100 Days to Go: CTV, TSN, and RDS Announce FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ Broadcast Schedule

— February 26, 2015

– CTV, TSN, and RDS deliver live coverage of all 52 games from the tournament –
– Opening match features Canada vs. China PR on Saturday, June 6 at 6 p.m. ET on CTV/RDS –
– Broadcast schedule includes pre-game shows for every game and 30-minute prime-time recap shows throughout the tournament–

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TORONTO (February 26, 2015) – Bell Media’s CTV, TSN, and RDS, official broadcasters of FIFA events between 2015 and 2026 including the FIFA World Cup™ in 2018, 2022 and 2026, today announced the broadcast schedule for the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™. In total, the networks will cover the tournament in its entirety, delivering live broadcast coverage of all 52 games from the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™. Today’s announcement marks the 100-day countdown to the tournament, with the opening match kicking off Saturday, June 6 at 6 p.m. ET on CTV/RDS featuring host Canada taking on China PR at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton. Taking place in six cities across Canada (Edmonton, Moncton, Montréal, Ottawa, Vancouver, and Winnipeg), the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ culminates with the Final on Sunday, July 5 at 7 p.m. ET on CTV/RDS at BC Place in Vancouver. Broadcast schedule highlights:
  • All Canada games will be broadcast live on CTV and CTV GO, and RDS and RDS GO
  • Next-day encore presentations of all Canada games on TSN and TSN GO
  • Live coverage of every single match (52 games in total)
  • Pre-game shows for all games
  • 30-minute prime-time recap shows throughout the tournament
In addition to televising all games nationally:
  • As noted above, all games will be streamed live to TV subscribers on corresponding GO platforms
  • Live radio coverage of every Canada match and the playoffs, along with a nightly recap show, is available on TSN Radio stations across the country, ca/Radio, and on the TSN GO app
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“We are incredibly proud to bring Canadians live coverage of every game from the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ on CTV, TSN, and RDS,” said Phil King, President – CTV, Sports, and Entertainment Programming. “In just a few months, we will welcome the world’s top women’s soccer teams to our country and into our homes. We will also be reunited with the Canadian women’s national team, who captured our hearts during the London 2012 Olympic Games. We fully expect this remarkable group of athletes to unite Canadians this summer.” The FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ on CTV, TSN and RDS marks the first competition from Bell Media’s newly extended 12-year deal, announced earlier this month, with the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA). Broadcast Schedule* CTV and TSN’s complete broadcast schedule for the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ is available for download here and online at TSN.ca. RDS’s broadcast schedule is available at RDS.ca.

