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TVA Sports And The WWE © Announce A Dissemination Agreement

Friday, Sep 08, 2017

TVA Sports and WWE today announced a multi-year deal for the weekly broadcast of a one-hour RAW series broadcast , starting Wednesday, October 18 at 10 pm , after Dave Morissette live.

"We are very happy to meet the demand of the amateurs by presenting a gala every week on VAT Sports. Quebec has had great wrestlers over the years and after almost 20 years of absence on the airwaves, we hope that a new generation will follow in the footsteps of Kevin Owens, Sami Zayn, the Rougeau brothers and others, said Véronique Dubois, Director of TVA Sports's programming.

"We are very pleased to be working with TVA Sports to present French-language programming to WWE enthusiasts in Canada," said Michelle Wilson, WWE's Head of Revenue and Marketing. "This partnership allows us to broaden our reach to offer, from coast to coast to coast, our unique thrilling entertainment package designed for the whole family. "

A duo of animator who will put in the full view

For the great return of the WWE on the television of Quebec, TVA Sports has put together a team of the thunder for the description of the fights. Patric Laprade , LE specialist wrestler in Quebec will describe the fighting and will be supported by the very dynamic Kevin Raphael , well known for his videos on social media.

This is an appointment, on October 18th on VAT Sports!

About WWE

WWE, a publicly traded company (NYSE: WWE), is an integrated media organization and recognized as a world leader in entertainment. The company consists of a portfolio of companies that create and broadcast original content 52 weeks per year to an international audience. WWE offers family entertainment through its television programming, pay-per-view, digital media and broadcast platforms. WWE's programming reaches some 650 million households in 20 languages ??around the world. WWE Network, the first high-quality network to broadcast at any time of the day and night and to offer all the live events on the map, in addition to regular programming and a wide range of videos on demand, is currently available in more than 180 countries. The Company's head office is located in Stamford, Connecticut; it also has offices in New York, Los Angeles, London, Mexico City, Mumbai, Shanghai, Singapore, Dubai, Munich and Tokyo.

For more information on WWE (NYSE: WWE), visit  wwe.com  and  corporate.wwe.com . For more information on our global operations, visit  www.wwe.com/worldwide.

About  TVA Sports

TVA Sports has become the undisputed channel for sports enthusiasts, with an offer of many prestigious properties. TVA Sports is the exclusive French National Hockey League (NHL) broadcaster in Canada until 2026 and is now the exclusive French-language broadcaster of the Montreal Impact and official MLS broadcaster until 2021. The channel has entered into agreements with WWE, Major League Baseball (MLB), Toronto Blue Jays, RSEQ and U Sports University Football, Rogers Cup, WTA Tennis, Davis Cup and Fed Cup, QMJHL , LCH, GYM, Eye of the Tiger Management, IndyCar Series, Grands Prix Cyclistes de Québec and Montreal and Red Bull Crashed Ice.

 

Source:groupetva.ca

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