network Broadcast Schedule: 2012 Cycling Series
schedule subject to change
ALL TIMES ET
Date Time (ET) Event
March 7-13 12:30-1:30 PM SDD Tirreno-Adriatico (Italy)
March 17 6-8 PM (SDD) Milan-San Remo (Italy)
March 27-29 5 PM (SDD) Three Days of Panne (Belgium)
April 2-7 TBD
(SDD) Tour de Basque Country (Spain)
May 5-27* TBD
(LIVE) Giro d'Italia (Italy) *rest days: May 8, May 21
Aug. 18-Sept. 9* TBD
(LIVE) Vuelta a España (Spain) *rest days: Aug. 27, Sept. 4
Sept. 18, 19, 22, 23 TBD
(LIVE & SDD) Road Cycling World Championships (Netherlands)
Sept. 29 TBD
(SDD) Giro di Lombardia (Italy)
Oct. 10-14 TBD
(SDD) Tour of Beijing (China)
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