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EA SPORTS Supercross Canadian Television package

AURORA, Ill. (March 6, 2002) - Clear Channel Entertainment announced today that TSN, Canada's Sports Leader, will televise the second part of the 2002 season of EA SPORTS Supercross. The schedule on TSN, which is carried in more than 8 million ...

AURORA, Ill. (March 6, 2002) - Clear Channel Entertainment announced today that TSN, Canada's Sports Leader, will televise the second part of the 2002 season of EA SPORTS Supercross. The schedule on TSN, which is carried in more than 8 million homes, is broken down into one-hour segments for the 125cc and 250cc divisions.

The last half of the season will determine the 250cc EA SPORTS Supercross champion, as defending champion Ricky Carmichael chases down series points leader David Vuillemin. Currently, Carmichael has four wins to Vuillemins's three; however, he is behind by 20 points. <pre> TSN's Broadcast Schedule

Atlanta         125cc           3/8/02          1:30 p.m.
New Orleans     250cc           4/1/01          4:30 p.m.
New Orleans     125cc           4/5/02          4:30 p.m.
Houston         250cc           4/13/02         3:00 p.m.
Houston         125cc           4/21/02         5:30 p.m.
St. Louis       125cc           4/23/02         1:30 p.m.
Pontiac         250cc           4/25/02         1:30 p.m.
Pontiac         125cc           4/26/02         1:30 p.m.
Irving, TX      250cc           4/30/02         1:00 p.m.
Irving, TX      125cc           5/2/02          1:00 p.m.
Salt Lake City  250cc           5/8/02          4:30 a.m.
Salt Lake City  125cc           5/10/02         4:30 a.m.
Las Vegas       250cc           5/13/02         3:00 p.m.
Las Vegas       125cc           5/16/02         3:00 p.m.

*all times Eastern; schedule subject to change

"This is huge for EA SPORTS Supercross," said Dan Krolczyk, senior director of marketing, motorcycles, Clear Channel Entertainment - Motor Sports. "Canadians are a major supporter of supercross and some of the top riders on the tour, such as Jean Sebastien-Roy help create worldwide interest in the sport."

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Drivers Ricky Carmichael , David Vuillemin
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