Eurosport to broadcast French Open on Sky 3D

Eurosport will broadcast the 2012 French Open—Roland Garros Live in 3D via Sky's dedicated channel.

The Global sports channel will broadcast a live 3D feed from Centre Court at Roland Garros from May 28th to June 10th.

Jean Thierry Augustin, Eurosport's Managing Director of Rights Acquisition, Distribution & Development said: "Eurosport was the first broadcaster to present live tennis in 3D with the French Open in 2010 and this agreements with Sky will give the British public an opportunity to experience live Grand Slam tennis in 3D."

John Cassy, Director of Sky 3D, added: "We're delighted to be partnering with Eurosport and bringing our customers live action from the French Open, as well as the first 3D Olympics this summer."

Eurosport will also be showcasing its 3D coverage of the London 2012 Olympics on Sky 3D, including the men's 100m final as well as a wide range of other events that will be broadcast in 3D for the first time such as gymnastics, swimming, basketball and canoeing.

DTG Staff  |  17.05.2012

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