Re: News confirmed: No tennis on Eurosport in 2013 outside the slams
Originally Posted by Jimmie48
Having no clue about Snooker but I take a guess...because it's cheap programming. Eurosport needs to fill a lot of air time, that's why losing the WTA hurt them so much. The got tons of live weekday programming from a sport that has a reasonable following for just $10 million dollars a year. That's why they`re even planning to air ITF tournaments now, they have big programming void to fill..
Snooker coverage is actually very popular in Poland
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