June 20, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) today announced that it will offer subscribers comprehensive live coverage of The Championships,
for 2013 from the opening day of play on
Monday, June 24
, through the Ladies' and Gentlemen's Singles Finals on
Saturday, July 6
, and Sunday, July 7.
Live play-by-play of matches will air on Sirius channel 158 and XM channel 202 and on channel 963 on the
SiriusXM Internet Radio App
and online at
. Listeners will hear Live @
, the official radio broadcast of
SiriusXM will offer up to 13 hours of live
coverage daily — from
4:00 am ET
through the end of each day's play — giving them access to point-by-point action of matches on both Centre Court and the outer courts, plus pre- and post-match commentary, highlights and up-to-the-moment tournament news.
, the world's No. 3 ranked player, will be defending his 2012 Wimbledon Men's Singles title. He comes into this year's tournament on a winning note, having just claimed victory on the grass at the Gerry Weber Open, and hopes to become the first man in history to win eight titles at the All England Club. Challenging Federer on the grass courts are the world's top players, including World No.1
, 2013 French Open champion
On the women's side,
will look to capture her sixth Wimbledon Ladies' Singles title in what has been an exceptional 2013 season that has seen the world's top-ranked player go 43-2 in singles matches with six singles titles won. The women's draw also includes four-time major champion
, who was the runner-up to Williams three times this season, plus World No. 2 Victoria Azarenka of
, U.S. star
and many more.
broadcasts are aired in association with ESPN Radio, rightsholder to Live @
radio broadcasts in the U.S., and The All England Lawn Tennis Club.
About Sirius XM Radio
Sirius XM Radio Inc
. is the world's largest radio broadcaster measured by revenue and has 24.4 million subscribers. SiriusXM creates and broadcasts commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; exclusive talk and entertainment; and the most comprehensive Latin music, sports and talk programming in radio. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company in the U.S., from retailers nationwide, and online at
. SiriusXM programming is also available through the
SiriusXM Internet Radio
smartphones and other connected devices. SiriusXM also holds a minority interest in
which has more than 2 million subscribers.
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