theScore Secures Broadcast and Digital Rights to Copa America, The Most Important Football Event in Latin America

Live coverage begins July 1st with theScore's soccer experts, James Sharman and Kristian Jack, calling all the action

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TORONTO, June 14, 2011 /CNW/ - Score Media Inc. (TSX: SCR) today announces that it has secured the exclusive English language Canadian broadcast rights to Copa America, the most important football event in Latin America.  All of the exciting live soccer action begins July 1st on theScore with 15 games being called live by theScore's soccer experts, James Sharman and Kristian Jack.

Copa America features the best soccer teams from twelve countries in Latin America, including the host country Argentina and defending champion Brazil. The tournament takes place over a three week period in July, with the winner determined in the championship game on July 24th.  As the official English language media partner in Canada, theScore will broadcast 15 live games, including every match from the quarterfinals, semifinals and championship rounds.

"We're thrilled to be showcasing a quality soccer tournament like Copa America on theScore and we're especially excited about having James Sharman and Kristian Jack calling all the action," says Greg Sansone, Vice President, Television, Score Media Inc.

In addition to live television coverage, theScore will also live stream each game on

Prior to the kick-off of Copa America on July 1st, theScore will spend the 12 days leading up to the tournament examining each team through 12 Countries in 12 Days - custom features that will focus on players, coaches and each team's history.

Schedule for Copa America on theScore
Friday July 1st 10:00 PM Argentina - Bolivia
Sunday July 3rd 3:00 PM Brazil - Venezuela
Wednesday July 6th 8:45 PM Argentina - Colombia
Thursday July 7th 8:45 PM Bolivia - Costa Rica
Saturday July 9th 3:00 PM    Brazil - Paraguay
Tuesday July 12th 8:45 PM Uruguay - Mexico
Wednesday July 13th 8:45 PM      BrazilEcuador
Saturday July 16th 3:00 PM Quarter Final 1
Saturday July 16th 6:15 PM Quarter Final 2
Sunday July 17th 3:00 PM Quarter Final 3
Sunday July 17th 6:15 PM Quarter Final 4
Tuesday July 19th 8:45 PM Semi Final 1
Wednesday July 20th 8:45 PM Semi Final 2
Saturday July 23rd 3:00 PM 3rd Place Game
Sunday July 24th 3:00 PM Championship Game

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Score Media is a media company committed to delivering interactive and authentic sports entertainment. Score Media's primary asset, theScore Television Network ("theScore"), is a national specialty television service providing sports news, information, highlights and live event programming in more than 6.8 million homes across Canada. The Company's digital media assets include and the industry leading mobile sports applications ScoreMobile, ScoreMobile FC and SportsTap which reach over three million unique users per month.  Score Media also operates theScore Satellite Radio which is available across North America on SiriusXM. Growing from a team of 60 in 1997 to over 270 employees in 2011, Score Media is a revolutionizing interactive media company.

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Sharon Lassman
Director, Communications
Score Media Inc.
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