Sirius XM Adds talkSPORT Programming
August 11, 2011 at 12:48 PM (PT)
SIRIUS XM RADIO is adding shows from UTV national U.K. Sports station talkSPORT to its lineup on SIRIUS channel 92 and XM channel 207, starting SATURDAY (8/13) with the beginning of the BARCLAYS ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE season.
Among the talkSPORT shows being added to the SIRIUS XM lineup are ALAN BRAZIL and RONNIE IRANI's "SPORTS BREAKFAST" morning show (aired live 1-5a (ET) with a replay at 4p (ET) and ADRIAN DURHAM and DARREN GOUGH's "DRIVETIME" afternoon show 11a-2p (ET) (replayed at 10p (ET) on weekdays and "WEEKEND SPORT BREAKFAST" with MARK SAGGERS and MICKY QUINN, former striker STAN COLLYMORE's "CALL COLLYMORE," and "FOOTBALL FIRST" with IAN DANTER, ALVIN MARTIN, and RAY HOUGHTON, DAILY MAIL columnist DES KELLY's "PRESS PASS," and MIKE BOVILL's "FULL CONTACT" rugby show on weekends.
"The addition of talkSPORT programming is a terrific enhancement to our lineup and offers a higher level of access for U.S.-based soccer fans," said SIRIUS XM SVP of Sports Programming STEVE COHEN. "In addition to live PREMIER LEAGUE matches, our listeners will now get some of the UK's best sports talk."