ESPN Tennis at Wimbledon: “Manic Monday” Underway

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June 30th, 2014

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@ESPNTennis at Wimbledon – “Manic Monday” Underway

Three Days of “Cross Court Coverage” – Ladies’ Quarterfinals Tuesday, Gentlemen on Wednesday

 

ESPN’s exclusive live Wimbledon coverage continues with three days of “Cross Court Coverage” – two networks covering the action, in addition to up to nine matches offered on ESPN3 – for “Manic Monday” today, June 30, and the Quarterfinals on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 2-3.

 

Programming Highlights

·         With “Cross Court Coverage,” ESPN2 focuses on Centre Court starting at 8 a.m. ET Monday and Tuesday while fans enjoy a “grounds pass” on ESPN with matches from Court One and elsewhere (starting at 7 a.m. Monday, and at  a.m. Tuesday, transitioning to ESPNEWS at 11:30 a.m. on Monday and Tuesday).  On Wednesday, July 2, ESPN has Centre Court covered from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. while ESPN2 has the action from Court One 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

·         Beginning Thursday, July 3, all the action for the Semifinals and Championships is on ESPN, preceded by Breakfast at Wimbledon.

 

Today’s key matches (Round of 16 unless noted)

·         Centre Court (ESPN2):  Seed No. 25 Alize Cornet (stunned Serena Williams) vs. #13 Genie Bouchard; No. 3 Andy Murray vs. No. 20 Kevin Anderson (6’, 7”); and No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. No. 14 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

·         Court 1 (ESPN):  No. 11 Ana Ivanovic vs. #19 Sabine Lisicki (conclusion of a Round 3 match Lisicki leads 6-4, 1-1); No. 11 Grigor Dimitrov vs. Leonardo Mayer; No. 9 Angelique Kerber vs. No.5 Maria Sharapova; and a doubles match with the Williams Sisters facing Kristina Barrois and Stefanie Voegele.

 

Date Time (ET) Event Network  
Mon, June 30 – Sun, July 6 6:30 a.m. All TV Courts (up to nine), all day; Live@Wimbledon ESPN3 Live
         
Mon, June 30 7 – 11:30 a.m. Round of 16: Court One, outer courts ESPN Live
  8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Round of 16: Centre Court ESPN2 Live
  11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Round of 16: Court One, outer courts ESPNEWS Live
Tue, July 1 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. Ladies’ Quarterfinals: Centre Court ESPN2 Live
  8 – 11:30 a.m. Ladies’ Quarterfinals: Court One ESPN Live
  11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Ladies’ Quarterfinals: Court One ESPNEWS Live
Wed, July 2 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Gentlemen’s Quarterfinals: Centre Court ESPN Live
  8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Gentlemen’s Quarterfinals: Court One ESPN2 Live
Thur, July 3 7 – 8 a.m. Breakfast at Wimbledon ESPN Live
  8 a.m. – 1 p.m. Ladies’ Semifinals ESPN Live
Fri, July 4 7 – 8 a.m. Breakfast at Wimbledon ESPN Live
  8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Gentlemen’s Semifinals ESPN Live
Sat, July 5 8 a.m. – 9 a.m. Breakfast at Wimbledon ESPN Live
  9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Ladies’ Final ESPN Live
  3 – 6 p.m. Ladies’ Final ABC Tape
Sun, July 6 8 a.m. – 9 a.m. Breakfast at Wimbledon ESPN Live
  9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Gentlemen’s Final ESPN Live
  3 – 6 p.m. Gentlemen’s Final ABC Tape

 

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