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NBC Sports Network to air Paris-Nice and Criterium International

Published March 1, 2013

NEW YORK, NY (BRAIN) — NBC Sports Network will air daily coverage of the Paris-Nice stage race, with coverage starting Sunday at 1 p.m. ET. For the second year in a row, the network will air daily coverage of all eight stages.

Paris-Nice is the first major European stage race of the year. Riders of interest include American Tejay van Garderen of the BMC Racing Team and veteran Tom Boonen of Omega Pharma–Quickstep. Paul Sherwen and Steve Schlanger will provide commentary.

The network, formerly known as Versus, also will cover the two-day Criterium International on March 24. Cadel Evans, Alberto Contador and Andy Schleck are expected to race that event this year.

More information: nbcsports.msnbc.com.

Topics associated with this article: Competition

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