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CBC gets rights to 2022, 2024 Olympic Games

Media | 10/21/2015 3:27 pm EDT

CBC/Radio-Canada said in a press release that it has secured the broadcasting rights for the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games and the 2024 Olympic Games. CBC will become the official broadcaster for the next five Olympic Games including Rio 2016, Pyeongchang 2018 and Tokyo 2020, and will continue its partnership with Rogers Communications Inc. and BCE Inc. for those broadcasts, it said.   The release also added that CBC will be a broadcasting partner from 2016 to at least 2023 for International Olympic Committee’s new global digital Olympic Channel and will focus on providing...