Sirius and XM subscribers nationwide get every CFL game from around the
league including playoffs and 101st Grey Cup
All Montréal Alouettes games will be available in French
TORONTO, June 27, 2013 /CNW/ - SiriusXM Canada (TSX: XSR), the country's leading audio entertainment company, and the
Canadian Football League (CFL) today announced that SiriusXM Canada
will provide comprehensive coverage of the 2013 CFL season, offering
fans nationwide live broadcasts of every game.
Beginning June 27, every regular, post-season, and the 101st Grey Cup championship game will be available to Sirius and XM
subscribers on Canada Talks (channel 167), SiriusXM Canada's new
24-hour current affairs and talk channel dedicated to all aspects of
Canadian life - business, politics, entertainment, lifestyle, health
and sports. In addition, all Montréal Alouettes games will be available
in French on Influence Franco (XM 174) and Attitude Franco (Sirius
"With live nationwide coverage of every game, SiriusXM subscribers can
look forward to catching all the excitement of the 2013 CFL season,"
said Joe Thistle, Director, Sports and Talk Programming, SiriusXM
Canada Inc. "As one of Canada's sports content leaders, we are proud to
continue our eight-year partnership with the CFL."
"Our continued partnership with SiriusXM Canada gives CFL fans in the
U.S. and Canada even more ways to enjoy every minute of every game from
every team this season," said Michael Copeland, President and Chief
Operating Officer for the CFL. "We are excited for the start of season
on June 27 in the brand new Investors Group Field in Winnipeg,
officially kicking off the road to the 101st Grey Cup in Regina."
SiriusXM Canada's complete CFL regular season schedule listing is
available online at http://www.siriusxm.ca/sports-schedules/cfl.
About SiriusXM Canada
Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc. (TSX: XSR) operates as SiriusXM Canada. SiriusXM Canada, with over 2.2
million subscribers, is the country's leading audio entertainment
company and broadcasts more than 120 satellite radio channels featuring premier sports, news, talk, entertainment and commercial-free
music. SiriusXM Canada offers an array of content from the most
recognized news and entertainment brands as well as every major sport
including the NHL, NFL, MLB and CFL.
SiriusXM programming is available on a variety of devices including
pre-installed and after-market radios in cars, trucks and boats,
smartphones and mobile devices, and consumer electronics products for
homes and offices. SiriusXM programming is also available online at www.siriusxm.ca and on Apple, BlackBerry and Android-powered mobile devices.
SiriusXM Canada has partnerships with every major automaker and its
radio products are available at more than 3,000 retail locations
nationwide. To find out more about SiriusXM Canada (TSX: XSR), visit
our website at www.siriusxm.ca.
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About the Canadian Football League
This is today's CFL: star athletes playing a great game in modern
venues. This is the inaugural season of Winnipeg's Investors Group
Field. It's the home of Grey Cup 101 this November in Saskatchewan. It
is where the Ottawa REDBLACKS will debut in 2014, just as the Hamilton
Tiger-Cats take the field in their beautiful new stadium. This is our
league: proudly Canadian and steeped in tradition, but built for the
SOURCE: SiriusXM Canada
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