CBC, Tennis Canada sign agreement
CBC has signed a five-year agreement with Tennis Canada. The deal includes coverage on CBC Television, digital channel Bold and website CBCSports.ca. CBC will be the exclusive English-language broadcaster for the semi-finals and final of the men's and women's Rogers Cup tournaments. "This is a very exciting time for Canadian tennis fans, and this landmark broadcast deal means CBC will continue showcasing the world's best when they visit Canada each year," said Jeffrey Orridge, executive director of sports properties at CBC. "The Rogers Cup brings the top tennis talent in the world to Canada year in and year out, and we are thrilled to be the home of this tournament for the next five years."