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Canada Games Saturday, June 6
  • Canada vs. China PR at 6 p.m. ET on CTV
Thursday, June 11
  • Canada vs. New Zealand at 9 p.m. ET on CTV
Monday, June 15
  • Netherlands vs. Canada at 7:30 p.m. ET on CTV
All Games Saturday, June 6
  • Canada vs. China PR at 6 p.m. ET on CTV
  • New Zealand vs. Netherlands at 9 p.m. ET on TSN
Sunday, June 7
  • Norway vs. Thailand at 1 p.m. ET on CTV
  • Germany vs. Côte D’Ivoire at 4 p.m. ET on TSN
Monday, June 8
  • Sweden vs. Nigeria at 4 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Cameroon vs. Ecuador at 7 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • USA vs. Australia at 7:30 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Japan vs. Switzerland at 10 p.m. ET on TSN
Tuesday, June 9
  • France vs. England at 1 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Colombia vs. Mexico at 4 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Spain vs. Costa Rica at 4 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Brazil vs. Korea Republic at 7 p.m. ET on TSN
Thursday, June 11
  • Germany vs. Norway at 4 p.m. ET on TSN
  • China PR vs. Netherlands at 6 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Côte D’Ivoire vs. Thailand at 7 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Canada vs. New Zealand at 9 p.m. ET on CTV
Friday, June 12
  • Australia vs. Nigeria at 5 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Switzerland vs. Ecuador at 7 p.m. ET on TSN
  • USA vs. Sweden at 8 p.m. ET on CTV
  • Japan vs. Cameroon at 10 p.m. ET on TSN
Saturday, June 13
  • France vs. Columbia at 1 p.m. ET on TSN
  • England vs. Mexico at 4 p.m. ET on CTV
  • Brazil vs. Spain at 4 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Korea Republic vs. Costa Rica at 7 p.m. ET on TSN
Monday, June 15
  • Thailand vs. Germany at 4 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Côte D’Ivoire vs. Norway at 4 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Netherlands vs. Canada at 7:30 p.m. ET on CTV
  • China PR vs. New Zealand at 7:30 p.m. ET on TSN
Tuesday, June 16
  • Ecuador vs. Japan at 5 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Switzerland vs. Cameroon at 5 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Nigeria vs. USA at 8 p.m. ET on CTV
  • Australia vs. Sweden at 8 p.m. ET on TSN
Wednesday, June 17
  • Mexico vs. France at 4 p.m. ET on TSN
  • England vs. Colombia at 4 p.m. ET on TSN2
  • Costa Rica vs. Brazil at 7 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Korea Republic vs. Spain at 7 p.m. ET on TSN2
Round of 16 Saturday, June 20
  • 1B vs. 3A/C/D at 4 p.m. ET on CTV
  • 2A vs. 2C at 7:30 p.m. ET on CTV
Sunday, June 21
  • 1E vs. 2D at 1 p.m. ET on TSN
  • 1F vs. 2E at 4 p.m. ET on CTV
  • 1A vs. 3C/D/E at 7:30 p.m. ET on CTV
Monday, June 22
  • 2B vs. 2F at 5 p.m. ET on TSN
  • 1D vs. 3B/E/F at 8 p.m. ET on TSN
Tuesday, June 23
  • 1C vs. 3A/B/F at 10 p.m. ET on TSN
Quarter-Finals Friday, June 26
  • Quarter-final at 4 p.m. ET on TSN
  • Quarter-final at 7:30 p.m. ET on CTV
Saturday, June 27
  • Quarter-final at 4 p.m. ET on CTV
  • Quarter-final at 7:30 p.m. ET on CTV
Semifinals Tuesday, June 30
  • Semifinal #1 at 7 p.m. ET on CTV
Wednesday, July 1
  • Semifinal #2 at 7 p.m. ET on CTV
Bronze Medal and Final Saturday, July 4
  • Bronze Medal at 4 p.m. ET on TSN
Sunday, July 5
  • Final at 7 p.m. ET on CTV
Soccer on Bell Media Bell Media’s CTV, TSN, and RDS own exclusive Canadian media rights to the FIFA World Cup™ package from 2015-2026, which includes the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™, 2018 FIFA WORLD CUP RUSSIA™, 2022 FIFA WORLD CUP QATAR™, and the 2026 FIFA World Cup™, as well as a slate of additional FIFA tournaments. Through a new multi-year broadcast rights agreement with UEFA announced in December 2014, TSN and RDS are the primary Canadian broadcasters of the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE and UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE beginning in 2015. The agreement will see TSN broadcast more than 190+ games, including up to 16 group stage games weekly, extensive coverage of the knockout phase, as well as the UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE FINAL and the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL. RDS will deliver live coverage of three of the leagues’ best matches each week. In addition to its FIFA World Cup™ and UEFA soccer packages, Bell Media’s TSN and RDS also have exclusive broadcast rights to EURO 2016 and are official broadcasters of Major League Soccer in Canada, with coverage of Vancouver Whitecaps FC, Toronto FC, and Montreal Impact as well as the MLS CUP PLAYOFFS, MLS CUP 2015, and the 2015 AT&T MLS ALL-STAR GAME. TSN and RDS also hold a multi-year broadcast agreement with BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE that gives the networks Canadian media rights to half of all games through to the 2015-2016 season. *Subject to change

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