Canal+ To Offer Spanish Tennis Fans Exclusive Coverage Of Wimbledon
Wimbledon is "returning to Spanish TV screens thanks to Canal+," according to F. Faucha of AS. The tournament will be available in Spain "exclusively through Canal+ Deportes" from Monday through July 6. Wimbledon's semifinals and final -- from July 3-6 -- will also be broadcast on Canal+ 1. Among the "changes for this year, tennis fans" without TV packages including Canal+ will able to pay €10 ($14) plus IVA to see the action. Canal+ is also offering "Multiwimbledon," with six courts to choose from during the first week of the competition. Another "strong point will be the use of 'Líbero,' a sports analysis system that has become fundamental in analyzing football games" (AS, 6/23).