Cycling fans won’t miss a thing from Eurosport’s biggest ever year of cycling with a special Eurosport Player offer which gives viewers exhaustive LIVE and on-demand coverage from over 60 races on the UCI calendar, including 25 UCI World Tour events, for just £29.99.
From the Tour de France to the Arctic Race of Norway, the Eurosport Player will offer a wide range of highlights shows produced after every race shown on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player. Subscribers will also gain access to multiple bonus feeds and 3D race graphics, taking viewers right in to the heart of the action.
Eurosport’s unrivalled cycling coverage once again covers all three of the Grand Tours, with exclusive and extended coverage from the 100th edition of the Giro d’Italia as well as all five Monuments. The Paris-Roubaix, also known as ‘the Hell of the North’ for its brutal yet iconic cobblestone sections and tricky race conditions, will be broadcast LIVE from start to finish this weekend, with two-time winner Sean Kelly behind the mic.
Europe’s number one destination for cycling enthusiasts will broadcast over 200 days of live cycling and 2,300 hours of coverage across its channels. This year, Eurosport will show a record 21 Grand Tour stages LIVE in full as part of 300 hours of coverage from the sport’s three biggest events. Eurosport commentators Rob Hatch, Carlton Kirby and Declan Quigley will be joined by the likes of former British road race champion Matt Stephens, former Dimension Data general manager Brian Smith and 2004 Paris-Roubaix champion Magnus Backstedt throughout the season.
Key Cycling events on Eurosport in 2017
- Giro d’Italia – May 5-28
- Tour de France – July 1-23
- Vuelta a España – August 19-Sept 10
UCI World Tour
- Paris–Roubaix – Sunday, April 9
- Liège–Bastogne–Liège – Sunday, April 23
- Giro di Lombardia – Saturday, October 7
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