CBC to broadcast 2014 and 2016 Olympics
The public broadcaster announced Wednesday they will air the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, and the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro. Twitter reacted swiftly as rumours swirled about how it would impact the future of Hockey Night in Canada.
- Well at least we will get to watch the Olympics on Canadian TV, too bad its on CBC. CTV Olympics has been doing such an amazing job!!! maybe we will see you guys again in 2018 and 2020!!! http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/story/2012/08/01/cbc-olympics-rights.html …
- — veronica (@7nicka)Wed, Aug 01 2012 13:35:21Excellent news! Looking forward to Sochi and Rio already! #cbc http://m.thestar.com/sports/article/1235315--cbc-to-broadcast-next-two-olymipcs-in-canada …/sports/article/1235315--cbc-to-broadcast-next-two-olymipcs-in-canada
- — Fraser Rodgers (@VeesVoice)Wed, Aug 01 2012 09:22:43
- Phew...let's hope they don't inherit that song... http://www.thestar.com/sports/article/1235315--cbc-to-broadcast-next-two-olymipcs-in-canada …...
- — Tessie Sanci (@tessiesanci)Wed, Aug 01 2012 09:59:04
- — David Langford (@DaveatLFPress)Wed, Aug 01 2012 09:41:13Hey, I wonder if this means that Brian Williams will switch back to CBC now that Olympic rights have gone back there. #teamsun#London2012.
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