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06.15.2021

CBS SPORTS OFFERS DYNAMIC WEEKEND OF RODEO, WNBA, NWSL, SRX, LPGA AND SPECIAL EPISODE OF WE NEED TO TALK ACROSS CBS TELEVISION NETWORK AND PARAMOUNT+ ON JUNE 19-20

CBS Sports offers a dynamic weekend of Rodeo, WNBA, NWSL, SRX, LPGA and a special episode of WE NEED TO TALK on the CBS Television Network, with live broadcast coverage streaming on Paramount+ Premium on Saturday, June 19 and Sunday, June 20.

 

See below for the full lineup:

Saturday, June 19

  • 1 PM, ET – Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo

    • On Juneteenth, the CBS Television Network will broadcast the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo – Vegas Showdown the nation’s only all-Black touring rodeo, in conjunction with PBR. This marks the first time ever a Black rodeo will be carried on national broadcast television.

  • 2 PM, ET – WNBA

    • The Connecticut Sun face off against the Chicago Sky for the teams’ second matchup in three days.

  • 4 PM, ET – NWSL

    • OL Reign heads to North Carolina to take on NC Courage following a draw in their first matchup of the 2021 regular season.

  • 8 PM, ET – Camping World SRX Series

    • Week two of the Camping World SRX Series heads to Knoxville Raceway (Knoxville, Iowa) where legendary drivers from various disciplines compete in identically-prepared cars with host Lindsay Czarniak, play-by-play Allen Bestwick, driver analyst Danica Patrick, roaming analyst Brad Daugherty and pit reporter Matt Yocum.

 

Sunday, June 20

  • 1 PM, ET – WE NEED TO TALK

    • CBS Sports’ critically-acclaimed studio show is hosted by Aditi Kinkhabwala, Summer Sanders, Sarah Kustok and Swin Cash with Seattle Storm guard Jewell Loyd, 2021 Women's College World Series Most Outstanding Player Giselle Juarez and Jamaican Olympian Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce joining as guests. The show also highlights the NWSL, LPGA and Juneteenth initiatives around the sports world.

  • 2 PM, ET – Meijer LPGA Classic

    • The network broadcasts the final-round of the Meijer LPGA Classic, with Grant Boone (host) and Karen Stupples (analyst). Tom Abbott, Jerry Foltz, Jim Gallagher and Amy Rogers also contribute to coverage.

  • 4 PM, ET – NWSL

    • 2021 Challenge Cup champion Portland Thorns FC faces NWSL newcomer KC NWSL.

 

 

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Press Contact:

Bailey Knecht 212-975-1533 bailey.knecht@cbs.com

Press:

Bailey Knecht

Bailey.Knecht@cbs.com