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ESPN deepens its investment in Wimbledon

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 05 / 22 / 17

ESPN is investing more in Wimbledon, even as the network has cut back on some rights in tennis. For the first time, ESPN will televise parts of the Wimbledon qualifier rounds before the early July tournament. The All England Lawn Tennis Club, which owns the event, said ESPN is paying a rights fee...

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